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Unions calls for the disbanding of PetroSA board

Three different unions have made the demand, citing maladministration and irregular appointments as PetroSA reels from staggering losses

Petrol strike chaos: Pump shortages dampen 99c fuel price relief

The petrol price will drop by 99c on Wednesday, but motorists might find they are unable to buy any fuel at all due to an industry-related strike.

Ceppwawu’s rot is rooted in money

A dirty fight over R4-billion held in the name of the chemical union has sucked in Cosatu leaders.

Union billions at heart of battle

Divisions in the Chemical, Energy, Paper, Printing, Wood and Allied Workers' Union over investments and a trust for members have spilled into court.

Cosatu-affiliated union’s future in question

The labour department wants the troubled Chemical, Energy, Paper, Printing, Wood and Allied Workers' Union to be put under administration.

State of the (striking) nation

Strike season is in full swing. Here's a breakdown of which industry sectors are experiencing strike action this weekend.

Petrol strike: Employers and unions ready to talk

Employers and unions in the petroleum sector have indicated a willingness to meet, the bargaining council for the Chemical Industry has said.

You ain’t seen nothin’ yet, warn striking unions

Unions have vowed to step up their nationwide strike action, with mass marches planned in Johannesburg and Durban to highlight their demands.

Strikers’ use of violence ‘deplorable’

The Steel and Engineering Industries' Federation of South Africa says acts of violence and intimidation were allegedly committed by striking workers.

‘Skint’ employers can’t afford union demands

The metal and engineering industry just can't afford the wage increases unionists want, says the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of SA.

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Sounding the alarm on shack fire losses

A tech solution to fires in informal settlements comes with insurance that pays out the victims of these blazes

How smuggled gold destined for Dubai or Singapore has links to France and Mali

Three Malagasy citizens were apprehended at OR Tambo International airport, but now the trail is found to connect to France and Mali

Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

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