Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA)

 
​Fixed-term contracts – there must be a justifiable reason to use them
​Fixed-term contracts – there must be a justifiable reason to use them
The use of fixed-term contracts of employment appeals to employers for a number of reasons, some of which are legitimate; others are frowned upon...
Former PIC executive denies wrongdoing in VBS looting
Former PIC executive denies wrongdoing in VBS looting
Paul Magula, a former risk and compliance executive who was sacked by the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) for failing to protect its...
Headaches on wage front
Headaches on wage front
The new national minimum wage has been a subject of contention from both business and labour and, although it is too soon to tell the effect of the...
Comair strike by Numsa-affiliated ground staff averted, for now
Comair strike by Numsa-affiliated ground staff averted, for now
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will no longer be embarking on a planned national strike against Comair after the...
Deadly twist to university dispute
Deadly twist to university dispute
In January 2017, the University of Zululand’s arts faculty dean, Gregory Kamwendo, received a threat that he would go back to Malawi in a coffin....
Cape school accused of coercing black teacher to resign
Cape school accused of coercing black teacher to resign
A grade five pupil at a school in the pristine southern suburbs of Cape Town asked a flabbergasted parent “Are black teachers real teachers?”...
CCMA plans to intervene in Sasol strike — Solidarity
CCMA plans to intervene in Sasol strike — Solidarity
The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) wants to assist in defusing the strike launched by trade union Solidarity at...
Racism in the Cape Town yoga community: One instructor's story
Racism in the Cape Town yoga community: One instructor's story
Earlier this year Kafui Awoonor took her employer Fulvio Grandin — the owner of the yoga studio Yogazone, on Kloof Street in Cape Town where...
Gautrain will operate on public holiday, no end in sight for strike
Gautrain will operate on public holiday, no end in sight for strike
The Gautrain will operate on Thursday (Women's Day) with a reduced service during peak periods, as the strike continues.
Gautrain strike to continue, Cape Town taxi strike called off
Gautrain strike to continue, Cape Town taxi strike called off
As the Gautrain strike entered its second week, the first day of the...
Gautrain strike: Wage negotiations with the help of the CCMA underway
Gautrain strike: Wage negotiations with the help of the CCMA underway
The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) is currently in the process of mediating in the wage deadlock between striking...
Court shows employers who’s boss
Court shows employers who’s boss
Unions say the Constitutional Court’s judgment on Thursday could spell the end of labour broking.

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