Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA)

 
VW workers still seeking compensation after 20 years
VW workers still seeking compensation after 20 years
Hundreds of Eastern Cape auto workers are still fighting for compensation almost 20 years after Volkswagen South Africa (VWSA) fired them for...
Ties that bind: The Poya and Mantashe family link
Ties that bind: The Poya and Mantashe family link
The mystery of how a disgraced civil servant, who is the subject of two criminal investigations related to his previous job, landed a cushy board...
Use of lie detectors put to the test
Use of lie detectors put to the test
An upcoming court battle will challenge the practice of using polygraphs in the workplace — which has persisted in South Africa, despite the...
CCMA case increases from national minimum wage
CCMA case increases from national minimum wage
“We are really battling to cope,” says executive director of the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA), Cameron...
CCMA conference highlights minimum wage struggles
CCMA conference highlights minimum wage struggles
Numerous applications for exemption and institutional failure are hampering the government’s efforts to reach its target of six million...
Media workers’ union gets the boot
Media workers’ union gets the boot
Once a powerful force in the media industry, the Media Workers’ Association of South Africa (Mwasa) has now been stripped of its status as a...
CCMA cases pile up with new law
CCMA cases pile up with new law
The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA), has received 1 073 minimum wage referrals for the first half of this year...
Domestic workers: overworked, underpaid and unprotected
Domestic workers: overworked, underpaid and unprotected
Domestic workers wearing colourful coveralls, aprons and head wraps, some carrying mops and brooms, recently gathered at Church Square in Pretoria...
Minimum wage: Over 360 employers want out
Minimum wage: Over 360 employers want out
Over 360 employers, employing over 42 000 workers, have applied to be exempt from the R20 an hour national minimum wage.
‘Tiso Blackstar is just the beginning’
‘Tiso Blackstar is just the beginning’
In an imperilled newspaper industry, one trade union is positioning itself as a defender of the rights of journalists in the workplace.
Pan-Africanist parties hope for revival
Pan-Africanist parties hope for revival
Pan-African and black consciousness parties are hoping to make a comeback on the parliamentary scene after the May 8 elections.
Job losses threaten the CSIR’s reputation
Job losses threaten the CSIR’s reputation
Close to 100 jobs at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) are on the line as the continent’s leading research centre...

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