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Still no deal in Eskom wage negotiations
Still no deal in Eskom wage negotiations
Eskom and the unions representing workers have not yet reached a wage deal, nearly a month after negotiations began.
Eskom wage talks: Unions want meeting with Nene, Gordhan
Eskom wage talks: Unions want meeting with Nene, Gordhan
Having reached a “sensitive stage” in the wage negotiation process, unions representing Eskom workers have asked to meet with Finance Minister...
No shutdown yet for Eskom workers
No shutdown yet for Eskom workers
At a joint press conference on Tuesday, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and the National Union of Metalworkers (Numsa) said, despite...
'We can't support our families' — Workers at Gupta-owned coal mine down tools
'We can't support our families' — Workers at Gupta-owned coal mine down tools
Mineworkers at the Gupta-owned Optimum Coal Mine in Mpumalanga downed tools on Wednesday over the uncertainty of their jobs and the future of the...
Mining industry on alert over violence on the platinum belt
Mining industry on alert over violence on the platinum belt
The recent spate of killings on North West province’s platinum belt mirrors the murders that happened before the Marikana massacre in August...
Hired guns aim for Numsa
Hired guns aim for Numsa
With a spate of killings tormenting South Africa’s mining industry, metalworkers union Numsa has revealed that its members working in the North...
Climate of fear grips Amcu ‘rebels’
Climate of fear grips Amcu ‘rebels’
Five years after the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) became the biggest mining union on the platinum belt, its president,...
NUM vs NUM: Union members clash in Stilfontein at election meeting
NUM vs NUM: Union members clash in Stilfontein at election meeting
Intra-union violence broke out in the mining town of Stilfontein, near Klerksdorp, when National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) members clashed over a leadership election on Sunday night, resulting in two people being injured and a union vehicle damaged....
Forget Zuma, jobs are the issue
Forget Zuma, jobs are the issue
The news that Jacob Zuma survived another vote of no confidence was not the worst news of the week. The worst news was arguably the unemployment...
Eskom strike threats grow as Numsa demands urgent talks with CEO Brian Molefe
Eskom strike threats grow as Numsa demands urgent talks with CEO Brian Molefe
In an eleventh hour decision – the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has applied for a strike certificate in order to down...
NUM members down tools at Eskom despite the illegal strike putting their jobs at risk
NUM members down tools at Eskom despite the illegal strike putting their jobs at risk
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has convened its regional officials to plan a full-blown strike at Eskom, but its members are in the firing...
One-time giant NUM counts losses
One-time giant NUM counts losses
The once all-powerful National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) continues to shed members, ending 2015 at two-thirds of its size in 2011.

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