Metal industry turmoil intensifies

A dispute over union membership numbers is holding up the extension of the wage agreement.

Numsa continues strike over wage offer conditions

The union has accepted a wage offer from employers but will continue striking over conditions relating to future pay negotiations.

Numsa strike continues despite Seifsa’s ‘hasty’ latest offer

Numsa will convene a number of member meetings to present the latest wage offer to its members, despite Seifsa already making the offer public.

Labour wage war puts collective bargaining in the dock

A mammoth court battle between employers and SA's largest bargaining council is set to have huge ramifications for labour and wage hike processes.

Numsa says no wage deal’s been struck

Numsa has denied it reached a wage deal with steel and engineering firms and says the strike has not been called off.

Vavi: Workers are losing patience with inequality

South Africa is facing a major crisis because of the inequalities that are growing every day, says Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.

‘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.


High court refuses application to cross provinces for a funeral

Despite “extreme sympathy”, court says it must uphold the law

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories