Amplats should not concede to Amcu demands, says analyst

Amplats should ride out the current strike rather than give in to Amcu's demands to retract its planned job cuts, says Coronation Asset Management.

Nationwide strikes hit the rand

Countrywide strikes by mining, transport and metalworkers has weakened the rand and eroded investor confidence.

Unions and mine bosses in war of words ahead of strikes

Union leaders have warned that mine owners' handling of pay talks could provoke violence in Tuesday's strikes in the gold sector.

Mercedes-Benz workers strike over outsourcing plans

Thousands of workers at the Mercedes-Benz plant in East London have embarked on a strike for the first time in 24 years, reports the Daily Dispatch.

Marikana: Strikers file into stadium for Amcu leader’s address

Noises believed to be gunshots were heard inside the Wonderkop Stadium, in Marikana, while striking miners gathered for a meeting.

Wildcat strikes ‘are related to different issues’, says Exxaro

An unprotected strike at coal miner Exxaro has spread, bringing production to a halt, says the company.

Amplats miners head back to work after clashes

Anglo American Platinum workers in Rustenburg have returned to work after clashes and work stoppages.

Weekend 101: Sparkly vampires and Mangaung

In this week's Weekend 101, the race for Mangaung becomes more interesting, the Spear is declassified and Twilight comes to town.

Malema soldiers on

Malema addressed disgruntled soldiers who were placed on special leave and used the opportunity to take a dig at Jacob Zuma and the ANC

Cosatu affiliated-unions declare wage dispute

Public service unions have declared a formal dispute with the government, raising the prospect of a major strike after months of wage negotiations.

Public service strike exposes chinks in Botswana’s armour

Almost 100 000 public servants have been on strike in Botswana since Monday last week, in an unprecedented display of popular militancy.

Cosatu condemns death of Samwu worker

Cosatu on Monday condemned the death of a Samwu member who was allegedly killed by police while striking in Pretoria last week.


High court refuses application to cross provinces for a funeral

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

Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

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

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