The Numsa says it will join forces with its rival the NUM next year to fight against moves to privatise Eskom and other state-owned enterprises.
Over 50 000 workers at the country’s major SOEs will down tools against privatisation at the beginning of next year.
The National Union of Metal Workers has rejected President Cyril Ramaphosa’s contention that sabotage was partly to blame for load shedding.
The National Union of Metal Workers has threatened South African Airways with further legal action unless they involve former Chief Executive Officer Vuyani Jarana in the business rescue process in order to save workers’ jobs at the national carrier.
Numsa and the SACCA reject the statement issued by the Department of Public Enterprises where it states that, “the strike initiated by Numsa and SACCA caused immense damage to the reputation, operations and the deterioration of finances at SAA”.
Trade union Numsa has called on South African Airways to refrain from – what they say – is misleading the public, by attributing the national carrier’s financial and operational woes to the recent strike.
Trade union National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa says the leadership crisis at South African Airways is to blame for the workers not receiving their full salaries.
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa is expected to hold a media briefing in Johannesburg on Friday. This follows reports that the union and the South African Cabin Crew Association have reached an agreement with South African Airways after lengthy wage negotiations.
The strike at South African Airways (SAA) could soon be over. The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will hold a media briefing in Johannesburg on Friday.
National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) says negotiations with South African Airways (SAA) management to end the ongoing workers strike have collapsed.