Steel Manufacturer, Macsteel, has failed in its bid to halt the week-long strike at its operations in Bellville in Cape Town. On Wednesday, the Labour Court dismissed the urgent application filed by Macsteel to interdict the strike.
Macsteel has denied unilaterally deciding to reduce the salaries of its employees by 20%. In a statement released on Friday, Macsteel said they respect the rights of their employees.
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has embarked on a strike at the steel supplier, Macsteel.
Unions representing SAA staff have urged the airline’s Business Rescue Practitioners to participate in efforts to save the struggling airline and not simply push for retrenchments.
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has accused Comair of being insensitive towards its employees.
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has slammed as unlawful the process that is being used by the South African Airways’ (SAA) Business Rescue Practitioners to offer workers retrenchment packages.
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) says that from Friday, various healthcare-workers, especially those affiliated to the Young Nurses Indaba Trade Union (YNITU), will stage a stay-way from work.
The National Transport Movement (NTM) says a decision to shut down South African Airways (SAA) and form a new airline has been reached.
The SAA Business Rescue Practitioners have agreed that they will not consider applying for the national carrier’s liquidation following a meeting with Public Enterprise Minister Pravin Gordhan and trade unions.
The National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa (Numsa) and the South African Cabin Crew Association (Sacca) have announced that they will be heading to court to reject retrenchments at South African Airways (SAA).