Two South African unions on Friday rejected job cuts proposed to rescue South African Airways, which has cost the government more than a billion dollars to stave off bankruptcy and will cost it about half that again to reform.
Administrators at state-owned South African Airways (SAA) have asked creditors to delay the publication of a rescue plan for the cash-strapped airline until next week, after trade unions objected to the plan being published on Monday.
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.
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has accused Comair of being insensitive towards its employees.