Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has met with unions at South African Airways (SAA) to discuss the salaries of employees.
Trade Union NUMSA has described as unacceptable Autopax’s announcement that it will not be able to pay its employees their full salaries for January.
SAA has advised its customers to contact its call centre or their travel agents to make alternate flight arrangements or request a refund.
The South African Transport and Allied Workers Union (Satawu) has rejected the five per cent wage increase offer from companies in the private security sector.
At least 150 000 workers in the security industry have threated to embark on a wage strike over salary disparities and dispute.