Posts tagged as Unions

Power system remains unstable as Eskom declares dispute with unions

Eskom says it has declared a dispute with trade unions National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), The National Union of Metal Workers of South Africa (NUMSA) and Solidarity over the precondition that NUM and NUMSA introduced as part of the wage negotiations. Last week at a meeting convened through the auspices of the Commission for Conciliation, […]

Telkom dismisses union allegation of mass staff reduction

  Telkom has dismissed as baseless union allegations that it was planning to reduce its number of employees by 9500 over the next six months. The South African Communications Union (SACU) claimed that the company intends slashing its workforce in half — firing 9500 of its 19 000 employees — within the next six months, with […]