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SAFTU condemns Mboweni’s bosses’ budget 2019-02-21 [SAFTU]

Mboweni receives workers’ demands ahead of budget speech 2019-02-21 [GroundUp]

Budget Speech 2019: “We’ll not listen to that rubbish” – says Zwelinzima Vavi 2019-02-21 [The South African]

BUDGET 2019: A tale of two marches 2019-02-21 [Daily Maverick]

Cosatu: Mboweni has no clear plan to tackle SA’s major crises 2019-02-21 [BusinessLive]

Eskom workers targeted while corrupt go untouched, says Cosatu 2019-02-21 [TimesLIVE]

Amcu members striking themselves into poverty – Solidarity 2019-02-21 [ANA/The Citizen]

Teachers speak out against physical assault by pupils 2019-02-21 [Cape Times]

ANC pleads for workers as banks close Bosasa accounts 2019-02-21 [SowetanLive]

South Africa faces a crisis of representation and legitimacy 2019-02-21 [Daily Maverick]

Numsa special NEC to discuss plastics strike, Eskom unbundling 2019-02-20 [ANA/IOL]

Unbundling Eskom not the panacea for its ills, says Cosatu 2019-02-20 [BusinessLive]

Mathunjwa calls out NUM, Solidarity for ‘protecting beneficiaries of apartheid’ 2019-02-20 [City Press]

AMCU calls on Sibanye-Stillwater shareholders to disinvest 2019-02-20 [Eyewitness News]

Don't trample on workers, Cosatu pleads in march to Parliament 2019-02-20 [Fin24]

COSATU calls for VAT increase to be scrapped 2019-02-20 [GroundUp]

Workers must not have to pay for bosses’ crimes 2019-02-19 [SAFTU]

#Eskom ills: no proof of sabotage 2019-02-19 [Pretoria News]

COSATU hopes Ramaphosa enlightens them on Eskom unbundling plan 2019-02-19 [Eyewitness News]

Nehawu vows to fight until lecturers’ needs are met 2019-02-19 [Sunday Independent]

Government to halt incentives for public servants 2019-02-19 [ANA/IOL]

We need to end violence in schools, says Sadtu 2019-02-19 [Cape Argus]

#Bosasa: Workers protest amid sudden shutdown plan 2019-02-19 [News24]

Government urged to employ Bosasa workers as company files for liquidation 2019-02-19 [ANA/IOL]

Satawu ‘shocked’ at news that SAA would be split into three 2019-02-19 [JacarandaFM]

SAFTU demands a People’s Budget 2019-02-18 [SAFTU]

Over 1,000 jobs at risk as Coca-Cola reels from sugar tax 2019-02-18 [BusinessLive]

Cyril Ramaphosa’s Eskom plan faces blowback 2019-02-18 [City Press]

Samwu outraged that City of Joburg has disconnected services 2019-02-18 [Business Day]

Sibanye and Amcu show no signs of backing down 2019-02-18 [Business Day]

Fellow unions call out Amcu on strike tactics 2019-02-18 [Mail & Guardian]

Vavi happier to be outside the ANC alliance now 2019-02-16 [The Citizen]

Strike adds to Dis-Chem’s Christmas woes 2019-02-16 [Business Day]

FAWU enters the Clover fray 2019-02-16 [Business Day]

Eskom jobs will not be cut, says Ramaphosa 2019-02-16 [Business Day]

NUM tells Ramaphosa to disband Eskom board 2019-02-16 [Sowetan]

The status quo should remain at Eskom, NUM says 2019-02-16 [Business Day]

Ramaphosa rules out any privatisation of Eskom 2019-02-16 [ANA/The Citizen]

Eskom defends govt decision to bring in external engineers to probe crisis 2019-02-16 [Eyewitness News]

Maimane calls for tough stance towards trade unions on Eskom 2019-02-16 [Business Day]

Up to 400,000 new jobs crucial 2019-02-16 [The Citizen]

Dennis George appalled at defamation, lies about AYO 2019-02-16 [Business Report]

NEHAWU begins nationwide shutdown of colleges 2019-02-16 [GroundUp]

Sibanye-Stillwater warns of possible job cuts 2019-02-16 [Mail & Guardian]

Motsepe, ANC elite to make money from IPPs – EFF, Numsa 2019-02-13 [The Citizen]

Thousands take to streets in protest against job losses 2019-02-13 [GroundUp]

Fix Eskom and hands off our jobs, warns Cosatu 2019-02-13 [Daily Maverick]

Loadshedding: Eskom is trying to blackmail SA, says SACP 2019-02-13 [News24]

Cosatu plans to bring SA to (even more of) a standstill 2019-02-13 [The Citizen]

Department of Basic Education Concerned Over Looming Strike 2019-02-13 [allAfrica.com]

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