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Strike could burst Cape Town's Day Zero bubble 2018-03-09 [TimesLive]

Jobs and profits drying up on grape farms 2018-03-09 [GroundUp]

Black prof takes UCT to court 2018-03-06 [City Press]

Armed men fire on Prasa security staff in Philippi 2018-02-26 [ANA/IOL]

Taxi drivers killed as bullets fly at Cape Town rank 2018-02-23 [TimesLive]

Inside Metrorail’s cable theft and commuter crisis 2018-02-22 [News24]

NSFAS workers on strike for higher wages 2018-02-21 [News24]

Province aims to help 11,000 apprentices get into labour market by 2019 2018-02-21 [Eyewitness News]

Activist group tells MPs that Prasa employees are threatening them 2018-02-13 [ANA/IOL]

Drought: jobs, wine dry up 2018-02-09 [The Citizen]

Union threatens to strike after ticket officer stabbed in head by irate train commuters 2018-02-08 [News24]

Cosatu claims victory for the reduction of water supplied to farmers and moving day zero 2018-02-07 [COSATU]

Farmers lose R14bn as Cape drought bites 2018-02-05 [Business Day]

Cosatu scraps Sun Met protest after Jooste assurance 2018-01-29 [BusinessLive]

Water crisis at last brings the DA leaders out of hiding 2018-01-26 [COSATU]

Our fight is not with Sun Met, but against Markus Jooste - union 2018-01-25 [Fin24]

Cape Town water crisis: 'the poor won’t be scapegoats for incompetence' 2018-01-23 [Eyewitness News]

Union scores victory for Prasa workers on Cape Town’s Central Line 2018-01-19 [ANA/The Citizen]

PRASA, UNTU in talks to reopen Central Line 2018-01-17 [Engineering News]

'It has become a warzone': Train drivers refuse to work on Cape Flats central line 2018-01-15 [News24]

SA Human Rights Commission finalises report on farm evictions 2018-01-09 [Eyewitness News]

Farmer accused of attempted murder, lawyer says he needs urgent help 2018-01-07 [eNCA]

Cape Winelands farms evacuated due to sulphuric acid spill 2018-01-07 [TimesLive]

Outrage over security guard chained to fence post on Cape farm 2018-01-04 [Cape Argus]

Metrorail faces complete collapse, says union federation 2017-12-12 [Cape Argus]

EMS threaten Red Zones after crew gets robbed 2017-12-11 [News24]

Drivers in standoff with security outside Uber office 2017-12-08 [News24]

Cape Town's MyCiti bus project drives creation of 1,000 jobs 2017-11-27 [Business Report]

Fears for Prasa officer's life after shootout 2017-11-25 [Cape Times]

Square Kilometre Array project creates over 7 000 jobs 2017-11-15 [Cape Times]

Mbalula: Cape Town police must make an example of EMS attackers 2017-11-14 [Eyewitness News]

Threat to withdraw emergency services over attacks 2017-11-09 [The Daily Maverick]

EMS crew ambushed on N2 while taking boy, 8, to hospital 2017-11-09 [News24]

Prospects grim for farms 2017-10-26 [TimesLive]

Cape Town rail commuters demand better services 2017-10-23 [SABC]

Agri jobs boom despite crippling drought 2017-10-19 [Cape Argus]

Forestry company condemns violence and intimidation against non-striking employees 2017-10-17 [Talk of the Town]

Cosatu threatens protest action at Saturday’s Test between the Boks and the All Blacks 2017-10-04 [The Times]

City calls for urgent arrest following murder of Golden Arrow bus driver 2017-09-25 [Eyewitness News]

COSATU lays criminal charges against Metrorail 2017-09-21 [Eyewitness News]

Shoprite cashiers who accepted tips in court for theft 2017-09-20 [TimesLive]

The taxi strike in Cape Town is over 2017-09-18 [TimesLive]

Taxi strikes loom in Western Cape, Tshwane 2017-09-18 [Eyewitness News]

Cape to brace for illegal taxi strike 2017-09-17 [Weekend Argus]

Nehawu Statement On Averted Strike At UCT 2017-09-16 [COSATU]

United UCT worker, student front 'gained negotiations victory' 2017-09-15 [The Independent]

UCT and five unions reach agreement 2017-09-15 [The Times]

UCT in talks with union to avoid strike 2017-09-10 [Eyewitness News]

UCT workers slam strike cancellation 2017-09-07 [Cape Argus]

UCT workers slam strike cancellation 2017-09-07 [The Independent]

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