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Today's news - Western Cape

Numsa condemns vicious criminal attack on its members 2017-08-20 [The Citizen/ANA]

Union fined for posting threatening strike action pictures on WhatsApp and Facebook 2017-08-16 [BizTech]

Farming jobs at risk as Cape’s dry spell drags on 2017-08-15 [Business Day]

UCT staff decry ‘callous’ executive 2017-08-11 [Cape Times]

Farm residents in fear of eviction 2017-07-18 [Cape Argus]

Teacher unions to oppose province's 'independent state' move 2017-07-05 [Cape Times]

Cape Town family waits for closure after provincial mortuary workers strike 2017-07-02 [Eyewitness News]

NEHAWU suspends pathology workers strike at 5 WC mortuaries 2017-06-29 [Eyewitness News]

Environ workers stage strike outside WC factory 2017-06-21 [Eyewitness News]

Cosatu leads WC march against women, child abuse 2017-06-08 [Eyewitness News]

Water crisis much worse than City indicates – Cosatu open letter 2017-05-11 [Cape Times]

COSATU calls for Mayor De Lille to step down due to water crisis in the City of Cape Town 2017-05-05 [COSATU]

Golden Arrow, MyCiTi to resume bus services on Saturday 2017-04-15 [The Citizen]

#BusStrike to affect masses 2017-04-12 [Cape Argus]

Battle for Toilet Cleaning Jobs in Gugulethu 2017-03-30 [GroundUp]

Cosatu to gatecrash Mayor Patricia De Lillie's Free Busses for the wealthy on Sunday March 19th 2017-03-19 [COSATU]

Now Sassa workers go on strike 2017-03-14 [Netwerk24]

Cosatu to protest over Western Cape water crisis 2017-03-03 [News24]

Transport union to take Prasa to court for workers protection 2017-02-04 [The Citizen]

SACTWU on strike at Queenspark 2016-10-26 [COSATU]

Clothing union strikes 2016-10-24 [IOL]

Unions warn of secondary solidarity strikes if Robertson wage talks fail 2016-10-21 [The Independent]

Cosatu WC strike on 7th October 2016 2016-10-07 [COSATU]

Samwu threatens to strike against 12 municipalities 2016-10-01 [Eyewitness News]

End in sight for Table Mountain cableway workers’ strike 2016-09-29 [Eyewitness News]

Cableway will roll as workers picket 2016-09-28 [The Times]

Alpha Pharm endagers patients lives 2016-07-28 [COSATU]

Sadtu to honour its late deputy general secretary 2016-07-22 [COSATU]

Cosatu threatens strike over Cape Town transport woes 2016-07-13 [Business Day]

Cosatu memorandum to Metro Rail, City of Cape Town, Provincial Government and Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry 2016-07-13 [COSATU]

Cosatu to strike over poor transport in CT today 2016-07-12 [Eyewitness News]

Cosatu to outline its perspective on the Vision for the City of Cape Town 2016-06-29 [COSATU]

Union set to disrupt Western Cape transport 2016-04-06 [Business Day]

Union marches for the removal of Metrorail regional manager 2016-03-23 [Business Day]

DENOSA leads a march to Western Cape provincial legislature about poor working conditions 2016-03-20 [DENOSA]

Call for Judicial Inquiry into SARU Finances and Jurie Roux 2016-02-28 [COSATU]

Strike action looms at CPUT 2016-02-22 [The Independent]

Municipal staff unrest caused by technical issue has been resolved 2016-01-28 [Witbank News]

Boss pins blame on unpaid workers 2015-12-23 [The Independent]

PE bus services ground to a halt amid strike 2015-10-10 [Eyewitness News]

Ceres protest enters fifth week 2015-10-06 [The Independent]

Crippling strike at Ceres continues 2015-10-06 [Business Day]

Ceres Fruit Growers face 'mother of all marches' 2015-09-25 [Eyewitness News]

Strike takes heavy toll on Ceres 2015-09-23 [The Independent]

Ceres Fruit Growers, union set to return to negotiation table 2015-09-23 [News 24]

Fawu's striking members get more support 2015-09-13 [Eyewitness News]

Fawu workers strike turns violent 2015-09-10 [Eyewitness News]

Fawu members go on strike in Ceres 2015-09-09 [Eyewitness News]

Cosatu threatens Cape metrorail standstill 2015-09-04 [Business Day]

COSATU WC claims victory with the new Rugby Squad selection 2015-08-16 [COSATU]

This month in labour history

13-08-1946 Police open fire on and kill several black miners on a march to Johannesburg during a strike for pay parity. [more]

16-08-2012 South African police fire upon and kill 34 miners at Marikana. [more]