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SABC Board hell bent on sending people to unemployment scrapheap 2018-10-15 [COSATU]

Numsa hits back plastic industry 'tactics' 2018-10-15 [Business Report]

DETAWU appalled by VBS bank ‘heist’ report 2018-10-15 [Eyewitness News]

Numsa to challenge Toyota's strike interdict 2018-10-15 [News24]

SABC admits it may not be able to pay workers 2018-10-15 [Saturday Star]

Minister Davies halts NCR labour dispute 2018-10-15 [News24]

Still no money for Marikana wounded and arrested 2018-10-15 [Mail & Guardian]

Water official suspended for refusing to let unit serve as ‘honey pot’ 2018-10-15 [Business Day]

Numsa: Plastic manufacturers undermining workers' rights 2018-10-15 [Eyewitness News]

Numsa plastic sector workers to strike over wages 2018-10-15 [The Independent]

10 000 Numsa workers to down tools in plastics sector 2018-10-12 [ANA/IOL]

‘Mboweni appointment spells doom for the working class’- Numsa 2018-10-12 [City Press]

Appointment of ‘arrogant’ Mboweni means more suffering for workers – Numsa 2018-10-12 [ANA/The Citizen]

Sassa strike on ice after return to 'ink and paper' fingerprints 2018-10-12 [TImesLIVE]

Social Development suspends SASS's biometric system amid NEHAWU strike 2018-10-12 [Eyewitness News]

Medical council praises axing of scheme curator 2018-10-12 [Cape Times]

VBS scandal: Prasa employee hailed for her role in saving R1-billion 2018-10-12 [GroundUp/Daily Maverick]

#SASSA agrees to suspend biometric system after employee complaints 2018-10-11 [All4Women]

Toyota says Numsa is misrepresenting the facts 2018-10-11 [Business Report]

Sassa strike not affecting grant payments – SA Post Office 2018-10-11 [ANA/The Citizen]

Sassa biometric system suspended as talks start to end strike 2018-10-11 [News24]

Finance minister’s resignation could unveil corruption at PIC: Saftu 2018-10-10 [eNCA]

Sassa offices to be shut down totally by union 2018-10-10 [SowetanLive]

Judge removes ‘spendthrift’ Samwumed curator 2018-10-10 [Business Day]

Industry veterans outline bleak outlook for SA’s deep-level mines and jobs 2018-10-10 [Business Day]

Denel proposes severance packages, salary cuts - union 2018-10-10 [Reuters/Business Report]

Prasa's train control vacancies risk lives 2018-10-10 [SowetanLive]

SAFTU welcomes Nene resignation 2018-10-10 [SAFTU]

SAFTU calls on new Finance Minister to reverse austerity 2018-10-10 [SAFTU]

SASSA shambles continues as employees embark on ‘full-blown’ strike 2018-10-09 [All4Women]

Numsa: Strike at Toyota plants to continue until workers' demands met 2018-10-09 [Eyewitness News]

SAFTU rejects repackaged old neoliberal and austerity programmes that have dismally failed for the past 24 years 2018-10-09 [SAFTU]

Numsa tells ConCourt: Workers should not be fired for refusing to snitch 2018-10-09 [The Star]

Sassa workers to strike, not just for themselves, but for ’17 million beneficiaries’ 2018-10-09 [The Citizen]

Working conditions in the public service under scrutiny 2018-10-09 [Business Day]

Labour regroups after damp-squib jobs summit 2018-10-09 [Mail & Guardian]

Sassa employees set to strike this week “on behalf of all beneficiaries” 2018-10-09 [The South African]

Sassa employees to embark on 'full-blown' strike – Nehawu 2018-10-09 [News 24]

Toyota SA workers go on strike demanding better working conditions 2018-10-09 [Eyewitness News]

Nehawu workers at Sassa to strike this week over biometric system 2018-10-08 [Business Day]

Eskom rejects reports it’s planning to sell core assets 2018-10-08 [Eyewitness News]

PSA questions integrity of Finance Minister Nene's office 2018-10-08 [eNCA]

Selling of Eskom assets not a viable plan, says energy expert 2018-10-08 [The Citizen]

SAFTU condemns ‘death trains’ 2018-10-06 [SAFTU]

Summit deal to create 275,000 jobs a year 2018-10-05 [Business Day]

Unemployment - the mountain we've made into a molehill 2018-10-05 [Fin24]

Nehawu weighs in on high level performance bonuses Parliament says were ‘projections’, not real payments 2018-10-05 [Daily Maverick]

Mathunjwa calls on govt to implement more socialist policies to retain jobs 2018-10-05 [Mining Weekly]

Education Department dismisses claims of teachers leaving SA 2018-10-05 [CNS/The Citizen]

NUMSA vows to support fight against gangsterism in all communities 2018-10-04 [Eyewitness News]

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