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Today's news - Gauteng

Three miners dead as strike drags on 2018-12-06 [The Sowetan]

Security guard dies after being set alight in plastics strike chaos 2018-12-06 [The Citizen]

Multiple charges filed after a protest action at Blomo Plastics 2018-12-06 [Springs Advertiser]

NUM to probe allegations of infighting as month-long strike continues 2018-12-06 [eNCA]

‘NUM has held non-strikers to ransom’ 2018-12-05 [Business Report]

South deep in crisis as NUM says it could strike until Easter 2018-12-04 [The City Press]

NUM's regional chair stabbed at mass meeting 2018-12-04 [Fin24]

NUM in favour of returning to work at South Deep Mine 2018-12-04 [Business Report]

NUM misses deadline to end four-week Goldfields strike 2018-12-03 [Fin24]

Avis drivers go on strike 2018-12-01 [eNCA]

SA labour must stop pricing itself out of global market 2018-11-30 [Business Report]

Sibanye-Stillwater operating below capacity due to Amcu strike 2018-11-29 [Eyewitness News]

Gold Fields warns striking workers there will be no ‘sweetener’ deals 2018-11-29 [Mining Weekly]

Minister Mantashe unhappy with Gold Fields after job talks 2018-11-28 [Reuters/Mining Weekly]

Sibanye-Stillwater expects more violence as Amcu strike continues 2018-11-28 [The Times]

New offer to end Gold Fields strike likely to be rejected, says union 2018-11-28 [Fin 24]

West Rand municipality strike enters 5th week 2018-11-27 [News24]

Workers have lost R56m in wages as Gold Fields strike nears four weeks 2018-11-25 [Fin24]

Striking mineworkers could forfeit Christmas bonuses 2018-11-24 [eNCA]

Gold Fields loses R6m a day as NUM strike enters third week 2018-11-23 [ANA/IOL]

One dead as gold mine strike in SA turns violent 2018-11-23 [Nehanda Radio]

Violence flares up at Sibanye 2018-11-23 [The Independent]

Amcu urges striking Sibanye-Stillwater workers to protest peacefully 2018-11-23 [Eyewitness News]

HPCSA workers protest over job security 2018-11-21 [Eyewitness News]

South Deep strike into third week as mine cuts jobs 2018-11-20 [City Press]

Brigadier Lucky Mabule in court for 'assaulting' Popcru shop steward 2018-11-20 [Pretoria News]

Calls for death penalty after man in court for woman's 'murder' 2018-11-20 [Pretoria News]

Gold miner smuggles in workers by night to bypass strikers 2018-11-19 [Bloomberg/Mining Weekly]

Samwu is not backing down over non-payment of third party contributions 2018-11-18 [Sunday Independent]

Police fire rubber bullets to disperse striking Dis-Chem workers 2018-11-17 [News 24]

National NUM intervenes in Gold Fields impasse amid ongoing violence 2018-11-16 [Fin24]

West Rand municipality workers vow to continue shutdown until premier addresses their demands 2018-11-16 [News24]

'Lesufi previously failed to fulfil a promise to pay workers' 2018-11-16 [Eyewitness News]

Workers shut down services at the bankrupt West Rand District Municipality 2018-11-15 [News24]

Workers kill business owner's pet parrot during plastics industry strike 2018-11-15 [News24]

Nurses leave clinic in protest against attack 2018-11-15 [The Citizen]

South Deep strike hits Gold Fields’ output 2018-11-14 [Business Report]

Rail guards lament unexplained pay decreases 2018-11-14 [SowetanLive]

NUMSA condemns UPD for shooting unarmed workers during a picket! 2018-11-13 [NUMSA]

Nurses' union not allowed in City of Tshwane clinics 2018-11-10 [Pretoria News]

SABC threatened with shutdown over retrenchment notice 2018-11-10 [SABC]

Samwu vows to bring West Rand to a standstill over salaries 2018-11-08 [News24]

Blame in all directions for violence during Gold Fields strike 2018-11-07 [Fin24]

Gold Fields accuses NUM of intimidation, violence during strike at South Deep mine 2018-11-07 [Business Report]

West Rand municipality workers on strike over benefits 2018-11-07 [Eyewitness News]

Gold Fields wins court interdict against NUM as South Deep strike takes hostile turn 2018-11-05 [miningmx.com]

Public Protector report confirms the past mismanagement of Pikitup 2018-11-05 [Sandton Chronicle]

Pressure on West Rand municipality to pay salaries has paid off, Samwu says 2018-11-03 [Business Day]

'We get nothing from e-tolls‚' marchers say as they descend on Union Buildings 2018-11-03 [SowetanLive]

Gold Fields may halt production after strike notice 2018-11-02 [ANA/Business Report]

This month in labour history

4-12-2007 The first ever nation-wide miner's strike. A one-day stoppage by the National Union of Mineworkers over working conditions and safety. [more]

19-12-1995 Two hour stoppage by the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) against privatisation. [more]