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Domestic workers fight for national minimum wage [GroundUp] 2020-01-17

SAFTU calls for maximum working-class unity to fight job loss blood bath and worsening unemployment [SAFTU] 2020-01-17

National jobs bloodbath [BusinessTech] 2020-01-16

NEHAWU threatens to embark on national strike [East Coast Radio] 2020-01-15

Beef up security or more patients will get hurt at state health facilities, warns Denosa [TimesLIVE] 2020-01-15

Union vows to fight Massmart retrenchments 'tooth and nail' [Cape Talk radio] 2020-01-15

Heads must roll at Eskom, demand unions [The Citizen] 2020-01-13

NUMSA slams entire Eskom board as 'incompetent' amid ructions [Sierra Leone News] 2020-01-12

Cosatu uses ANC January 8 rally to call for dissolution of Eskom board [IOL] 2020-01-11

Eastern Cape No pay, no work: Ambulance drivers down keys [GroundUp] 2020-01-10


Today's labour news

South African union angered by Telkom's proposed job cuts 2020-01-20 [Reuters]

North West Glencore to restructure SA ferrochrome following “material losses” at Rustenburg smelter 2020-01-18 [MiningMX ]

Solidarity demands 'reckless' Telkom retrenchments be put on ice 2020-01-18 [Fin24]

Sibanye-Stillwater to cut lesser jobs than initially indicated at Marikana 2020-01-18 [Business Report]

Sale of SAA aircraft ‘demonstration of rampant looting’, says NUMSA 2020-01-18 [Eyewitness News]

Numsa welcomes resignation of SAA director Kingston, calls on rest of board to follow suit 2020-01-18 [Fin24]

Concern over principals forcing pupils to drop pure maths to improve pass rate 2020-01-18 [Daily News]

NEHAWU supports SAUS memorandum of demands to DHET on 2020 University registration 2020-01-18 [Polity]

Massmart’s poised for showdown with union over downsizing 2020-01-18 [The Africa Report]

'There's not a lot we can do': Unions await clarity on R2bn for SAA 2020-01-18 [Fin24]

Eastern Cape Rift over SAMWU statement on Makana 0 2020-01-18 [Grocott's Mail]

Western Cape Robben Island Museum strike suspended to allow for negotiation 2020-01-18 [Cape Times]

POPCRU supports calls for a gun-free country 2020-01-18 [Polity]

CWU calls for Telkom to help affected employees set up businesses as retrenchments loom 2020-01-18 [SABC]

Domestic workers fight for national minimum wage 2020-01-17 [GroundUp]

Fedusa says the entire Telkom board must go 2020-01-17 [Business Report]

Minister seeks urgent meeting with Telkom over looming retrenchments 2020-01-17 [JacarandaFM]

Mineworker's child's dream to become medic on course 2020-01-17 [SowetanLIVE]

SAFTU calls for maximum working-class unity to fight job loss blood bath and worsening unemployment 2020-01-17 [SAFTU]

SAFTU statement on Reserve Bank's decision to cut interests rate by 0.25% 2020-01-17 [SAFTU]

Four decades on, will there be justice for Neil Aggett when inquest reopens Monday? 2020-01-17 [Daily Maverick]

KwaZulu-Natal Ugu suspends 14 workers for misconduct 2020-01-17 [The Mercury]

North West Mamusa council has a huge task ahead to fix province - Samwu 2020-01-17 [ANA/IOL]

Workers must be defended against Telkom CEO Sipho Maseko – Union 2020-01-17 [MyBroadband]

3000 jobs on the line as union reveals Telkom's retrenchment plans 2020-01-17 [DispatchLIVE]

The crisis of South Africa’s energy company and unions’ plan to save it 2020-01-17 [Peoples Dispatch]

Western Cape Production stops as Numsa strike hits Hisense plant near Cape Town 2020-01-17 [Fin24]

Do not help with unbundling, unions demand of Eskom - but utility says it never got the memo 2020-01-16 [Fin24]

National jobs bloodbath 2020-01-16 [BusinessTech]

‘Reckless, merciless’: Union blasts Telkom for swingeing job cuts 2020-01-16 [Tech Central]

Unions threaten drastic action at Telkom to fight job cuts 2020-01-16 [BusinessLive]

Eastern Cape Talks deadlock as PE bus strike enters fourth week 2020-01-16 [GroundUp]

Gauteng Former municipal workers fight labour broker issue 2020-01-16 [GroundUp]

COSATU statement on the Reserve Bank MPC's decision to cut interest rates 2020-01-16 [Polity]

Vavi: His latest standout quotes blasting ANC, Gordhan and government 2020-01-16 [The South African]

Mpumalanga Security guards not yet paid, but various offices are operating again 2020-01-16 [Ridge Times]

NUM still has confidence in Ramaphosa but seeks new public enterprises minister 2020-01-16 [Radio 702]

‘Eskom board members, do the country a favour and resign’: Numsa 2020-01-16 [SowetanLive]

SADTU welcomes the beginning of the 2020 academic year 2020-01-16 [Polity]

Unions call for Gordhan’s head in picket at Eskom’s Sandton offices 2020-01-16 [Daily Maverick]

En Afrique du Sud, les syndicats ne veulent pas de la scission d'Eskom 2020-01-15 [IndustriALL]

Sindicatos sudafricanos se manifiestan en contra de la división de Eskom 2020-01-15 [IndustriALL]

Профсоюзы ЮАР требуют остановить разделение Eskom 2020-01-15 [IndustriALL]

Stop the split of Eskom, say South Africa unions 2020-01-15 [IndustriALL]

3000 jobs on the line as union reveals Telkom's retrenchment plans 2020-01-15 [TimesLIVE]

Pravin Gordhan must step down, say Num and Numsa 2020-01-15 [IOL]

NEHAWU threatens to embark on national strike 2020-01-15 [East Coast Radio]

'Eskom must recover municipal debt before pickpocketing SA with 17% tariff hike' 2020-01-15 [Cape Talk radio]

Numsa and NUM to picket at Eskom, call for Pravin Gordhan to be fired 2020-01-15 [TimesLIVE]

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