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PPC warns of job losses as it ramps up turnaround plan 2024-06-25 [Business Day]

Cosatu not consulted about government of national unity — ‘that train had long left’ 2024-06-25 [Daily Maverick]

Satawu wants more heads on the block as Transnet Ports boss Pepi Silinga walks the plank 2024-06-25 [Business Report]

SAFTU appalled by continued bungling of NSFAS 2024-06-25 [SAFTU]

SAFTU welcomes SAHR and Equality Court’s conclusion on MP’s racist remarks 2024-06-25 [SAFTU]

COSATU statement on second Central Executive Committee meeting 2024-06-25 [COSATU]

Corrupt management officials compromising Transnet's business activity, says SATAWU 2024-06-24 [Eyewitness News]

Abasebenzi finally get an increase 2024-06-24 [Daily Sun]

GIWUSA welcomes wage increases for workers in fast-moving consumer goods sector 2024-06-24 [Eyewitness News]

Labour rights clash: Cosatu vs DA 2024-06-24 [Biz News]

Growing calls for Ramaphosa to keep DA away from Employment and Labour Ministry 2024-06-22 [Eyewitness News]

NUMSA demands that the Department of Labour must send inspectors to SA Steel Mills because it is allegedly exploiting undocumented foreign workers. 2024-06-22 [NUMSA]

Looting of state pension fund – Solidarity 2024-06-22 [Politicsweb/Solidarity]

Workers describe appalling conditions at Eswatini mine 2024-06-21 [GroundUp]

HPCSA boss accused of blowing thousands on sushi, shopping and Ubers 2024-06-21 [Juta Medical Brief]

Over 4 000 employers in pension fund contribution arrears 2024-06-21 [SABC]

Numsa wants Labour Department to send inspectors to SA Steel Mills 2024-06-21 [The Star]

COSATU demands Democratic Alliance and Parliament expel unrepentant MP, Renaldo Gouws 2024-06-21 [COSATU]

Numsa strike at SA Steel Mills enters third week while SA Taxi action is put on ice 2024-06-20 [Business Report]

Cosatu plans to discuss salary increase of MPs with Ramaphosa 2024-06-20 [SABC]

COSATU congratulates President Cyril Ramaphosa on his second term 2024-06-19 [COSATU]

Doors to close on Media24 print titles — 800 jobs affected 2024-06-19 [Daily Maverick]

Attack on police should be declared treason, Sapu says after vicious assault on JMPD officer 2024-06-19 [The Star]

Healthworkers, patients under siege from criminals 2024-06-19 [SowetanLIVE]

Unions slam Mercedes-Benz for proposed job cuts after recording R4.4 billion profit 2024-06-19 [DFA/Business Report]

“Solidarity Is the Foundation of any Struggle” 2024-06-18 [Rosa Luxemburg Siftung]

Cosatu concerned about inclusion of DA in GNU 2024-06-18 [SABC]

Youth Day: PSA calls on government to prioritise youth unemployment 2024-06-17 [Eyewitness News]

POPCRU calls for cop killers to be charged with high treason 2024-06-17 [Eyewitness News]

COSATU welcomes inauguration of 7th National Council of Provinces 2024-06-16 [COSATU]

COSATU calls on GNU to do more for youth 2024-06-16 [COSATU]

SADTU statement on National Youth Day 2024 2024-06-16 [SADTU]

COSATU welcomes re-election of President Ramaphosa, election of Premiers and Presiding Officers, and convening of Parliament and Provincial Legislatures 2024-06-16 [COSATU]

NUMSA is dismayed that Mercedes Benz South Africa is contemplating retrenchments 2024-06-15 [NUMSA]

Union seeks involvement in hiring of criminal justice cluster ministers 2024-06-14 [Sunday World]

Numsa slams Mercedes-Benz SA for wanting to retrench 702 workers 2024-06-14 [IOL]

COSATU rejects Mercedes Benz SA planned job cuts 2024-06-14 [COSATU]

NUM delegates divided on calls to legalise artisanal mining 2024-06-14 [Eyewitness News]

700 Mercedes jobs at risk 2024-06-14 [BusinessTech]

Cosatu promises to defend workers’ gains amid ongoing coalition talks 2024-06-14 [SABC]

Workers await access to pensions through two-pot retirement system 2024-06-14 [SABC]

Security guards protest outside Durban hospital, demanding their jobs back 2024-06-14 [GroundUp]

Retrenchments at Mercedes Benz SA should be averted 2024-06-14 [SAFTU]

'DA is a no-no': NUM makes stance clear on ANC-DA power-sharing deal 2024-06-13 [Eyewitness News]

COSATU urges workers to guard against Mpox 2024-06-13 [COSATU]

Popcru demands consultation on GNU ministerial posts 2024-06-12 [IOL]

Government promises to protect workers’ rights 2024-06-12 [SABC]

Axed miners vow to keep fighting 2024-06-12 [Daily Sun]

ConCourt confirms Coca-Cola’s retrenchments were for operational requirements 2024-06-12 [Polity/Bowmans]

NUM set to outline its policy framework to Tripartite Alliance 2024-06-11 [SABC]

This month in labour history

This month in labour history

6-06-1988 A general strike was declared by black unions and anti-apartheid groups. Up to 3 million took part in the stoppage, in protest at the 2-year-old state of emergency restrictions on the right to strike. They held out against police shootings. [more]

10-06-1918 African workers rallied in Johannesburg to protest the jailing of all 152 striking municipal workers. who had gone on strike for a shilling a day increase in pay. Radicals attempted to organise a general strike which was called off. [more]

26-06-1957 SACTU launches a "one pound a day" campaign and calls for a strike. 70 to 80% of workers in Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth and Vereeniging observe it, achieving the first significant wage improvement since 1945. [more]