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Elderly Cape Town man fined R10 000 for selling 3 men into forced labour 2019-09-18 [News24]

Union threatens go-slow until city of ct pays firefighters overtime 2019-09-18 [Eyewitness News]

Firefighters launch online petition to be paid fairly for overtime hours 2019-09-18 [Weekend Argus]

Cape Town firefighters threaten to boycott overtime shifts over pay 2019-09-18 [Eyewitness News]

SAPO employee in Uyinene Mrwetyana murder case dismissed, 174 others have criminal records 2019-09-17 [Cape Argus]

Oak Valley: employers and employees argue over court jurisdiction 2019-09-17 [GroundUp]

'Ball in City's court' to settle overtime dispute with firefighters 2019-09-16 [Cape Times]

Call for forensic investigation into farm worker equity schemes 2019-09-16 [Daily Maverick]

No overtime, no work, say Cape Town firefighters 2019-09-14 [Weekend Argus]

UAWU strike continues despite no meeting with UCT 2019-09-14 [Elitsha]

UCT won’t bow to pressure from outsourced workers demanding jobs 2019-09-13 [The Citizen]

Train driver pays the price for Metrorail inefficiency 2019-09-12 [GroundUp]

Police commissioner applauds arrests of Cape cop's alleged killers 2019-09-10 [Cape Argus]

Student nurse kidnapped, raped after leaving Cape Town hospital 2019-09-09 [News24]

A year later, and still no answers on Denel explosion that killed eight 2019-09-03 [Cape Argus]

Eight trucks impounded in Cape over illegal strike 2019-09-03 [Cape Times]

Several freeways blocked in Cape Town due to truck drivers' protest 2019-09-02 [Cape Times]

Workers strike for insourcing by UCT 2019-08-25 [Elitsha]

Farm workers say Oak Valley housing arrangements are racist 2019-08-21 [GroundUp]

Long awaited report on alleged CPUT maladministration 'delayed by politics’ 2019-08-16 [Cape Times]

Cape Town's gun violence is making health workers sick‚ bosses warn 2019-08-12 [Business Day]

'Crime stats will reflect unwise appointment of temporary Cape police boss' 2019-07-31 [Cape Times]

Farm workers, let down by politicians, face new threats to their security 2019-07-17 [GroundUp]

CoCT urges union to call off nationwide rail strike 2019-07-17 [Eyewitness News]

Grabouw farm worker strike ends after more than two months 2019-07-16 [GroundUp]

NUM region to march to Eskom Bellville regional office 2019-07-09 [Polity]

NUM to march to Eskom 2019-07-09 [Shopsteward online]

Cosatu Western Cape condemns the latest attack on homeless people in Cape Town by the City 2019-07-08 [COSATU]

National transport union protest could further cripple railway services 2019-07-05 [Cape Argus]

Planned Metrorail strike aims to turn rail service around 2019-07-04 [Cape Business News]

POPCRU: Communities the biggest losers when police fight each other 2019-07-04 [Eyewitness News]

Looming strike at Metrorail 'to force turnaround in rail service' 2019-07-04 [Cape Times]

POPCRU blames top cop Jula for SAPS infighting 2019-07-04 [Eyewitness News]

Police union POPCRU has called for unity in the police service 2019-07-03 [SABC]

Police killings must be addressed: POPCRU 2019-06-28 [Voice of the Cape]

Knysna old age home residents attempt hunger strike in sympathy with caregivers 2019-06-27 [The Citizen]

Employees at luxury guesthouse win unfair dismissal case 2019-06-26 [GroundUp]

Police officer killed on duty in Cape Town 2019-06-26 [ANA/IOL]

Alexkor retrenchments aggravated by Department of Public Enterprises 2019-06-22 [NUM]

Judge says roadside May family are “authors of their own fate” 2019-06-21 [GroundUp]

Hard work and little pay: pushing heavily-laden trolleys while dodging traffic 2019-06-21 [GroundUp]

Union acts against rising gang violence in Cape Town 2019-06-18 [ANA/The Citizen]

Alan Winde, South Africa is not a federal state - POPCRU 2019-06-18 [Politicsweb]

The search is on for provincial schools chief evaluator 2019-06-12 [Cape Argus]

Two Manenberg schools sacrificed for hospital 2019-06-10 [Cape Times]

F-bomb businessman was ordered to pay R30k for unfair dismissal. Seven months later he hasn’t paid 2019-05-31 [GroundUp]

Bottling company workers to strike next Wednesday 2019-05-29 [GroundUp]

Govt’s 'booze in schools' amendment won’t benefit pupils: SADTU 2019-05-29 [Eyewitness News]

'Labour Department in Mitchells Plain overlooked coloured people for jobs' 2019-05-28 [Cape Argus]

AVI’s closure of its Green Cross factory ‘breaches commitments’ 2019-05-28 [Business Report]

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