• Nationwide trucking strike causing chaos on major SA ...

    Feb 09, 2019· Meanwhile, the South African Transport and Allied Workers Union (Satawu) has distanced itself from the strike, saying it did not know who was calling for it.

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  • South African Banks Prepare for Biggest Strike in 99 Years ...

    Sep 23, 2019· South Africa’s six largest banks had 152,441 employees in 2018, compared with 148,500 in 2015, the banking association said, adding that strong growth in …

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  • General strike in South Africa Socialist Action

    May 31, 2018· By MARTY GOODMAN Worsening poverty and attacks on organized labor by South Africa’s neoliberal African National Congress (ANC) government have ignited a wave of workingclass militancy, resulting in a general strike on April 25. The militant action targeted a planned minimum wage of just 20 rand () an hour, calling it “slave labor” wages.

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  • Five killed in attacks on foreigners in South Africa ...

    Sep 03, 2019· South Africa is a major destination for economic migrants from other parts of the continent, ... (KZN) started a nationwide strike on Sunday …

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  • Labour Research Service South Africa

    The strike, which happened over five months, was the longest in South Africa's history. Workers lost around in earnings. 2016 : Refuseremoval workers in Johannesburg downed tools accusing their employer, Pickitup, of among other things, corruption, intimidation and wage disparities.

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  • Could A Strike Be The End Of South African Airways? | One ...

    Nov 14, 2019· South African Airways Employees Plan Strike South African Airways has canceled a vast majority of their domestic and international scheduled flights this Friday and Saturday, November 1516, 2019. This comes after an announcement of industrial action by the South African Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) and the National Union of Metalworkers of ...

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  • Strikes and Lockouts | QuickLaw Guide | LegalWise

    The information contained on this website is aimed at providing members of the public with guidance on the law in South Africa. This information has not been provided to meet the individual requirements of a specific person and LegalWise insists that legal advice be obtained to address a person’s unique circumstances.

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  • Employees' right to strike and violence in South Africa

    Apr 24, 2013· 2012, South Africa was plagued by violent industrial action in all major sectors of the Against this background, this article deals with employees' right to strike and violence in South Africa. It first explores the protection of employees' right to strike in international and regional human rights systems. It then

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  • South Africa's minibus taxis go on strike, hitting workers

    Jun 22, 2020· A strike by South Africa’s minibus taxi drivers over what they say is inadequate coronavirus relief funds has disrupted the return of scores of thousands of people to work. Taxi operators in the economic hub of Gauteng province, which includes the city of Johannesburg and the capital Pretoria, Monday morning blocked roads and refused to ...

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  • Major banking strike planned for South Africa

    Sep 02, 2019· South Africa’s biggest financial union is planning a major strike at the end of September 2019. Sasbo – which currently has over 73,000 members – will down tools at the end of the month in ...

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  • South Africa's SAA workers start strike that could cripple ...

    Nov 15, 2019· South African Airways' future is hanging in the balance after its workers went on strike on Friday to demand higher wages and protest planned job cuts, forcing the struggling stateowned carrier ...

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  • South Africa workers strike over pay BBC News

    Aug 18, 2010· More than one million public sector workers in South Africa have gone on strike over pay. Trade unions have called for a pay rise of %, rejecting an offer of 7% from the government.

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  • South Africa's SAA workers start strike that could cripple ...

    Nov 15, 2019· South African Airways' future is hanging in the balance after its workers went on strike on Friday to demand higher wages and protest planned job …

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  • South Africa: Nationwide truck driver strike July 18

    Jul 17, 2019· South Africa: Nationwide truck driver strike July 18 TIMEFRAME expected from 7/17/2019, 12:00 AM until 7/19/2019, 11:59 PM (Africa/Johannesburg). COUNTRY/REGION South Africa, Pietermaritzburg

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  • Study examines impact of strikes on S African economy

    Besides , power utility Eskom, mass transportation system operator Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa, various manufacturing plants and the Post Office have also faced strike action this year.

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  • LabourStart South Africa

    12081946 76,000 miners respond to AMWU's call for strike action. After a week, the police intervened, pushing miners back into the pits: 12 dead, 1,200 injured, 50 leaders arrested. 13081946 Police open fire on and kill several black miners on a march to Johannesburg during a strike for pay parity.. 16082012 South African police fire upon and kill 34 miners at Marikana.

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