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Shopsteward Volume 24 No. 3

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NUM rescues listed company and saves jobs

04 October 2015

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has 345 members in the employ of Brikor Limited (the company). This represents 59.6% of the total number of employees of the company.


30 000 NUM members to down tools in the coal sector on Sunday

04 October 2015

Over 30 000 National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) members will down tools from the coal sector tomorrow on Sunday at 6 pm. The Commission for Conciliation, Mediation, and Arbitration (CCMA) issued a certificate of non-resolution to the dispute this week.


COSATU Northern Cape Statement on the Shopsteward Council held at Kimberley

04 October 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in the Northern Cape held a successful Provincial Shop Steward Council at the Social Centre in Kimberley.


COSATU North West welcomes sentencing of farm worker’s murders

04 October 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union in the North West is pleased and welcomes the decision by the North West High Court to sentence a Vryburg farmer and his son to 18 and 24 years in prison respectively for racially attacking farm workers and killing one of them in 2012.


COSATU North West urges all workers to assemble in Rustenburg on October 7 to march for better public transport

04 October 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union in the North West province will be participating fully in the Day of Action in demand for better condition of work, better public transport, fighting against the e tolls including the most expensive toll gate.


COSATU Press briefing

02 October 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions invites the members of the media to a Press briefing on Monday, 05th October 2015 at the COSATU Head Offices in Braamfontein.


COSATU KwaZulu-Natal to hold a media briefing on Monday, at Durban

02 October 2015

COSATU in the Province of KwaZulu Natal invites all the media Houses to its briefing aimed at dealing with two issues:


COSATU Mpumalanga to embark on protest marches against job losses and scrapping of e-tolls system on October 7

02 October 2015

More than ten thousand workers from all the economic sectors in Mpumalanga will participate in protest marches on the 07 October 2015 as part of the World Day for Decent Work campaign.


SAMWU to oppose Tswaing Municipality Exemption Application

02 October 2015

The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) has received an unacceptable application by the Tswaing Local Municipality in the North West Province to be exempted from the recently concluded salary and wage agreement between ourselves and SALGA in the bargaining council.


SAMWU demands Permanent Employment for EPWP Workers

02 October 2015

The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) is in support of the march by Extended Public Works Programme (EPWP) workers in Cape Town who yesterday decided to march to the Woodstock Deport, Solid Waste Management to defend their dignity from an abusive and exploitative employer.


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