COSATU welcomes the NCOP Select Committee’s passing of the National Minimum Wage & Labour Bills today

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Tue, 08/07/2018 - 15:09

COSATU welcomes the NCOP Select Committee on Business and Economic Development’s adoption of the National Minimum Wage, Basic Conditions of Employment, Labour Relations and Labour Laws (Parental Leave) Amendment Bills today (Tuesday 07 August 2018).  This is a historic victory for millions of workers and their f

Solidarity accepts Eskom’s offer and will assist in stabilising grid

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Thu, 08/02/2018 - 15:39

Trade union Solidarity announced today that it had accepted Eskom’s offer of a wage increase of 7,5% for this year, a 7% increase for years two and three with a guaranteed increase equal to the CPI on housing, as well as a once-off cash payment of R5 000 after taxes.