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DENOSA to give report-back to South African nurses about government deserting 2016 salary negotiations

28 March 2015

The Democratic Organisation of South Africa (DENOSA) will embark on a country-wide report-back sessions with nurses about the deadlock declared by the employer at Public Service Coordinating Bargaining Council (PSCBC) salary negotiations and pave the way forward, following the withdrawal of the employer from the negotiations on Friday.


COSATU and the alliance back to the toll gate

27 March 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions, jointly with the alliance, is TODAY going back to the expensive toll gate at Swartruggens to continue with its program to put pressure to our own government to implement their resolution on reducing the fees at the Swartruggens toll gate which is the most expensive toll gate in the RSA.


CWU media statement

27 March 2015

The Communication Workers Union (CWU) has convened this media briefing to present its position regarding current Retrenchments and Outsourcing at TELKOM as well as the situation at the South African Post Office.


COSATU Northern Cape PEC statement

27 March 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in the Northern Cape held a meeting of the Provincial Executive Committee from 24 to 25 March 2015 at the Horseshoe Motel in Kimberley. The meeting, which was attended by the leadership of affiliates and delegates from the different locals across the length and breadth of the province, took the following resolutions:


Summary of the decisions of the COSATU NW Provincial Executive Committee meeting held on 25th March 2015 at the Matlosana mayor’s hall

26 March 2015

The provincial executive committee met on the 25th March 2015, received a report and deliberated on the following:


Communication Workers Union (CWU) holding an urgent Press Conference tomorrow

26 March 2015

The Communication Workers Union (CWU) will be holding an urgent Press Conference tomorrow, Friday the 27th March 2015 at CWU Head Office.


COSATU NW condemns the conduct of municipalities

26 March 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Unions in the NW condemns the attitude and conduct of municipalities that are treating workers so badly, to the extent that workers are not paid their salaries on time.


SAMWU Supports CWU Go-Slow at Telkom

26 March 2015

The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) extends its solidarity with workers organised by our sister union in COSATU the Communications Workers’ (CWU) at Telkom. Workers are on the go-slow in protest against the outsourcing of Telkom’s call centre, supply chain and IT departments.


COSATU rejects Cricket Association

26 March 2015

COSATU represents a number of cricketers, both black and white, who support transformation. We support the quotas and congratulate a representative team that represented us well at the World Cup. The CSA represents mainly white player interest and they are welcome to leave if they do not support the transformation goals of our Country.


COSATU KZN PEC media conference invitation

25 March 2015

COSATU in KwaZulu-Natal is currently holding its PEC (Provincial Executive Committee) Meeting which started yesterday, 24th March 2015, ending today, the 25th March 2015. The media is therefore invited to a Press Conference planned as follows:

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