Solidarity lodges complaint with UN against South African government over non-compliance with UN resolution

28 October 2014   Trade union Solidarity today lodged a complaint with   the UN’s Committee on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination   (CERD) against the South … Continue reading

The yoke of Jesus (3)

  “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give your rest. Take my yoke upon you … For my yoke is easy and my … Continue reading

Labour market prospects still weak, retrenchments to be expected – Solidarity-ETM Labour Market Index

27 October 2014     Employees   in the South African labour market have little to no prospect for higher than   usual salary increases and can expect retrenchments in … Continue reading


Notice: Solidarity-ETM Labour Market Index released Monday

24 October 2014   The Solidarity-ETM Labour Market Index, a key   indicator of weakening or improving work and wage security in South Africa,   will be released electronically on … Continue reading

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Justice minister fails to give feedback on Kroukamp; Solidarity to approach court again

23 October 2014     Michael Masutha, current Minister of Justice,   failed to honour his undertaking to report back to Solidarity before Tuesday   about the appointment of magistrate … Continue reading

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Too much tax and too much debt in budget

22 October 2014   As was the case with his predecessor,   Pravin Gordhan, Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene’s medium-term budget policy   statement tabled in Parliament today is still based … Continue reading

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Solidarity warns of impact of retrenchments at ICT companies on employees

22 October 2014   More   retrenchments may follow at Cell C   The trade   union Solidarity warned today that the ongoing restructuring and   retrenchments in the information … Continue reading

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