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Chamber welcomes NERSA’s rejections of Eskom’s request for tariff increase

The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomed the NERSA rejection of  Eskom’s request for another electricity tariff increase. Eskom must now do what any other company in this position would do…

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President Zuma did the right thing when he declared zero tolerance for future industrial actions

PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma did the right thing when he attacked the recent wildcat strikes and declared zero tolerance for future industrial actions outside the law, says the Cape Chamber of Commerce and…

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Labour unrest could harm industry

AS strikes on farms in the Western Cape spread, the provincial government and business said the impact of the labour unrest could harm South Africa’s agricultural exports.  read more

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Transport wage talks collapse as sympathy strike looms

TALKS between employers and the South African Transport and Allied Workers’ Union (Satawu) ended on a sour note on Tuesday, with the Road Freight Employers Association (RFEA) saying the union had “shifted…

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Strike may spread to ports and railways

PORT and rail workers could soon go on a secondary strike in support of the striking truck drivers to break a negotiations deadlock. However, National Ports Authority spokesman Coen Birkenstock said the…

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