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Strike hits farmers, workers hard

DECIDUOUS fruit farmers who mainly produce for export markets have lost more than R114m, which could rise to R150m, in export revenue because of strikes in the Western Cape.  read more

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Transport strike and possible escalation to ports

Agriculture, specifically the fruit industry plays a very significant role in South Africa’s economy and is uniquely dependent on a reliable transportation system. This is an urgent plea to the South African…

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Municipal workers strike looms

Cape Town – The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry has slammed municipal workers for their looming looming strike – warning that the current wave of strikes was destroying international faith in…

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SA’s Own ‘Arab Spring’

THE present round of strikes, industrial unrest and violence might be seen by international investors as the early warning signs of South Africa’s own “Arab Spring”, says the Cape Chamber of Commerce…

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Truckers’ strike talks collapse

Cape Town – Wage talks to end a strike by more than 20 000 truck drivers have collapsed after unions rejected the employers’ offer of an 18 percent pay rise offer over…

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