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Agricultural strikes indicative of deeper issues

Fred Jacobs, President of the Cape Chamber of Commerce speaks out on current strikes in the Western Cape: This is just one example of why our current industrial relations framework is not…

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Zuma steps in on strikes, economy

Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma has warned of dire damage to SA’s economy, on the back of mine and transport strikes, and has launched an urgent bid to prevent the country…

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200 000 mine jobs will be lost – Adcorp

ADCORP expected 200 000 jobs would be lost in the mining sector over the coming decade, the human capital management company said yesterday. In the Adcorp employment index for September, released yesterday,…

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SA set up for two years of hardship

Durban – Analysts have warned of a weaker rand, job losses and business closures as strike action continues to sweep the country. The violent protests that have hit the mining, freight and…

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Bring SA to a standstill

South Africa must be brought to a standstill should striking truck drivers’ demands of a 12% wage increase not be met, Cosatu’s Gauteng provincial secretary, Dumisani Dakile, said yesterday. JOHANNESBURG – He…

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