Strikes In South Africa

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2013/09/03· Industrial strikes spread in South Africa By Thomas Gaist 3 September 2013 Significant sections of South Africa’s industrial working class are currently on strike, with more potential strikes set to begin in the ......

About a year ago, Wonkie made a strikes in South Africa cartoon with president Jacob Zuma appealing to the masses to remain calm and to give the new government a chance. A year has passed since that literally filthy municipal ......

2012/09/10· Deadly violence at platinum mine – Protesters gather at the Lonmin platinum mine in Marikana, South Africa on August 17, 2012 where the day before 34 ... South African miners killed during strike – Striking South ......

2014/07/28· A fourweek strike in South Africa's steel and engineering industries has come to an end after the country's biggest trade union sealed a deal with employers. ... Share this with These are external links and will open in a ......

2014/07/08· In recent years, strikes in South Africa have become turbulent. Today the Farlam Commission is hearing evidence of the 2012 strike on the platinum belt that was characterised by extreme use of violence on all sides....

We look into the South African strike history and some of the significant strikes that have changed the course of our country. ... In recent years it seems there has been a growth in the amount and frequency of strikes in SA causing ......

Date 10 August 2012 (20120810) —20 September 2012 Location Marikana area, close to Rustenburg, South Africa Participants Independent striking miners National Union of Mineworkers Association of Mineworkers and ......

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Strikes by Migrant Workers The migrant labour system in South Africa, besides restricting the freedom of mobility of the worker and his family, creates additional difficulties within the field of trade union organizing. Migrant workers ......

The Practice of Strikes In South Africa: Lessons from the Marikana Quagmire MJ Rapatsa, Lecturer, Department of Mercantile and Labour Law, University of Limpopo (Turfloop Campus, South Afica, Polokwane) and a PhD ......

2017/08/09· Strike season seems more predictable than the weather patterns. Here it is once again, affecting construction, car manufacturing, gold, textiles and clothing, and fuel retailers. GREG NICOLSON offers an overview and ......

2010/08/19· めまれている· South African police have fired rubber bullets and water cannon to try and disperse protesters fighting for a pay rise....

2014/04/03· Haroon Bhorat and David Tseng examine data drawn from South Africa’s longterm labor movement and challenge the common perception that strikes are to blame for the country's spiraling currency depreciation....

2012/10/08· South African gold mining companies have signed a new wage deal aimed at ending strikes that have crippled the industry. The agreement does not affect workers in the platinum and coal minin......

This is certainly an interesting observation and rather surprising to see first world countries like Denmark,France,Brazil and Canada more strike prone than South Africa. Are strikers in these countries remunerated by their strong trade ......

2015/09/17· South Africa saw 88 strikes in 2014, which cost the country’s economy billion, according the Department of Labour. In 2013, South Africa recorded 114 strikes, but the overall impact was much heavier in 2014 as the ......

2013/07/18· South Africa is in the middle of its annual "strike season" which runs from June to September. Frequently the media, government and mining houses refer to “illegal strikes”. Is this accurate? Can a strike be illegal? Not in ......

2014/07/05· Johannesburg, South AfricaAround 220,000 engineering and metal workers belonging to South Africa's biggest trade union have launched an indefinite strike over wages. Members of the National Union of Metalworkers of ......

South Africa is home to 80% of the world's known platinum reserves, and produces about 70% of the world's supply. Platinum prices have been flat since 2009 or so, due to weak demand for catalytic converters, the primary use of ......

The largest metalworkers union (and second largest trade union) in South Africa with close to 232 000 members. It is an active affiliate of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), the biggest trade union federation in South Africa....

2014/01/23· Mining South Africa's riches Minerals and metals account for 60% of all export revenue Mining contributes close to 10% of South Africa's GDP 513,211 jobs in 2011 South Africa is the world's biggest platinum producer ......

2012/10/08· JOHANNESBURG — South Africa has seen months of violent, mostly illegal, strikes that are spreading to near epidemic levels. While the nation is no stranger to labor action, this year’s stoppages are having widespread ......

2004/09/16· Around 200 000 of those striking took part in the 24 marches held across the country, Sadtu said. "Sadtu hails South Africa's public service workers in general and the educators in particular who on Thursday in their ......

Strike action in South Africa: Are we losing control? Statement by Andre Venter, spokesperson of the trade union UASA: UASA has, for the past couple of years, observed how the number of mandays lost due to strike action ......