Metals industry to contract in 2014 after strikes - Strikes in South Africa’s platinum and metals industries will contribute to a contraction of as much as 2.5% in the steel and engineering sector this year, according to the biggest employer group.
No end in sight to Post Office strike - JOHANNESBURG – After more than a month of frustrating mail delivery disruptions, the South African Post Office (Sapo) is warning the strike by its workers is likely to take longer than expected to resolve.
South Africa's striking UASA accepts wage deal in principle - JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's UASA union has broadly accepted an offer for wage increases of up to 10 percent, a spokesman said on Thursday, a move that would take about 20,000 metal workers out of a three-week strike that has hit the supply of auto parts.
South Africa's largest union NUMSA says to strike from July 1 - Almost a quarter of a million South African workers in sectors from engineering to communications will strike indefinitely from July 1 in pursuit of a pay claim, the latest of a series of stoppages that have damaged Africa's most advanced economy.
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