UASA is confident that it has left no stone unturned in its efforts to save jobs at Amplats, says Franz Stehring, Divisional Manager looking after the interests of UASA members in the mining sector.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 August 2013 13:58
UASA is disappointed to the extreme by the decision of Lonmin to grant majority recognition to AMCU
Last Updated on Thursday, 15 August 2013 14:56
UASA has reached a wage agreement for its workers in the wood and paper sector
Last Updated on Thursday, 01 August 2013 14:12
After gold mining sector wage talks at the Chamber of Mines deadlocked last week, unions – including UASA and NUM – as well as employers in the sector met with the appointed senior CCMA commissioner today to find a way forward.
Last Updated on Thursday, 01 August 2013 14:08
While it is still early days in wage talks at the Chamber of Mines, negotiations today deadlocked and the parties, including UASA and NUM, agreed to request a senior commissioner at the CCMA to assist with the process.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 July 2013 15:57
Denel (AMG) retrenchments of qualified and skilled technical employees at the South African Air Force (SAAF) continues to spell disaster for the future of military aircraft capabilities.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 July 2013 14:08
The trade union UASA is critical about the appointment of yet another task team by the ANC to look at how the economy can be kick-started again.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 July 2013 13:54
Following the penalties amounting to R1.46bn agreed to by the Competition Commission and the companies who have colluded to inter alia submit “bogus tenders”
Last Updated on Friday, 19 July 2013 10:32
The Federation of Unions of South Africa (FEDUSA) this afternoon signed an agreement regarding labour peace in the mining sector. The Federation is very positive about the agreement and repeated its calls for respect to institutions, especially those designed to resolve disputes. FEDUSA also celebrated the institution of social dialogue to address the socioeconomic challenges of South Africa, while calling for greater inclusivity and democracy in collective labour relations.
Last Updated on Thursday, 04 July 2013 08:41
Statement by UASA spokesperson André Venter:
UASA fully commits itself to the Framework Agreement for a Sustainable Mining Industry entered into by organised labour, organised business and government.
Last Updated on Friday, 05 July 2013 08:48
The 84c hike in the fuel price was to be expected, but still comes as a shock.
Last Updated on Monday, 01 July 2013 09:00
Strong measures necessary to ensure stability
Last Updated on Friday, 21 June 2013 08:49
Critical projects such as the Medupi power station is a prime example of trade unions capitalising on the opportunity
Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 June 2013 09:27
SAA, unions deadlocked in wage negotiations - legal strike on the cards
Last Updated on Friday, 21 June 2013 08:30