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Bleak Christmas as Captured Denel Fails to Pay Salaries– FEDUSA

The Federation of Unions of South Africa (FEDUSA) has strongly condemned the Board and management of DENEL, for its failure to pay the 13th cheque and salaries of 4000 personnel, of which, many belong to UASA members, an affiliate of FEDUSA. In a letter to staff after meeting union leadership, management confirmed the company’s cash crisis.

Denel confirms cash crisis, workers still without their self-funded bonuses

State-owned company Denel today confirmed its cash crisis and admitted that it was defaulting on supplier payments and 13th cheques to employees.

Bernie retires after 46 years and 7 months

Bernadette Bernstein started working for SA Boilermakers, Iron and Steel, Shipbuilders and Welding Society on the 1st June 1970, as a clerk. During her career, she lived through 2 amalgamations – firstly, with the establishment of Netu in 1995 and secondly, the amalgamation with UASA in 2003.

Fedusa Meets PIC over Steinhoff Scandal

The Federation of Unions of South Africa (FEDUSA) and its public sector affiliates the PSA; SAOU, NAPTOSA, HOSPERSA and SAPTU met with the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) Chief Executive Officer Dr Dan Matjila and his advisors to discuss the alleged massive corruption,

50 Years Service to Miranda De Abreu

Short story from 50 years Ago till now......

GDP growth recorded reflects massive uncertainty

UASA welcomes the good news of a 2% growth in GDP in the third quarter of 2017. 

Union aims to take action over Denel bonuses

Members were left fuming in November when Denel failed to pay them the 13th cheque, says trade union Uasa

Does Denel have money to pay the Salaries of its employees???

Statement by Andre Venter, spokesperson of the trade union UASA:

The trade union UASA is extremely concerned that Denel might not be in a position to make full salary payments to its employees for the November 2017 pay month and beyond.

World Aids Day

Zero tolerance for new HIV infections! Now more than ever! Play your part in making this come true. 

Voluntary serverance packages (VSP) and Retrenchment

If you have been offered a VSP or are in the process of being retrenched, it is crucial that you understand the options available to you and the long-term consequences of the options you choose.

Media Statement on Discontinuation of Green ID Book

Home Affairs has taken note of a message purported to be from the Department announcing that the lifespan of the green barcoded ID book comes to an end on 31 March 2018.

Static interest rates and looming downgrade, fuel price increase does not bode well for workers

UASA Media Release: 23 November 2017

The South African Reserve Bank should have been in a position to lower interest rates today

Amashova Smile Cycle Letter to CEO

Dear Mr. Hedley Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, Smile Foundation of South Africa