September 7, 2017

SAFTU demands its right to join Nedlac and to strike

Members of the South African Federation of Trade Unions will be picketing outside the Annual Summit of the National Economic Development and Labour Council, (Nedlac) from […]
September 5, 2017

Growth stats mean jobless growth for the poor and bigger profits for the rich

The South African Federation of Trade Unions notes the report by Stats SA that South Africa has broken out of a technical recession. Gross domestic product […]
September 5, 2017

Dismissed Mpumalanga farm workers fighting for justice

The South African Federation of Trade Unions and its affiliate, the Food and Allied Workers Union (FAWU), have met workers who were dismissed at the Umbhaba […]
September 2, 2017

SAFTU condemns possible use of PIC funds to bail out bankrupt SOEs

The South African Federation of Trade Unions is shocked at Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s statement to the COSATU Central Executive Committee that that he cannot guarantee […]