September 13, 2017

SAFTU condemns mine bosses refusal to retrain retrenched workers

The South African Federation of Trade Unions is incensed at today’s revelation by Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant that mining companies are not making use of the […]
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 […]