February 10, 2022

OUR EXPECTATIONS FOR THE STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS IN 2022

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) calls on President Cyril Ramaphosa to not let the State of the Nation Address (SONA) degenerate into mere […]
January 28, 2022

SAFTU OPPOSES THE INTEREST RATE HIKE

Barely two months after they hiked the interest rate by 0.25%, the Monetary Policy Committee has again raised the cost of borrowing. The “Repo” or “repurchase […]
January 26, 2022

REALITY AFFIRMS CORRUPTION PERCEPTION INDEX 2021

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) note with serious concern the picture painted by the Corruption Perception Index (PPI) 2021. Though others may argue […]
January 24, 2022

SAFTU OPPOSES THE NEW WORLD BANK LOAN

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) is concerned that the $750 million (R11.3 billion) loan Treasury has just taken out from the World Bank […]