June 20, 2022

HIKING FOR LUXURY AND SPLENDOUR THE PUBLIC OFFICE BEARERS’ SALARIES

The South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) notes the callous attitude of the President and government to increases the salaries of the public office bearers […]
June 16, 2022

THE FUTURE IS NOT BRIGHT, CONDITIONS ARE WORSENING FOR THE WORKING-CLASS YOUTH

The South African Federations of Trade Unions (SAFTU) remembers the struggles young people have waged in the 1970s and 1980s. They have sacrificed their lives to […]
June 15, 2022

SAFTU OPPOSES THE R7.6 BILLION WORLD BANK LOAN BECAUSE OUR SOCIETY IS NOW AT BREAKING POINT

In a joint statement, the World Bank and National Treasury have announced a R7.6 billion (€454.4 million, or $480 million) loan to South Africa, supposedly meant […]
June 8, 2022

SAFTU ON GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT STATISTICS QUARTER 1 OF 2022

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP), which we have come to understand as the conservative measure of the value of all products and services produced, for quarter […]