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Siyabonga Cwele. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON

Cabinet ministers intervene to pay Post Office workers

Telecommunications and postal services minister and finance minister secure overdraft for South African Post Office so that workers’ salaries can be paid

Post Office dispute rages as union digs in

Post Office employees on a strike at the Witpost Mail Centre in Ormonde, Johannesburg.  Picture: BAFANA MAHLANGU
1 day(s) ago

The union calls for state bail-out and assurance of 50% of all products and services that it is capable of providing to the government

High jobless rate reflects rigid labour market, says Kganyago

Lesetja Kganyago, deputy governor of the Reserve Bank. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON
2 hour(s) ago

There is little monetary policy can do to sustainably bring down unemployment, says incoming Reserve Bank governor

Cosatu risks becoming irrelevant to workers, warns Vavi

Zwelinzima Vavi. Picture: BLOOMBERG/NADINE HUTTON
1 day(s) ago

Cosatu has never been as divided or weak as it is now, and risks becoming irrelevant as workers start to leave unions that are unable to score victories, general secretary warns

NEWS ANALYSIS: Numsa departure may transform Cosatu

Picture: FINANCIAL MAIL
1 day(s) ago

Cosatu will be dominated by public-sector workers — largely white collar and middle management — if Numsa departs with its factory-floor members

 
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    Change: 2.18%
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    Change: 2.42%
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    Change: 2.91%
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    Change: -2.53%
    Platinum : 1233.5000
    Change: -0.68%
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    Change: -2.57%
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