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17.11.2019

Unions concerned about possible retrenchments at parastatals via SABCNewsOnline

Workers' trade unions have warned that the spate of job losses and retrenchments is a ticking time bomb.

Workers’ trade unions have warned that the spate of job losses and

“We have been telling government to shift workers to critical positions; education, health, SARS. Retrenchment is not a solution. We were in this situation years ago and SAA retrenched workers, but look now, it hasn’t solved anything.”

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SAA strike: Unions threaten to ground SA's entire aviation industry | IOL NewsStriking unions have threatened to shut down South Africa's entire aviation industry by extending industrial action beyond South African Airways.

SAA, Unions end negotiations at CCMA - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.Negotiations between South African Airways (SAA) and unions have ended at the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) in Johannesburg.

SAA unions expected to brief the media on Sunday - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.The unions are expected to brief the media in Johannesburg at midday on whether they have made any progress in their negotiations with South African Airways at the CCMA.

Unions warn SAA passengers over safety - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) says the safety of South African Airways passengers cannot be guaranteed. This after the union said the airline had deployed interns and temporary technicians who have no experience to fly on SAA aircraft to act as safety officers.

SAA refutes unions' claims that airline not safe, threatens legal action - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.Management at SAA says it will take legal action against the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa and the South African Cabin Crew Association following claims by the unions that the airline was not safe.

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