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Archive for June, 2014

Details of the Numsa marches taking place tomorrow Tuesday 01 July 2014

GAUTENG PROVINCE Workers will converge at 09h00am, at Mary Fitzgerald Square, Newtown. They will march to MEIBC, 42 Anderson Street, Marshall Town, Johannesburg Speakers: Numsa President cde Andrew Chirwa COSATU General SecretaryZwelinzima Vavi Castro Ngobese, National Spokesperson, 0836275197 KWAZULU-NATAL Workers will converge at 09h00am, King Dinizulu Park (opposite Durban Christian Centre). They will march to the […]

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Numsa to hold a Media briefing to announce NEC outcomes and details of the Engineering/Metals strike

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will be holding a Media Briefing this coming Sunday June 29, 2014, starting at 12h00 midday, Numsa Head Office, 153 Bree (Cnr Gerard Sekoto) Street, Newtown, Johannesburg, Gauteng province. The purpose of the Media Briefing will be to publicly communicate the decisions and outcomes of the […]

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Numsa National Executive committee (NEC) decision on the Engineering/Metals Sector negotiations and Mediation outcomes

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) is currently holding its ordinary and scheduled National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting to consider a wide-range of issues related to political, organisational, international and financial issues. The decisions of this NEC will be publicly communicated once the NEC has concluded its business. As the National Office […]

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Numsa NEC to hold a Media briefing on the Engineering/Metals negotiations and mediation outcomes

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) invites members of the media to an urgent Media Briefing, TODAY Thursday 26 June 2014, at 11h30am, Protea Room, Parktonian Hotel, 120 De Korte Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg, Gauteng province. The purpose of the Media Briefing is to publicly announce the NEC’s […]

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Notice of the March: Engineering 2014 wage negotiations sector dispute

The Engineering Wage Negotiations has already reached a deadlock and the dispute was declared. Click to read notice of the march to Seifsa offices Notice of a strike starting on the 01 July 2014

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Engineering Wage Negotiations Status as on the 20 June 2014

Below is consolidated report of all NUMSA demands and further attached issues that have been referred to existing committees. Please see below the latest summary of what took place in the wage negotiation dispute meeting which was held on the  20th June 2014 at Benoni Lakes. Parties agreed to categorize the demands into four: Non […]

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NUMSA Deputy General Secretary cde Karl Cloete’s Reply to the Mail & Guardian Questions based on SATAWU’s statement

Author’s note: The COSATU’s CEC, held on 08 April 2014, attended by all Affiliates, agreed to the cessation of hostilities, and desist from engaging in the media on issues that are being dealt with through an agreed internal process. Unfortunately, SATAWU’s statement and utterances by its General Secretary, has not only undermined the agreed process, […]

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NUMSA’s preliminary Response to the State of the Nation Address (SoNA)

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) notes the State of the Nation Address (SoNA) delivered by President Jacob G. Zuma, to the 5th democratic parliament. Whilst the SoNA as delivered by President Zuma, was not new both in form and content, since it spectacularly failed to signal any radical shift. A detailed […]

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NUMSA statement on the ongoing Ngqura Container terminal

We have decided to call this Media Briefing to respond to a number of flimsy accusations that have been made by Transnet management against – the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa). Our members have been on a strike action since, 25 April 2014, as a last organisational resort to pressure Transnet management […]

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Numsa to hold a Media briefing on the ongoing strike in Ngqura Container terminal – Thursday 12 June 2014

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) will hold a Media Briefing this coming Thursday 12 June 2014, Bimba Mangqabashane House, 22 Pickering Street, Newton Park, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape province. The main purpose of the Media Briefing will be to respond to the following issues; • The purported claims of violence and intimidation […]

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