NUMSA commemorates the 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution

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Address by ANC Secretary General comrade Gwede Mantashe at NUMSA Mini National Congress, 12 May 2009

Address by ANC Secretary General comrade Gwede Mantashe on Behalf on the ANC National Executive Committee NUMSA Mini National Congress, 12 May 2009 Boksburg Comrade President of NUMSA and National Office Bearers (NOBs); Delegates of NUMSA Central and National Executive Committees; Leadership from all NUMSA Regions and delegates to this Mini National Congress; and Invited […]

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Jobs

Thousands of jobs gone, more to go! Mziwakhe Hlangani They didn't know it was to be their last moving show of solidarity, camaraderie and freedom chanting when Jurgens Caravan workers toyi-toyied at their factory general meeting. Unknown to them, management had ordered that 98 of these toyi-toying workers be put on the list of those […]

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Companies default on provident funds

Companies rob workers of their benefits Sam Tsiane Across the country more than 1700 engineering companies out of nearly 5000 companies are behind in their payments of provident fund contributions. In the Western Cape, Numsa members were so angry about this that about 200 of them marched to the Western Cape Engineering Bargaining Council (MEIBC) […]

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Numsa 8th National Congress – setting the scene

Setting the Scene Numsa Gambles on Emerald Jenny Grice For just four days from Monday October 13 to 16, the normally serene Emerald Casino Resort on the banks of the Vaal River was transformed into a haven for the ‘reds’. More than 870 Numsa delegates and more than 200 invited guests gathered to debate resolutions […]

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8th National Congress

Messages from members to congress delegates:Mpumalanga delegates to the regional congress discuss National Congress matters (above) Don't forget to talk about congress resolutions! NUMSA national congress is coming. Preparations are in progress, but what worries me is that every local or regional shop steward is talking about the leadership and those discussions lead to character […]

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Economy – Four lead sectors to drive policy

Four lead sectors to drive industrial policyGovernment's recently released National Industrial Policy Framework (NIPF) is an "active" one requiring "some level of state involvement", says Rob Davies, Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry (dti) and member of the SACP Central Committee. In which way does this policy break new ground?The NIPF is not entirely new. […]

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A brewing volcano simmering in Numsa

What started out as a vote of no confidence in the Port Elizabeth Ford Shopstewards Committee, turned ugly when the Chairperson of the Ford FSSC in Port Elizabeth was shot dead and the Eastern Cape Regional Treasurer, who is also the Chairperson of the Auto NSSC, was shot in the hand. The long-standing and democratic […]

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