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Unchanged repo rate will boost Ramaphosa’s economic stimulus package

The decision of the South African Reserve Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee to hold the repurchase rate at 6.5% today

Branch Empowerment Training - Cape Town

A Group of shop stewards in the Cape Town area had shop steward training conducted on 18 and 19 September 2018. The training took place at the Eden Lodge Inn, Kleinbrak.

Repo rate should remain unchanged to boost Ramaphosa’s economic stimulus package

Annual consumer inflation, as announced by Stats SA, were slightly lower than expected, and therefore we expect no increase in the repo rate after tomorrow’s meeting of the South African Reserve Bank’s (SARB) Monetary Policy Committee.

FEDUSA and MTWU Calls on Police Minister Bheki Cele to Investigate and Intervene in the Kidnapping and Subsequent Murder of Johannes Mashele by Suspected Death Squad in Mogwase:

The Federation of Unions of South Africa (FEDUSA) and the Motor Transport Union (MTWU),

Strike averted at Market Theatre Foundation

The pressure that was brought to bear by our notice of strike action to the management of the Market Theatre Foundation (MTF),

Unions sign wage deal with AngloGold Ashanti

Uasa, Solidarity and Amcu sign wage deal with AngloGold Ashanti, while Num continues negotiating.

Strike averted at the Market Theatre Foundation.

The pressure that was brought to bear by our notice of strike action to the management of the Market Theatre Foundation, gave further momentum to reopen wage talks which ultimately resulted in a settlement agreement being reached.

Head Office telephones not working

We are experiencing problems with the UASA Head Office telephone system. We are attending to it and hope to have it restored as soon as possible.

UASA extremely proud of its association with SAGA.

UASA is extremely proud to be associated with SAGA and to have been part of the preparation of SAGA’s submission on the Performers Protection Amendment Bill.

Strike looming at Market Theatre Foundation

A conciliation attempt by the CCMA to resolve a dispute declared earlier with management of the Market Theatre Foundation about wage increases as well as other terms and conditions of employment, failed.

Ushaka Marine world members gets 7.5% increase

UASA successfully negotiated a 7.5% across the board increase for all permanently employed members with effect from 1 July 2018.

Flemingo Duty Free Shops wins 7% increase

After a dispute which was declared with management of Flemingo Duty Free Shops International, the CCMA facilitated a settlement agreement whereby our members gained a 7% across the board wage increase, backdated to 1 January 2018.

SAGA to Make Parliamentary Submission on the Performers Protection Amendment Bill

The South African Guild of Actors (SAGA) - a branch of UASA, the Union - which is affiliated to the Federation of Unions of South Africa (FEDUSA)

SAGA is going to Parliament

We are going to parliament on the 13th of September 2018.