South African Metalworkers' Strike Over


A month-long strike by metalworkers has come to an end after labour unions secured a three-year agreement with employers.


  • South Africa:  Metalworkers' Strike Over

    South African Press Association, 29 July 2014

    The strike in the metals and engineering sector ended on Monday, after both the National Union of Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) and Solidarity accepted a wage offer. read more »

  • South Africa:  Numsa Strike - Finish & Klaar, for Now

    Daily Maverick, 29 July 2014

    After over 200,000 National Metalworkers of SA (Numsa) members downed tools in the metals and engineering sector at the beginning of July, the union has finally made a deal with ... read more »

Members of the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa march for better wages in Cape Town (file photo).

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