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Eye Witness News
Jeff Radebe tasked to mediate dispute over new pension laws Workers are demanding the scrapping of the unilaterally imposed tax reforms b
Jeff Radebe tasked to mediate dispute over new pension laws
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Workers are demanding the scrapping of the unilaterally imposed tax reforms by government. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN Cosatu,Retirement,retirement income JOHANNESBURG - The presidency... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Support Zuma's Nkandla Decision - ANCJust because the ANC welcomed President Jacob Zuma's decision to pay back the m
We Support Zuma's Nkandla Decision - ANC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Just because the ANC welcomed President Jacob Zuma's decision to pay back the money for upgrades to his Nkandla homestead, didn't mean it thought he was responsible for them, the party said on Wednesday. "The ANC welcomes the decision of President... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
We support Zuma’s Nkandla decision – ANCJust because the ANC welcomed President Jacob Zuma’s decision to pay back the m
We support Zuma’s Nkandla decision – ANC
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Just because the ANC welcomed President Jacob Zuma’s decision to pay back the money for upgrades to his Nkandla homestead, didn’t mean it thought he was responsible for them, the party said on Wednesday. “The ANC welcomes the decision of President... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
We support Zuma's Nkandla decision ANC(Amanda Khoza, News24) Johannesburg - Just because the ANC welcomed President
We support Zuma's Nkandla decision ANC
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
(Amanda Khoza, News24) Johannesburg - Just because the ANC welcomed President Jacob Zuma's decision to pay back the money for upgrades to his Nkandla homestead, didn't mean it thought he was responsible for them, the party said on Wednesday. "The... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC backs Zuma on Nkandla"The ANC welcomes the decision of President Zuma to find a permanent solution t
ANC backs Zuma on Nkandla
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
"The ANC welcomes the decision of President Zuma to find a permanent solution to the... [Nkandla] matter within the recommendations of the public protector, as per the president's submission to the Constitutional Court," spokesperson Zizi Kodwa said... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA’s unions hobbled by strife, job cutsCape Town - Once one of South Africa’s most powerful political forces, the labo
SA’s unions hobbled by strife, job cuts
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Cape Town - Once one of South Africa’s most powerful political forces, the labour movement is floundering as infighting and job losses deplete its ranks and the governing African National Congress rides roughshod over union demands for policy... Read more
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iol.co.za
Talks ongoing over pension lawJohannesburg - The African National Congress (ANC) said on Thursday that it had
Talks ongoing over pension law
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Johannesburg - The African National Congress (ANC) said on Thursday that it had met with its alliance partner, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu), over the controversial Tax Administration Laws Amendment Act. The new law affects how... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pension law: Cosatu denies consultationsJohannesburg - The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Thursday
Pension law: Cosatu denies consultations
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
Johannesburg - The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Thursday denied that consultations took place before the new taxation act was signed into law by President Jacob Zuma. The act prohibits the withdrawal of pensions when employees... Read more
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iol.co.za
Reject Eskom tariff hike, Cosatu urgesJohannesburg – The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Tuesday c
Reject Eskom tariff hike, Cosatu urges
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
Johannesburg – The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Tuesday called on South Africa’s national energy regulator to reject in totality Eskom’s application for increased electricity tariff hikes. In a statement on Tuesday, Cosatu said... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Wave of strikes’ over pension lawCape Town - South Africans should brace themselves for a wave of strikes over t
‘Wave of strikes’ over pension law
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
Cape Town - South Africans should brace themselves for a wave of strikes over the newly signed Tax Laws Amendment Act, which includes controversial reforms to retirement funds. The industrial action will have adverse effects on the already ailing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Taxing the Relationship Between ANC and CosatuT-day is coming. President Jacob Zuma has signed the Taxation Laws Amendment Bi
Taxing the Relationship Between ANC and Cosatu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
T-day is coming. President Jacob Zuma has signed the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill into law and on 1 March the changes will take effect. While the Act, which most affects provident fund members, has caused a rift between Cosatu and the ANC, it's... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Cosatu asks #FeesMustFall students to resume university studies“Cosatu is issuing a call to all students and their representatives‚ to engage
Cosatu asks #FeesMustFall students to resume university studies
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 days ago
“Cosatu is issuing a call to all students and their representatives‚ to engage with the new developments and participate in the processes that will take the process forward. We call on them to go back to their classes and allow other students to... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Cosatu asks #FeesMustFall students to resume university studiesThe Congress of South Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Monday said while it supported t
Cosatu asks #FeesMustFall students to resume university studies
Daily Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
The Congress of South Trade Unions (Cosatu) on Monday said while it supported the call for free tertiary education‚ students should “resist the temptation of populism” and return to class. “Cosatu is issuing a call to all students and their... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Taxing the relationship between ANC & CosatuIn the lead up to the 2014 general elections, Cosatu released a booklet encoura
Taxing the relationship between ANC & Cosatu
Daily Maverick / Posted 23 days ago
In the lead up to the 2014 general elections, Cosatu released a booklet encouraging workers to vote for the ANC. It listed the party's achievements since 1994 – the Constitution, labour legislation and socio-economic advancements. Noting commitments... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cosatu, ANC row over new tax lawsJohannesburg - The new pension laws are causing a major rift between the Congre
Cosatu, ANC row over new tax laws
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
Johannesburg - The new pension laws are causing a major rift between the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) and the ANC. Cosatu said it would decide next month at its central executive committee meeting on what protest action to take in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Controversial new pension laws pit ANC alliance partners against each otherThis is the tough stance taken yesterday by Cosatu following the signing into l
Controversial new pension laws pit ANC alliance partners against each other
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 24 days ago
This is the tough stance taken yesterday by Cosatu following the signing into law by President Jacob Zuma of bills that discourage workers from having immediate access to their retirement savings when they resigned or stopped working. The Tax Laws... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Pension revamp furyThis is the tough stance taken yesterday by Cosatu following the signing into l
Pension revamp fury
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 24 days ago
This is the tough stance taken yesterday by Cosatu following the signing into law by President Jacob Zuma of bills that discourage workers from having immediate access to their retirement savings when they resigned or stopped working. The Tax Laws... Read more
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25d
Daily Dispatch
Zuma angers Cosatu by signing tax changes that block pension withdrawalsThe Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) – an ally of the ruling ANC
Zuma angers Cosatu by signing tax changes that block pension withdrawals
Daily Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) – an ally of the ruling ANC party – says it “is deeply incensed and disappointed” that President Jacob Zuma has now officially signed all the tax legislation from 2015 into law. The state “has... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cosatu to act on pension reformsJohannesburg - Labour federation Cosatu will launch a “massive campaign” agains
Cosatu to act on pension reforms
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
Johannesburg - Labour federation Cosatu will launch a “massive campaign” against the newly passed Tax Laws Amendment Act, which forces workers to preserve their retirement benefits. The organisation said President Jacob Zuma had, by signing the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Cosatu slams Zuma 'tyranny' after president signs tax changes that block pension withdrawalsThe state “has appropriated too much power to itself and … does not believe tha
Cosatu slams Zuma 'tyranny' after president signs tax changes that block pension withdrawals
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 25 days ago
The state “has appropriated too much power to itself and … does not believe that it is beholden to the people anymore”‚ the strongly worded statement issued by Cosatu national spokesperson Sizwe Pamla read. “The workers reject the notion perpetuated... Read more
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