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SU employees voice displeasure

1 week ago - 17 November 2017 | Labour

Adolf KaureAround 300 Swakop Uranium (SU) employees peacefully marched to the company’s head office on Wednesday to voice their discontentment with the company’s management.They were represented by the Swakop Uranium branch of the Mineworkers Union...

Construction workers’ wages set to increase

2 weeks ago - 10 November 2017 | Labour

Negotiations for the increase of construction workers’ wages which have been waging since April this year, have finally come to an end. The salaries of all construction workers will increase with 5,6% in 2018.This follows...

No pilchards, no work

2 months ago - 31 August 2017 | Labour

Otis Finck United Fishing Enterprises (UFE) reached an amicable agreement with its workers and will pay out the severance packages of 1 200 employees.This was confirmed on Wednesday by Richard Ahrens, the general manager...

Engen and MMMC take hands

3 months ago - 24 August 2017 | Labour

Otis Finck Engen Namibia and the Mining, Metal, Maritime and Construction (MMMC) Union concluded a yearlong negotiation process by signing a recognition and procedural agreement in Walvis Bay on Friday. “We...

LHU and MWU sign wage agreement

4 months ago - 13 July 2017 | Labour

Langer Heinrich Uranium (LHU) and the Mine Workers Union (MWU) concluded a three-year substantive wage agreement on 29 June after two days of intense wage negotiations. Although the rates and figures were not disclosed...

'Please, sir, the unions want some more'

9 months ago - 23 February 2017 | Labour

In a statement that coincided with the annual address by the Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Bernard Esau, Nafau took this firm stance against...