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BC Stone management responds to petition

1 month - 22 October 2020 | Labour

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Employees of BC Stone Products Namibia handed over a petition to their management, highlighting grievances pertaining to the company’s legal officer on Wednesday.According to shop steward chairman Ndunda Benhard,...

Marble workers petition against legal officer

1 month - 22 October 2020 | Labour

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Employees of BC Stone Products Namibia handed over a petition to their management, highlighting grievances pertaining to the company’s legal officer on Wednesday. The Chinese owned marble processing company operates...

New union for Hangana employees

2 months ago - 17 September 2020 | Labour

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Hangana Seafood employees signed a new recognition and procedural agreement with the Namibia Fishing Industries & Fishermen Worker’s Union (NFI & FWU) on Tuesday. For the past 20 years, the workers...

Hangana Abalone and NAFAU sign recognition agreement

5 months ago - 24 June 2020 | Labour

Luderitz Hangana Seafood announced that it had signed a new recognition and procedural agreement for Hangana Abalone and the Namibia Food & Allied Workers Union (NAFAU).The agreement affects 41 Hangana Abalone employees.Bianca Muller, the...

Retrenchments finalised

8 months ago - 17 March 2020 | Labour

Walvis Bay • [email protected] The 210 employees of the MV Saga and MV Geysir fishing vessels received their official retrenchment letters on Tuesday. These employees were left jobless in February when both vessels...

Rössing employees planning to strike

8 months ago - 07 March 2020 | Labour

Swakopmund • [email protected] The Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN) Rössing branch says a strike is imminent, with a date for the action yet...

Union calls for change, solidarity

9 months ago - 30 January 2020 | Labour

Walvis Bay • [email protected] The National Union of Namibian Workers (NUNW) expressed dissatisfaction at the way employees are treated in the fishing and...

Unfair dismissal a norm in the fishing industry

11 months ago - 16 December 2019 | Labour

Walvis Bay • [email protected] There are still several challenges that union members experience, including unfair dismissals, says the president of...

Husab grinds to a halt over weekends

1 year - 20 September 2019 | Labour

Swakopmund • Otis Finck As from today workers at the Husab Uranium mine will no longer work on weekends.A reliable source confirmed this,...

Union representation for Kuiseb Fishing employees

1 year - 27 August 2019 | Labour

Walvis Bay • Leandrea Louw Kuiseb Fishing Enterprises recently signed a recognition and procedural agreement with the Namibia Fishing Industries and Fishermen...

Improved benefits for Kraatz employees

1 year - 02 June 2019 | Labour

Walvis Bay A signed substantive agreement between Kraatz Marine and the Metal and Allied Namibian Workers Union (Manwu) applies to all employees of the...

Union responds to Namport dismissals

1 year - 26 May 2019 | Labour

Walvis Bay The Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN) expressed its shock and dismay on a decision by the Namibian Port Authority (Namport) to...

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Marble workers petition for better...

2 years ago - 12 November 2018 | Labour

Leandrea Louw Employees of Best Cheer Stone Products, a marble stone processing factory situated on the outskirts of Walvis Bay, highlighted a number of...

EBH Namibia and MMMC sign...

2 years ago - 01 October 2018 | Labour

Otis Finck Elgin Brown & Hamer (EBH) Namibia and the Mining, Metal, Maritime and Construction Workers union (MMMC) signed a recognition and procedural agreement recently....

Husab denies labour concerns

2 years ago - 06 August 2018 | Labour

Catherine SasmanSwakopmund Uranium, which operates the Husab uranium mine outside the coastal town, has denied allegations of labour unrest allegedly caused by unfair labour practices.An...

Erongo marine reinstates temporary workers

2 years ago - 06 August 2018 | Labour

Leandrea LouwErongo Marine Enterprises in Walvis Bay reinstated 48 temporary workers who were dismissed in 2015. This follows after a lengthy labour dispute was recently...

Governor mediates LHU agreement

2 years ago - 22 June 2018 | Labour

Adolf KaureThe Langer Heinrich Uranium (LHU) management and the Mineworkers Union of Namibia (MUN) have reached an agreement for the mine employees' severance payments after...

Union wants national pension, medical...

2 years ago - 03 May 2018 | Labour

Otis Finck- Trade Congress of Namibia (TUCNA) president Paulus Hango called for the implementation of a national pension and medical fund without delay, and says...

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