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The Pietermaritzburg High Court judgment on the clothing industry wage agreement: SACTWU response PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 14 March 2013 12:21

 
PRESS ALERT: IMMEDIATE
 
 
Judge J Koen has ruled earlier today that the Minister of Labour’s decision to extend the 2010 clothing industry wage agreement to companies not party to the clothing industry bargaining council should be set aside.
 
There has been widespread misreporting about the actual content and effect of the judgement.
 
The Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers Union (SACTWU) is convening a press conference to provide its response. The practical details of this press conference are as follows:
 
DATE:                   Thursday, 14 March 2013
TIME:                    12h30
VENUE:                The Terminal, BIRCHWOOD Conference Centre, Boksburg,Johannesburg (same venue where the COSATU Collective Bargaining Conference is currently being held)


The press conference will be addressed by the SACTWU General Secretary, Andre Kriel. Other members of the union’s national and provincial leadership will also be present.


Kindly confirm media attendance by sending a text (sms) confirmation message to SACTWU’s Nazmia Leite on cell number  0721986061 or email address This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Issued by
Andre Kriel
SACTWU
General Secretary

If further practical arrangements information is required, kindly contact Nazmia Leite, SACTWU Media Project Officer on cell number  0721986061.