SACTWU to conduct strike ballot in home textiles sector Print
Thursday, 31 July 2014 13:26

Date: 31 July 2014
Press Statement: Immediate

The COSATU-affiliated Southern African Clothing and Textile Workers’ Union (SACTWU) has issued notice to conduct a strike ballot in the home textiles sector. The ballot commenced, yesterday 30 July 2014, after unresolved wage negotiations in the sector.

SACTWU plans to finalise the ballot during the course of next week.  Employers have offered a 7.5%  increase and it was rejected by our members.

Issued by
Andre Kriel
General Secretary

For further comment please contact SACTWU’s Home Textiles National Sector Co-ordinator Themba Ncgobo on 0835579976.