The devastating job of telling your friends they are fired
Many telecoms companies in South Africa are retrenching employees – spare a thought for managers who have to fire their colleagues and friends, and even get fired themselves.
ICT sector losing jobs, under pressure
The ongoing restructuring in the information and communications technology industry puts employees under immense pressure, trade union Solidarity said on Wednesday
MTN to meet Solidarity over retrenchments
Cellphone network service MTN and trade union Solidarity would meet over the company’s plans to retrench managerial staff in South Africa, Solidarity said on Friday
Solidarity declares dispute with Telkom
Trade union Solidarity has declared a dispute with Telkom, saying the telecommunications provider's voluntary retrenchment programme may lead to forced retrenchments.