The National Union of Mineworkers signed awage deal with Eskom on Tuesday night, the union announced on Wednesday. The National Union of Metalworkers of SA and Solidarity were also included in the deal. The deal, which offers workers an increase of 9% and a housing allowance of R1,500, will be backdated to 1 July. Read more: Times Live
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