Entries by Anja Muller-Deibicht

IMATU CONGRATULATES NEWLY ELECTED PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA

The Independent Municipal and Allied Trade Union (IMATU) would like to extend its congratulations to the newly elected President of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa. “We welcome the former Deputy President’s election to the position of President in the National Assembly yesterday. President Ramaphosa brings with him a wealth of knowledge, experience and determination, which will hopefully be translated into effective and sustainable service delivery for the people of South Africa,” commented IMATU General Secretary, Johan Koen.

WAGE NEGOTIATIONS 2018/2019 (FEEDBACK REPORT NO 2)

The second round of wage negotiations for the 2018/2019 financial year took place on 31 January – 2 February 2018, in Durban, under the auspices of the facilitator, Mr Moe Ally. Hereinafter follows the feedback report. The facilitator indicated that he prepared a document which outlines all the bargaining items and the positions of the […]

2018 IMATU/LA HEALTH/DISCOVERY BURSARY SCHEME

It is with great pleasure that we are able to announce the continuation of the IMATU/LA Health/Discovery Bursary Scheme for the 2018 academic year. As you are aware, IMATU, in association with LA Health and Discovery Health, has established the IMATU/LA Health/Discovery Bursary Scheme as part of our on-going commitment to the well-being of our […]

IMATU SUPPORTS DROUGHT RELIEF EFFORTS IN BEAUFORT WEST

The Independent Municipal and Allied Trade Union (IMATU) will today be handing over a donation to the value of R 70 000, towards drought relief efforts in Beaufort West and surrounding areas in the Western Cape.   Last month the dam providing water to the Beaufort West Municipality dried up and a crisis intervention plan had […]

FEEDBACK REPORT ON WAGE NEGOTIATIONS, WAGE CURVE NEGOTIATIONS AND RETIREMENT FUND RESTRUCTURING NEGOTIATIONS

A 4 day session of negotiations were scheduled for 4-7 December 2017 in Durban. These negotiations dealt with the following matters: • Wage Negotiations: • Wage Curve Negotiations; and • Retirement Fund Restructuring Negotiations. Hereinafter follows the feedback report. Wage Negotiations (2017-2018) The first round of the wage negotiations for the 2017/2018 financial year took […]

IMATU HEADS INTO THE FIRST ROUND OF WAGE NEGOTIATIONS

The Independent Municipal and Allied Trade Union (IMATU) has started the first round of wage negotiations in Durban today. IMATU’s opening demands are an across the board salary increase of 15% or R3 155, whichever is the greater, a minimum wage increase of R10 000 per month and a housing allowance of R2 000 per […]

IMATU COMMEMORATES WORLD AIDS DAY

World AIDS Day takes place on the 1st December each year. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. IMATU supports the World Health Organisation’s campaign entitled “Everybody counts”. All South […]