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Sars to meet with Nehawu, PSA in bid to end wage srike

Thirty-Three Sars branches were closed on Saturday while 22 remain shut on Friday as a result of the ongoing strike over salary increases.

Picture: EWN

JOHANNESBURG - The South African Revenue Service (Sars) was expected to meet with unions on Friday in a bid to end the strike.

Several Sars branches were closed on Friday as a result of the ongoing strike over salary increases.

Workers affiliated to the National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union (Nehawu) and the Public Servants Association (PSA) called for a 11.4% pay increase while Sars is offering 7%.

Spokesperson Takalani Musekwa said: “We are hoping that there will be progress and the parties have agreed to meet this evening at 5pm. We are hoping to make progress to conclude the discussions.”

(Edited by Mihlali Ntsabo)

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