Feb. 13, 2020
Cabinet considered and approved the recommendations from the Tripartite Negotiating Forum (TNF) as presented by the Minister of Finance and Economic Development as Acting Minister of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare.
Feb. 5, 2020
Cabinet received a progress report on the implementation of the Tripartite Negotiating Forum (TNF) from the Minister of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare.
Following the promulgation of the TNF Act on 5 June 2019, the TNF held its inaugural meeting on 26th June 2019 and mandated its technical committee to deliberate on key socio-economic issues affecting the country and came up with recommendations for consideration by the main TNF.
June 5, 2019
President E.D. Mnangagwa launched the Tripartite Negotiating Forum Act to pave way for the establishment of a platform of social partners — the Government, labour and business — to discuss pertinent issues affecting the economy. The TNF Act will result in the establishment of the Tripartite Negotiating Forum (TNF) where Government will engage the social partners to discuss issues bedevilling the economy such as price increases and labour remuneration. Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services Minister Monica Mutsvangwa told the 19th Cabinet Decision Matrix briefing that the establishment of the TNF was instrumental in resolving the continued escalation in prices of basic commodities in the market.