Ngoako Ramatlhodi

 
No mining in our backyard, villagers say
No mining in our backyard, villagers say
Margaret Makgabo feels the purple lump on her head caused by a rubber bullet. She says she has "become used to the pain".
Ministers review controversial changes to mineral Act
Ministers review controversial changes to mineral Act
A South African ministerial panel has started reviewing a new law to regulate the energy industry with a view to ensuring it doesn't discourage...
Letters to the editor: July 4 to 10 2014
Letters to the editor: July 4 to 10 2014
We all know that it is not yet part of the political culture of South Africa to resign when a conflict of interest as blatant as that exposed by...
Mining minister's platinum shares: A R20m 'conflict of interest'
Mining minister's platinum shares: A R20m 'conflict of interest'
When the new mineral resources minister, Ngoako Ramatlhodi, got involved in efforts to end the platinum sector strike this month, he did so with...
Sibanye Gold mulls over platinum mines acquisition
Sibanye Gold mulls over platinum mines acquisition
"I can confirm that we have publicly expressed our interest in potentially acquiring a platinum asset if it is value accretive and supports our...
Could Ramatlhodi's exit relate to his 'soft' Amcu approach?
Could Ramatlhodi's exit relate to his 'soft' Amcu approach?
Recently appointed Mining Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi's quick dip into negotiations in the platinum sector is not the first time that government...
Ramatlhodi: Platinum talks can't go on forever
Ramatlhodi: Platinum talks can't go on forever
Wage negotiations in the platinum mining sector cannot go on indefinitely, Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi said on Tuesday.
Ramatlhodi denies abandoning platinum strike talks
Ramatlhodi denies abandoning platinum strike talks
Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi denied on Tuesday that he "abandoned" wage negotiations in the platinum mining sector.
Ramatlhodi quits deadlocked platinum strike talks
Ramatlhodi quits deadlocked platinum strike talks
Wage talks between the Association of Mineworkers' and Construction Union (Amcu) and major platinum producers were deadlocked on Monday, prompting...
Economic week ahead: Mining for luck
Economic week ahead: Mining for luck
South Africa's newly-minted mining minister will sit down with company and union officials in a last-ditch attempt to end the platinum sector's...
Government task team, Amcu to hold final meeting
Government task team, Amcu to hold final meeting
The mineral resource department will pull out of negotiations in the platinum wage dispute if parties do not come to an agreement next week,...
Platinum firms mull pay plan after Amcu rejects govt proposal
Platinum firms mull pay plan after Amcu rejects govt proposal
The Association of Metalworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) rejected a government wage increase proposal aimed at ending a crippling five-month...

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