AngloGold Ashanti

 
Miners can register for silicosis, TB claims online
Miners can register for silicosis, TB claims online
A website and Facebook page have been launched to assist mineworkers and their families in registering their claims for silicosis and tuberculosis...
Suffering litigants rejoice over mining houses’ R5-billion silicosis settlement
Suffering litigants rejoice over mining houses’ R5-billion silicosis settlement
Mthobeli Gangatha often coughs up blood. This has become a normal part of life for the former mineworker. He has learnt to accept that nothing, not...
Mining industry on alert over violence on the platinum belt
Mining industry on alert over violence on the platinum belt
The recent spate of killings on North West province’s platinum belt mirrors the murders that happened before the Marikana massacre in August...
Numsa scores from NUM battles
Numsa scores from NUM battles
More than a thousand National Union of Mineworkers members in Klerksdorp have defected to the rival metalworkers’ union, Numsa, because of...
It’s NUM vs NUM as leadership scuffle hits branches
It’s NUM vs NUM as leadership scuffle hits branches
A battle between the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) president Piet Matosa and his general secretary David Sipunzi has manifested in violent...
Forget Zuma, jobs are the issue
Forget Zuma, jobs are the issue
The news that Jacob Zuma survived another vote of no confidence was not the worst news of the week. The worst news was arguably the unemployment...
Landmark silicosis ruling allows class action against gold firms
Landmark silicosis ruling allows class action against gold firms
South Africa gave the green light on Friday for class action suits seeking damages from gold...
Anglo Gold Ashanti announces big losses
Anglo Gold Ashanti announces big losses
The world’s third largest gold miner, Anglo Gold Ashanti, on Monday reported a loss of $127-million in the three months ending June, compared...
AngloGold rejects blame for quake
AngloGold rejects blame for quake
AngloGold Ashanti rejected the possibility that blasting at its mines triggered South Africa's biggest earthquake since 1969 even as scientists said...
Court bars Amcu from calling strikes at gold mines
Court bars Amcu from calling strikes at gold mines
A South African court said a minority union at the nation's gold operations can't stage a pay strike at individual mines run by companies including...
Public protector to investigate mining pollution
Public protector to investigate mining pollution
The anti-corruption ombud has begun a probe into water pollution allegedly caused by mining companies.

Client Media Releases

Overload control facility saves roads, and lives
NWU boxing team tops USSA Championships
Illegal cigarette trade flourished during SARS crisis