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SA’s ‘welfare state’ is in trouble
SA’s ‘welfare state’ is in trouble
The social grants and security system is crucial to enhancing the social well-being of South Africans.
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...
Lily Mine battles to pay workers’ wages, let alone compensation
Lily Mine battles to pay workers’ wages, let alone compensation
A R4.4-million compensation payout to the families of the Lily Mine employees who died and 75 others who survived an underground collapse hangs in...
Seven days of hell and hope for trapped Lily miners
Seven days of hell and hope for trapped Lily miners
Tap … tap tap … tap tap tap. Members of the Mine Rescue Services team hit a steel pipe on a rock, sending an audio signal to a metal...
Mining bosses' pay increases irk fund managers
Mining bosses' pay increases irk fund managers
South African fund managers overseeing almost $180-billion in assets, said they are stepping up pressure on mining companies to curb executive pay...
Sibanye Gold won’t pay above-inflation wage increase
Sibanye Gold won’t pay above-inflation wage increase
Sibanye Gold, the South African miner spun off from Gold Fields this year "will not be coerced into unsustainable outcomes," it...
Goldfield's Sibanye Gold decision pays off as profit soars
Goldfield's Sibanye Gold decision pays off as profit soars
The company reported a 63% increase in operating profit to R3.3-billion for its interim results to June 2013 despite a sharp drop in the gold...
Job cuts on the horizon at Sibanye Gold
Job cuts on the horizon at Sibanye Gold
The company, a spin-off of South...
Gold Fields spin-off company to test investor confidence
Gold Fields spin-off company to test investor confidence
Shares of Sibanye Gold, a new company hived off from the world's fourth-largest gold miner, will begin trading in Johannesburg and New York on...
[Video]'Moderate' Malema
[Video]'Moderate' Malema
After months of vehement rhetoric and criticising the government, a subdued Julius Malema spoke in Lenasia recently.
Hard-core strikers not caving in
Hard-core strikers not caving in
Workers remain on strike at AngloGold Ashanti's gold mine, Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine, Gold Fields's mines in Gauteng, Atlatsa...

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