Latest articles on Impala Platinum

Amcu inks R14 000 deal

The agreement could lay the foundation for a showdown in the platinum sector ahead of further negotiations

Attitudes harden over Implats job loss threat

'The entire business [Impala Platinum] is at risk unless drastic action is taken,' says an analyst

Amcu warns Implats: Gloves will be off should job cut talks fail

Implats will need to consult with trade unions before going ahead with the plan to cut 13 000 jobs in the next two years

Cosatu, NUM resolve to fight Implats retrenchments

The mining company announced its intention to go ahead with the mass retrenchments in its strategic review last Thursday

Implats to cut 13 000 jobs

The miner is scaling down on loss-making operations

Sibanye deaths cloud Lonmin deal

There would be major ramifications if the threats over the mine’s recent safety record scupper the takeover

Retirement fund fracas splits Amcu

Internal battle over control of members’ retirement savings widens rift

Dark days for platinum producers

The strong rand and the VW scandal have hit demand, destroying jobs and, in turn, businesses

Climate of fear grips Amcu ‘rebels’

Union leader Joseph Mathunjwa’s opponents say he is a ‘vampire’ and a ‘dangerous capitalist’

New minister may thwart Zimplats indigenisation deal

Indigenisation Minister Christopher Mushohwe may not uphold the previous minister's empowerment credits deal with Impala Platinum's Zimbabwe unit.

Platinum mining a guessing game for investors

As Anglo disposes of its Rustenberg mines, other companies are betting that the troubled metal will yield dividends further down the line.

The PIC favours platinum shares over gold

Despite tough times of late for South Africa's platinum sector the Public Investment Corporation is betting on the precious metals' comeback.

Anglo Platinum meets sales contracts even as strike cuts output

The platinum mining giant was able to fulfill its contracts despite a devastating five-month long strike which wiped out its profits.

NUM members denied access to Impala, says Cosatu

Following wage negotiations in the platinum sector, which ended in June, the trade federation says NUM members are being denied access to Impala.

Amplats profit likely wiped out by five-month strike

Ahead of the release of its full earning report, Anglo American Platinum said it expects it finances were adversely affected by industrial action.

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