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Unions up the ante in talks
Unions up the ante in talks
With most sectors underperforming at best, it would be easy to see platinum group metals (PGMs) — which are up by as much 33.21% in the past...
Still no justice for the victims of the Marikana massacre
Still no justice for the victims of the Marikana massacre
“We were not fighting anyone, we were sitting there to demand our right to earn a decent living wage. The police were wrong.” 
Debt administrator 'pockets' nearly half of miners' repayments
Debt administrator 'pockets' nearly half of miners' repayments
Nearly half the money that seven Amplats miners are paying to a debt administrator and a law firm is being used for administrative costs.
Marikana: Lonmin 'weighed up' cost of strike to lives of employees
Marikana: Lonmin 'weighed up' cost of strike to lives of employees
The Farlam commission of inquiry, investigating the deaths of 44 people in Marikana,...
Remember Marikana: Nine things you need to know
Remember Marikana: Nine things you need to know
Today marks the two-year anniversary of the Marikana massacre. On August 16 2012, 34 miners employed by platinum mining...
Amcu claims victory, sombre mine bosses count the costs
Amcu claims victory, sombre mine bosses count the costs
Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) members in the platinum sector are expected to return to work on Wednesday after...
Economic week ahead: Back to work
Economic week ahead: Back to work
Both sides appear hopeful that South Africa's striking platinum workers will finally return to work this week. Elsewhere in Africa, Kenya and Ghana...
Lonmin on thin ice with 'dysfunctional' bid
Lonmin on thin ice with 'dysfunctional' bid
Although Lonmin may be holding on to a court application to have the persistent platinum strike declared dysfunctional, the prospects of success are...
'Amcu wants charges dropped'
'Amcu wants charges dropped'
In a bid to end South Africa's longest strike, platinum mines and labour have moved closer to one another in terms of wages.
Mathunjwa says Amcu accepts offer 'in principle'
Mathunjwa says Amcu accepts offer 'in principle'
Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has accepted a new wage offer from platinum miners in principle, but outstanding issues...
Amcu takes Lonmin, Amplats to court over SMS campaign
Amcu takes Lonmin, Amplats to court over SMS campaign
Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president Joseph Mathunjwa said on Wednesday that he has initiated legal action...
[Video]Amcu workers down tools in the platinum belt
[Video]Amcu workers down tools in the platinum belt
An estimated 100 000 miner workers affiliated to Amcu went on strike on Thursday to demand major wage increases.

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