National Union of Mineworkers (NUM)

 
Eskom: Army and police on standby
Eskom: Army and police on standby
Fears that a ferocious labour pushback against possible retrenchments appear to be at the centre of Eskom and government’s decision to deploy...
Sibanye-Stillwater warns of possible job cuts
Sibanye-Stillwater warns of possible job cuts
On Thursday, Sibanye-Stillwater said it may retrench over 6 000 jobs at shafts on its Beatrix and Driefontein gold mining operations due to...
Elections 2019 will test SA’s value system
Elections 2019 will test SA’s value system
Measuring success and progress in politics is a precarious exercise because there is rarely consensus about the yardstick that should be applied....
New offer to end Gold Fields strike likely to be rejected, says union
New offer to end Gold Fields strike likely to be rejected, says union
Gold Fields has presented a new offer to the National Union of Mineworkers in an attempt to end the union’s almost four-week strike against...
Amcu firm on Sibanye strike, warns of fresh strike in platinum sector
Amcu firm on Sibanye strike, warns of fresh strike in platinum sector
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) is pressing ahead with a protected wage strike at Sibanye-Stillwater's gold operations...
Communities reject Mantashe’s mining charter
Communities reject Mantashe’s mining charter
Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe’s revised mining charter has already stirred up unhappiness within mining communities who claim the...
Cosatu’s boss loses favour to his deputy
Cosatu’s boss loses favour to his deputy
Union federation Cosatu’s president S’dumo Dlamini’s time is up as leader of the federation and his own union is lobbying for him to be...
Gold Fields set to cut jobs in restructure
Gold Fields set to cut jobs in restructure
One thousand five hundred and sixty mineworkers could be laid off at Gold Fields’ loss-making South Deep mine.
Unions hold the cards as Eskom faces fresh strike threat
Unions hold the cards as Eskom faces fresh strike threat
Eskom has accused the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) of stalling and condoning...
Cosatu, NUM resolve to fight Implats retrenchments
Cosatu, NUM resolve to fight Implats retrenchments
The North West division of trade federation Cosatu has resolved to embark on mass action to demand that Impala Platinum (Implats) call off its...
Thuma mina: Unions unmoved by president’s challenge
Thuma mina: Unions unmoved by president’s challenge
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s call for South Africans to work together is not reverberating with the trade unions, which say they should not be...
NUM, Amcu demand action after six miners killed in Limpopo blaze
NUM, Amcu demand action after six miners killed in Limpopo blaze
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) have called for accountability after six...

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