Platinum strike

 
Metal sector strike cost SA economic growth rate
Metal sector strike cost SA economic growth rate
The month-long strike in the metal sector knocked back the third-quarter growth rate of the South African economy by more than half, the...
Economy - outlook for 2015 dismal, despite boost
Economy - outlook for 2015 dismal, despite boost
The South African economy grew by 1.4% in the third quarter and the country may still meet its growth forecast of 1.4% for the year – but the...
Anglo Platinum meets sales contracts even as strike cuts output
Anglo Platinum meets sales contracts even as strike cuts output
Anglo American Platinum, the world's largest producer of the metal, said it met all deliveries in the second quarter even as a strike cut output by...
Investors see Russia less risky than SA as strikes impede growth
Investors see Russia less risky than SA as strikes impede growth
South Africa's perceived credit risk among investors is eclipsing that of Russia's as labour unrest weighs on growth in the continent's second-biggest economy....
Amplats profit likely wiped out by five-month strike
Amplats profit likely wiped out by five-month strike
Anglo American Platinum, the world's largest producer of the metal, said first-half profit dropped as much as 96% after a five-month strike in South...
Expect low private consumer spending in 2014
Expect low private consumer spending in 2014
Private consumer spending is expected to be dismally low in South Africa this year, in an economy where 60% of its gross domestic product (GDP)...
Nzimande: Miners will not recover from platinum strike
Nzimande: Miners will not recover from platinum strike
Platinum mineworkers will never recover from the five-month strike in the platinum mining sector, SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande...
SA will miss 2014 economic growth target - Nene
SA will miss 2014 economic growth target - Nene
South Africa will probably miss this year's economic growth target of 2.7%, with a five-month mining strike hurting everything from government...
Mahumapelo: North West needs healing after strikes
Mahumapelo: North West needs healing after strikes
Relations between miners, mining companies and officials in Marikana have been damaged and need to be improved, North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo...
Mathunjwa: No platinum worker will earn less than R8k
Mathunjwa: No platinum worker will earn less than R8k
No platinum worker will earn less than R8 000 as a basic salary, Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president...
Amcu signs settlement agreement despite outsider speculation
Amcu signs settlement agreement despite outsider speculation
Platinum producers and the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) have signed a settlement agreement, Lonmin spokesperson Charmane Russell told reporters on Tuesday outside the company's offices in Melrose Arch, north of Johannesburg. ...
Platinum strike has ended, says Amcu
Platinum strike has ended, says Amcu
The historic five-month long strike in the platinum sector has ended, the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) said on...

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