Miners have until May 8 to accept wage offer – Lonmin

2014-05-02 12:10

Lonmin, the world’s third-largest platinum producer, said today that it had given its striking miners until May 8 to accept its latest wage offer and that they needed to be back to work by May 14.

Spokesperson Sue Vey said the company still could not say how much of its workforce had indicated they wanted to return to the job.

Impala Platinum said earlier that two-thirds of its striking workers had said by phone and text message that they wanted to end a 14-week stoppage.

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