Labour relations in unprecedented flux – Solidarity’s GdP predicts 5 year outcomes

2016-11-23 18:35

A labour analyst demystifies some of the current labour relations imponderables while highlighting others that might flow from the current wrangling.

Amcu, Amplats agree on wage deal

2016-10-28 08:38

Anglo American Platinum has signed a three-year wage agreement with union Amcu which makes provision for an annual increase of R1 000 or 7% per month in basic pay.

Amcu denies killing Num member

2016-10-06 18:31

Union Amcu says it won’t take responsibility for the attack and death of a National Union of Mineworkers member.

EFF leads Marikana trust donations with R1m contribution

2016-08-17 05:44

The EFF has donated R1m to Amcu's Marikana trust fund, party leader Julius Malema announced during the commemoration for those killed in the violence four years ago.


PICS: Marikana commemoration

2016-08-16 11:09
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) is commemorating the shooting of 34 mineworkers at Marikana on August 16, 2012. See the pics here.

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) is commemorating the shooting of 34 mineworkers at Marikana on August 16, 2012. See the pics here.

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Amcu to relaunch Marikana miner trust

2016-08-15 19:09

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union will reopen a trust fund for the families of workers at Lonmin’s Marikana mine, where dozens were killed in 2012.

Northam miners back at work after murders halted operations

2016-06-15 08:58

Employees have returned to the Northam Platinum's Zondereinde mine, ending an eight-day stoppage spurred by the murders of two of their colleagues in union rivalry.

NUM union to decide whether to return to work at Northam

2016-06-08 09:03

Members of NUM will decide if they will return to work at Northam Platinum's Zondereinde mine, which was shut after violent clashes between rival unions.

Northam Platinum mine remains shut after 2 workers killed

2016-06-07 09:52

Underground operations at Northam Platinum’s Zondereinde mine have remained closed for a second day after two people were killed amid clashes between NUM and Amcu.

Limpopo Amcu member stabbed with assegai, NUM member shot

2016-06-06 13:48

Two rival union members have been killed in Northam, Limpopo police say.


SA platinum producers dodge strike bullet

2016-11-01 15:24

The world’s three biggest platinum producers all reached three-year wage deals with the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union without losing one day to a strike.

Amcu to unveil pay demands, R12 500 still on cards

2016-10-24 19:18

The Association of Mining and Construction Workers Union will make public a “comprehensive and final” set of pay and conditions demands for the platinum sector.

Amcu, platinum mines fail to reach wage deal

2016-09-06 15:25

The Association of Mine Workers and Construction Union and the industry have failed to reach a deal on workers' pay, the union says.

Marikana miners, residents remember that day 4 years ago

2016-08-16 11:38

Hundreds of miners and Marikana residents are commemorating the fatal shooting of 34 Lonmin workers by police in 2012.

Amcu to commemorate Marikana shootings

2016-08-16 06:31

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union is expected to commemorate the Marikana massacre in the North West.

Northam lost R15m a day in work stoppage

2016-06-15 19:52

Northam Platinum lost R15m a day in revenue during a week-long work stoppage at Zondereinde mine, a company spokesperson has revealed.

Northam miners want safety following murders

2016-06-10 12:21

Mine unions say their members will only return to work at Northam Platinum's Zondereinde operation when conditions are safe.

NUM members will not return to Northam mine until safety assured

2016-06-07 11:29

NUM members will not return to work at Northam Platinum's Zondereinde mine until their safety is assured after a spate of murders, says a spokesperson.

Northam Platinum halts work amid violence

2016-06-06 14:35

Northam Platinum has suspended production at its Zondereinde mine after a worker was stabbed to death during a fight between members of two different unions.

NUM to demand 20% wage hike at Amplats - document

2016-06-03 14:30

Union NUM will demand a wage increase of 20% per year for the next two years in upcoming talks with Anglo American Platinum, according to an internal document.

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