Solidarity mining union demands 12% wage hike

2015-04-10 19:40

Solidarity trade union, which mostly represents skilled workers in the mining sector, has demanded a 12% increase from the Chamber of Mines.

Nene shows 'prudent fiscal stability' - Chamber

2015-02-25 20:33

The Chamber of Mines says Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene demonstrated "continuity in disciplined and prudent fiscal stability" in the budget.

Bid to make mines safer

2014-11-19 19:35

An initiative to make mining safer and provide skills to workers has been announced at the mine health and safety summit held, says the Chamber of Mines.

Six things to know about the illegal mining boom

2014-06-26 13:36

As police open a murder investigation into the deaths of at least 10 illegal miners at a gold mine in Benoni, News24 looks at the facts behind the illegal mining boom.

Amcu refused permission for gold strike

2014-06-23 12:41

South Africa's labour court has ruled that Amcu, which is leading a crippling platinum sector stoppage, may not strike in the gold sector, says an official.

Strikes key to social justice - Amcu

2014-06-05 19:58

The right to strike has been used to achieve social justice, the Labour Court has heard

Amcu gold strike ruling out soon

2014-01-30 07:30

A ruling on the legality of a planned strike by trade union Amcu in the gold mining sector is expected in the Johannesburg Labour Court.

Chamber of Mines takes Amcu to court

2014-01-22 07:30

The Chamber of Mines is seeking damages against union Amcu over its intention to embark on an "illegal" strike in the gold sector.

Madiba raised SA's stature - Chamber

2013-12-06 20:21

Nelson Mandela raised the stature of South Africa as a leading nation during his presidency, the Chamber of Mines says.

Mining the most transformed sector - chamber

2013-11-05 12:43

The mining industry is currently the most transformed of all the country's major industries, says the Chamber of Mines of SA.


Chamber of Mines CEO retires early

2015-04-09 18:56

The Chamber of Mines of South Africa has announced that Bheki Sibiya will take early retirement.

Chamber of Mines worried over blackouts

2014-12-10 05:00

The Chamber of Mines has expressed concern that Eskom's rolling blackouts will have a negative impact on the mining sector and the economy.

Gauteng ANC plans mining buyout - report

2014-08-10 08:28

The Gauteng ANC plans to table a Zimbabwe-style policy that could see government forcing mining houses to sell shares in a move that could be construed as a subtle form of nationalisation, according to a report.

Amcu must abide by rules - Solidarity

2014-06-23 14:56

Amcu must follow the rules, after the Labour Court made permanent an interim order preventing the union from striking in the gold mining sector, says Solidarity.

Amcu labour court case continues

2014-06-06 08:11

The Labour Court in Johannesburg is on Friday expected to continue hearing Amcu's bid to strike for higher wages in the gold sector.

Amcu part of gold sector deal, court hears

2014-06-05 18:55

Collective agreements apply to all employees, even members of minority unions, the Labour Court has heard.

Amcu sings ahead of court challenge

2014-01-22 11:15

Members of union Amcu sang and danced outside the Johannesburg Labour Court, ahead of the Chamber of Mines' legal challenge to their planned gold sector strike.

Amcu issues gold, platinum strike notices

2014-01-20 13:17

Union Amcu says it is to embark on a strike later this week in both the platinum and gold sectors, after issuing employers of both sectors with strike notices.

Mining chamber gets new president

2013-11-05 16:52

The Chamber of Mines of SA has announced that Mike Teke will replace Mark Cutifani as its president.

NUM signs wage deal in coal sector

2013-09-30 16:48

The National Union of Mineworkers has signed a wage agreement with coal producers, averting a possible strike that could have hit supplies to power utility Eskom.

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