Solidarity: EFF’s distorted ownership facts, incite racial tension

2015-10-29 16:36

Solidarity says statements made by EFF's Julius Malema accusing the Johannesburg Stock Exchange of racism and white dominance are false.

Chamber urges NUM to accept new wage offer

2015-10-13 09:34

The Chamber of Mines is expecting feedback on its latest wage offer today and has urged NUM to consider the impact of "unrealistic" wage hikes on jobs in the coal sector.

Unions, gold firms agree on 13% wage hike

2015-10-02 21:14

Entry-level workers at AngloGold Ashanti and Harmony will get wage increases of up to 13%, according to an agreement reached with unions.

Chamber of Mines just dances on same spot - NUM

2015-09-06 14:25

The time of dancing on the same spot in different shoes must come to an end, the NUM says about the Chamber of Mines' wage negotiations.

Coal strike looms as NUM spurns wage offer

2015-08-12 15:20

Tension within the mining industry has ratcheted up after union NUM rejected the latest wage offer for the coal sector as “insulting”.

Ramatlhodi implores mines, unions to save jobs

2015-08-05 13:37

The mining ministry is meeting producers and unions for two days of talks on alternatives to cutting as many as 10 000 jobs.

Solidarity rejects coal wage offer

2015-07-17 13:55

Trade union Solidarity has rejected an offer made by the Chamber of Mines at coal wage negotiations.

We need time to analyse, absorb Marikana report - Chamber of Mines

2015-06-25 21:31

The Chamber of Mines says it needs time to absorb and analyse all the findings made in the Marikana report.

NUM says mines can raise pay 80%

2015-06-22 12:34

The biggest union in the gold industry said producers in South Africa are able to afford an increase of more than 80% in the basic monthly pay of entry-level underground miners.

Gold sector faces upheaval on social pact

2015-06-18 13:05

The Association of Mining and Construction Union has dismissed the gold sector "social pact" proposals, saying workers entering wage talks just want money.


NUM signs 2-year wage deal as coal strike ends

2015-10-13 13:14

The National Union of Mineworkers and the Chamber of Mines have signed a two-year wage agreement in the coal sector.

Talks to end coal strike resume

2015-10-09 09:14

The Chamber of Mines and the National Union of Mineworkers have resumed talks to end the strike in the coal sector, with a possible revised offer likely.

Coal unions reject revised wage offer

2015-09-15 16:08

All unions in the coal sector have rejected revised wage offers in pay talks, raising the potential for strikes if mediation fails.

Amcu accuses gold firms of overtime theft

2015-08-14 07:46

A bitter and, at first sight, complicated overtime argument has erupted between the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union and the Chamber of Mines.

Gold sector unions reject final wage hike offer

2015-08-07 17:00

The SA Chamber of Mines says all unions representing workers in the gold sector have rejected the final wage increase offer from bullion producers.

SA gold producers table 'final' offer to unions

2015-07-30 16:25

South African gold producers have offered wage hikes of up to 17%, a slight increase to restive unions which have been seeking increases of up to double current levels.

Marikana reaction: Phiyega, Ramaphosa must face consequences

2015-06-25 22:08

Opposition parties have called for police commissioner Riah Phiyega to be suspended or axed and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to face the might of the law despite the Marikana report exonerating him from any involvement in the 2012 shootings.

Mining can't afford Eskom tariff hike, says chamber

2015-06-24 07:52

The South African Chamber of Mines says it cannot accept that electricity tariff hikes are the most appropriate way for Eskom to deal with its funding shortfall.

Chamber of Mines asks for ruling on black ownership

2015-06-22 12:27

The Chamber of Mines says it has asked the High Court to rule whether companies can claim to have met black-ownership rules even after shareholders have sold their stake in assets.

Tax team recommends review of gold mining tax

2015-06-05 20:03

South Africa should review a preferential tax enjoyed by gold producers, a commission set up to look into taxes in the country says.

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