Mining firms’ silicosis sins

2015-07-05 15:26

Scores of mine workers suffer from lung diseases caused by inhaling dust underground. While mining firms fudge the facts, workers wait for compensation.

Wage talks for platinum workers set

2013-04-12 16:24

South African platinum firms and labour will discuss the possibility of an industry-wide wage deal for workers as opposed to company-by-company contracts.


Charges withdrawn against miners

2014-09-09 17:27

Public violence charges against 32 Samancor Chrome mineworkers have been withdrawn by the Rustenburg Magistrate's Court.

Amplats probes shooting as shares slide

2013-02-18 17:00

Anglo Platinum is gathering details of a shootout that has reportedly left one mineworker dead, resulting in its shares tumbling more than 5%.

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