NUM members' houses torched in apparent union rivalry

2019-01-08 16:59

Three more houses have been torched in Blybank in Carletonville amid apparent union rivalry near Sibanye-Stillwater gold mine.

'We never accepted slave wage deal' - AMCU's Mathunjwa on Sibanye

2018-12-14 13:40

Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union Joseph Mathunjwa says the union never accepted Sibanye-Stillwater's "slave wage" deal and the strike at the mine will continue.

New offer to end Gold Fields strike likely to be rejected, says union

2018-11-28 12:49

Gold Fields has presented a new offer to the National Union of Mineworkers in an attempt to end the union’s strike against retrenchments - now in its fourth week- but union officials say it is unlikely to be accepted.

Sibanye-Stillwater obtains court interdict against unions

2018-11-23 08:47

Sibanye-Stillwater has been granted an interdict by the Labour Court against the National Union of Mineworkers and AMCU.

AMCU firm on Sibanye strike, warns of fresh strike in platinum sector

2018-11-21 15:31

The trade union is pressing ahead with a protected wage strike at Sibanye-Stillwater's gold operations, after the company stuck to its offer in the 48-hour notice period.

Village Main Reef secures three-year wage deal

2018-10-05 12:29

Miners, artisans and officials will receive a 4.25% increase for the first year of the agreement, and CPI-linked increases for the next two years.

Lily mine disaster report says prosecute

2018-08-26 07:42

Report by the mineral resources department has been handed to the National Prosecuting Authority for a decision on whether action will be taken.

Amcu warns Implats: Gloves will be off should job cut talks fail

2018-08-07 11:21

"We will hit where it matters most... [the] gloves will be off,” Joseph Mathunjwa, president of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union has warned Impala Platinum over looming job losses.

Five miners dead after fire breaks out at Limpopo mine

2018-07-15 21:34

Five mineworkers have died and a sixth is still trapped underground after a fire broke out at a copper mine in Limpopo, says the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union.

Spate of deaths at Sibanye-Stilwater is a crime against humanity - AMCU

2018-06-26 12:10

Two mining unions are calling for amendments to the Mine Health and Safety Act after yet another death at the Khomanani shaft at Sibanye-Stillwater's Driefontein operations.

 

Sibanye offers cash advance to workers hit by 'no work, no pay'

2018-12-14 18:59

Sibanye-Stillwater said the cash advance would be repaid to the company over a five-month period “via payroll deduction”, from the end of February 2019.

Sibanye: Gold wage deal extended to all workers

2018-12-13 20:11

According to Sibanye-Stillwater, the collective membership of the NUM, UASA and Solidarity has increased to over 50% of the employees at the South African gold operations, allowing for extension of the agreement.

Amcu continues with strike action at Sibanye-Stillwater

2018-11-26 11:29

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union has continued its strike over wages at Sibanye-Stillwater into Monday.

Sibanye to head to court as AMCU strike claims first life

2018-11-22 17:40

Sibanye-Stillwater will file an urgent court interdict to try to prevent further violence and intimidation, as the wage strike by AMCU claimed its first life.

Trial of former AMCU members transferred to the North Gauteng High Court

2018-10-30 19:09

The murder and attempted murder trial of eight Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union leaders has been transferred to the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Three-year wage deal reached at AngloGold Ashanti

2018-09-17 15:19

AngloGold Ashanti has concluded a wage agreement with AMCU, UASA and Solidarity for a three-year period.

INSIDE LABOUR: After Marikana, what really changed?

2018-08-17 06:15

Billions still lie in budget allocations but millions are returned unspent, while more seems to be lost to corruption - so it's time to prioritise job retention before the voters walk away, says Terry Bell.

The numbers will tell the truth

2018-07-22 08:57

By the end of today there may be a fairly clear indication of how much popular power Cosatu may have lost in recent years, writes Terry Bell.

Mantashe to discuss Mining Charter with industry, unions in weekend summit

2018-07-06 16:51

Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe will meet with key roleplayers at the Mining Summit this weekend, ahead of the adoption of the Mining Charter.

Death toll at abandoned section of Sibanye-Stillwater mine rises to four

2018-06-12 11:04

A fourth miner has been found dead at an abandoned working area of a mine owned by Sibanye-Stillwater while the fifth miner remains unaccounted for.

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