ARTICLES RELATING TO SIBANYE GOLD

SA platinum giants bolster positions before wage talks begin

2019-07-09 05:30

When the world’s biggest platinum miners sit down to hammer out a wage deal this week, they’ll hold two potentially winning cards in reserve: the cash and metal stockpiles to endure a strike.

AMCU insists it is compliant with labour law

2019-04-26 17:00

AMCU has insisted it is in compliance with the Labour Relations Act, after facing deregistration.

Sibanye counts hit to earnings as strike at gold mines drags on

2019-01-07 18:28

Sibanye Gold said a protracted strike at its South African gold mines may hurt earnings at a time when the producer remains under pressure to reduce debt.

Sibanye-Stillwater signs 3-year wage deal with unions

2018-11-15 10:11

Sibanye-Stillwater has concluded a three-year wage deal with the National Union of Mineworkers, Solidarity and UASA.

Biggest Sibanye Gold unions get approval to strike over pay

2018-09-27 11:13

The two biggest South African unions at Sibanye Gold's mines have gotten permission to strike over pay after a deadlock in gold wage talks.

SA gold miners and NUM deadlocked over wages

2018-08-22 10:09

The National Union of Mineworkers says it’s deadlocked over pay with the producers after numerous rounds of negotiations.

Sibanye Gold mine rescue: Parliamentary committee slams company's 'attitude to safety'

2018-02-02 12:08

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources says it is outrageous that 955 miners were trapped underground from Wednesday until Friday morning, just because a storm knocked out power supplies.

All 955 trapped Sibanye Gold miners resurface

2018-02-02 05:51

All 955 miners who were trapped underground for more than a day have resurfaced, mining company Sibanye Gold says.

Sibanye buying long-suffering Lonmin in R5.17bn deal

2017-12-14 13:05

Sibanye Gold has offered £285m to buy Lonmin, the world’s third-biggest platinum miner.

Rand recovery punishes SA's ageing, costly gold mines

2017-08-17 17:32

A big rebound in the rand has turned SA’s biggest gold producer from churning cash a year ago to making losses and shutting mines.

 

SA platinum mines brace for 'substantial' wage demands

2019-06-13 07:59

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union is meeting its members across the country’s Platinum Belt this week, before presenting demands to seven producers, Secretary General Jeffrey Mphahlele has said.

Sibanye Gold may cut over 6 000 jobs after losses

2019-02-14 19:38

Sibanye said earlier this week that it was considering shutting unprofitable shafts and cutting jobs at its South African gold mines amid a three-month-old wage strike that’s curbing output.

Tribunal approves Sibanye-Stillwater, Lonmin merger with conditions

2018-11-21 18:18

The Competition Tribunal has approved the merger between Sibanye Gold - trading as Sibanye-Stillwater - and Lonmin with conditions.

Lonmin's biggest union wants Sibanye deal stopped over jobs

2018-11-13 11:23

Lonmin’s biggest labour union has asked antitrust authorities to stop Sibanye Gold’s purchase of the struggling platinum miner should the new company intend to press ahead with more than 10 000 job cuts.

Sibanye says union wage demands may lead to more closures

2018-08-24 16:18

The struggling gold sector would be forced to close more mine shafts if labour unions’ wage demands were implemented, according to the top producer of the precious metal.

Mine closed for safety reasons after 955 trapped workers freed

2018-02-02 21:26

Sibanye Gold Beatrix mine has been closed for the safety of staff members, after 955 miners were trapped underground for more than 24 hours when a storm caused an electric cable outage.

Rescued Sibanye Gold miners receiving medical attention after being trapped underground for over 24 hours

2018-02-02 09:23

The 955 Sibanye Gold mine workers who were rescued after being trapped underground for over a day are receiving medical attention and counselling.

Top reads on Fin24: Explosive rand moves expected, troubled Steinhoff financials and ANC policy proposals

2017-12-14 18:56

ICYMI: A roundup of Thursday's must-read financial and economic news.

Sibanye Gold won't pay dividend for first time as it posts loss

2017-08-30 12:14

Sibanye Gold says it won’t pay an interim dividend for the first time since it began trading in 2013 as it reported a first-half loss.

NUM lashes out at jobs 'blackmail' of mining firms

2017-08-03 20:12

The National Union of Mineworkers is deeply worried about the possible retrenchments of thousands of workers at Sibanye Gold's operations in South Africa.

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