January 1, 1970

RBM fires five for fuelling protests

Five employees of Rio Tinto’s Richards Bay Minerals (RBM) mine, alleged to have been involved in fuelling community protests over jobs and contracts, have been dismissed […]
January 1, 1970

No end to mine workers’ compensation woes

The regulations governing mining in South Africa are in desperate need of revision. This was brought to the fore again last week with the deaths and […]
January 1, 1970

Inside Labour: Zama-zamas: illegals or entrepreneurs?

The government’s suggested measures to improve compensation for workers who at some stage laboured underground appear extremely worrying, says Terry Bell. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Anglo names new finance director

Anglo American has named Fortescue Metals Group’s Stephen Pearce as finance director, after he led the drive to slash debt at the world’s fourth-largest iron ore […]