January 1, 1970

NUM preparing to fight as retrenchment toll rises

The National Union of Mineworkers is gearing up for a fight against both mining companies and the government, amid increasing retrenchments at South Africa’s mines. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

New mining law headed for the bin or court

A flawed public participation process in the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Amendment Bill has created a serious dilemma for legislators. Source: News
January 1, 1970

NUM to fight jobs bloodbath at AngloGold

Planned retrenchments, that could see 8 500 workers lose their jobs, by AngloGold Ashanti will create ghost towns, says the National Union of Mineworkers. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Tanzania passes laws enabling renegotiation of mining deals

Tanzania has approved two laws that enable the government to renegotiate contracts with mining and energy companies as the state seeks a greater share of revenue […]