January 1, 1970

Northam Platinum halts work amid violence

Northam Platinum has suspended production at its Zondereinde mine after a worker was stabbed to death during a fight between members of two different unions. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Chamber of Mines 'pleased' at S&P rating

Standard & Poor’s decision to maintain South Africa’s debt rating at BBB- investment grade gives the country no room for complacency, warns the Chamber of Mines. […]
January 1, 1970

45 000 miners face job cuts, warns NUM

About 45 000 workers face layoffs in the South Africa’s struggling mining sector, says the National Union of Mineworkers. Source: News
January 1, 1970

NUM to demand 20% wage hike at Amplats – document

Union NUM will demand a wage increase of 20% per year for the next two years in upcoming talks with Anglo American Platinum, according to an […]