January 1, 1970

Why silicosis judgment is important

The Treatment Action Campaign and SECTION27 have welcomed the judgment handed down in the silicosis class action case against mining companies. Source: News
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

Ex-miners to receive long-overdue pension benefits

New measures will ensure pension and provident fund pay-outs – some dating back as far as the 1970s – to former mineworkers in the greater Nelson […]
January 1, 1970

Lonmin down over 30% as investors flee before rights issue

Lonmin has dived to a record low for a second day as investors fled after the platinum producer said it would sell billions of shares at […]