January 1, 1970

Amcu, platinum mines fail to reach wage deal

The Association of Mine Workers and Construction Union and the industry have failed to reach a deal on workers’ pay, the union says. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Zama-Zamas retrieve last two bodies from Langlaagte mine

Volunteer rescue workers have retrieved the bodies of the last two miners that were still trapped underground at the Langlaagte mine. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Impala refinery workers strike over pay

Members of a union representing more than half the worker’s at Impala Platinum Holdings’ refinery have started a strike after wage talks broke down. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Manuel: Corruption, non-compliance dogging SA mining

There will be no mining industry in the future unless environmental depletion corruption and regulatory uncertainties are dealt with, says Trevor Manuel. Source: News