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

Amcu stands firm on R12 500 minimum wage

Delivering Amcu’s platinum wage demands, leader Joseph Mathunjwa pointed out that wage inequality persists and inflation targeting neglects working class conditions. Source: News
January 1, 1970

De Beers' $250m diamond sale defies summer slowdown

De Beers’s $520m of rough-diamond sales at its most recent auction is raising hopes that the industry can avoid a slowdown in the second half of […]
January 1, 1970

Now anybody can scuba dive for diamonds

Diamond diver Wynand Hendrikse spends his days sailing off the western coast, exploring a private offshore concession. Now, you can too. Source: News