January 1, 1970

'I was underground for two weeks,' says zama zama miner

One of two illegal miners rescued from a disused mine speaks of two weeks underground. Source: News
January 1, 1970

No end to mine workers’ compensation woes

The regulations governing mining in South Africa are in desperate need of revision. This was brought to the fore again last week with the deaths and […]
January 1, 1970

Mines must rectify apartheid injustices – Sibanye CEO

The failure of South Africa’s mining industry to rectify the injustices of its apartheid-era past is in large part to blame for today’s difficult operating environment, […]
January 1, 1970

Amcu to unveil pay demands, R12 500 still on cards

The Association of Mining and Construction Workers Union will make public a “comprehensive and final” set of pay and conditions demands for the platinum sector. Source: […]