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South Africa mining strike likely to impact at least 15 ...

At least 15 mining firms in South Africa have received notices of strikes to be held next week in support of colleagues at Sibanye-Stillwater who on strike over wages and job cuts, Minerals Council South Africa said on Friday.. The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) has been on strike at Sibanye's bullion operations since mid-November and plans to extend the strike to its ...

South African Mining Union Threatens Year-Long Strike ...

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Members of South Africa's AMCU mining union are ready to strike for a year if necessary and would bring the platinum belt to a standstill if Impala Platinum carries out plans to cut up to 13,400 jobs, the union's president said on Thursday. Joseph Mathunjwa, who led a five-month strike in 2014, […]

South African court blocks union bid for industry-wide ...

Mar 15, 2019· The Johannesburg Labor Court in South Africa has rejected a request by the AMCU platinum and gold sector union to hold an industry-wide strike, miners Anglogold Ashanti (NYSE:AU), Anglo American Plati

South African gold loses its luster as miners eye Ghana ...

Aug 02, 2019· South Africa has some of the world's biggest reserves in gold, platinum and coal, and mining continues to be a core industry, contributing more than 29% of the country's exports in May 2019. But South Africa's traditional gold industry has lost some of its shine over the last few decades, with gold production in steady […]

THE IMPACT OF MINING ON THE SOUTH AFRICAN ECONOMY …

As one of South Africa's leading economic historians, Hobart Houghton noted, South African mining has always been an epic of applied science. Professor Chris Barnard put South African surgery on the global map with the world's first heart transplant in 1967, but South African mining engineering had long since already been on that map.

Mining Strike Impacts South African Economy | Voice of ...

As South Africa's biggest post-apartheid mine strike marks its eighth week on Thursday, it is already denting growth and export earnings, and many of those affected are having to sell their most ...

Mining industry of South Africa - Wikipedia

Ever since the Kimberley diamond strike of 1868, South Africa has been a world leader in diamond production. [citation needed] The primary South African sources of diamonds, including seven large diamond mines around the country, are controlled by the De Beers Consolidated Mines Company.

Banking union plans largest strike since 1920 | Fin24

South Africa's biggest financial union is threatening to disrupt the country's banking industry by leading its 73 000 members on a strike next month, in what would be its largest industrial action in almost a century. The planned two-day walkout will target lenders that have consulted staff over job ...

South Africa: Union Ready to Strike Because Excludes ...

More than 80% of Solidarity's members at in Secunda voted for a strike against the company's exclusion of white employees from a staff share scheme, the labour union claims in a statement on ...

South Africa Union Rejects Implats, Sibanye's Wage Offers ...

Aug 13, 2019· South Africa's largest platinum-mining union has rejected initial wage offers from two of the world's biggest producers and accused Sibanye Gold Ltd. of trying to provoke a strike. Sibanye's ...

Striking miners fired on in South Africa - YouTube

Aug 16, 2012· Video shows workers under a hail of bullets shot by police. The police say they were trying to protect their own lives. For more CNN videos, check out our Yo...

South Africa gold miners go on strike - BBC News

SA gold miners go on strike Jump to media player Some 80,000 gold miners in South Africa have gone on a strike to call for higher pay, but their union has significantly scaled down its demands.

South Africa mining strike to spread to at least 15 firms ...

At least 15 mining firms in South Africa have received notices of strikes to be held next week in support of colleagues at Sibanye-Stillwater who on strike over wages and job cuts, Minerals ...

South African court blocks mine union's plan for industry ...

Mar 15, 2019· South Africa's labor court has rejected a request by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) to hold an industry-wide strike …

South Africa mining strike to spread to at least 15 firms ...

At least 15 mining firms in South Africa have received notices of strikes to be held next week in support of colleagues at Sibanye-Stillwater who downed tools over wages and job cuts, Minerals ...

History of mining in South Africa: The key events ...

May 20, 2019· From the world's largest hand-dug mine to strike action with fatal violence on both sides, South Africa's mining industry has been one of the country's most influential for over a hundred years. We look at the history of mining in South Africa.

UPDATE 1-South Africa mining strike to spread to at least ...

South Africa is home to the world's biggest platinum group metals deposits and accounts for just over 90 percent of global production. The mining firms were considering the notices and vowed to "everything in their power" to prevent a strike, including legal action, the council said in the statement.

Platinum Miners Win Reprieve as South Africa Strike ...

Feb 28, 2019· The world's biggest platinum miners won a reprieve after a South African court reserved judgment on whether to block a week-long industry strike that was scheduled to start Thursday night.

Miners' Strike: South Africa 1922 | Encyclopedia.com

Miners' Strike. South Africa 1922. Synopsis. In early 1922, white South African workers in the Witwatesrand gold mining region went on strike. The strike soon became a violent rebellion—sometimes known as the Rand Revolt—that pitted the white miners against the mine owners and the government.

2014 South African platinum strike - Wikipedia

The GDP of South Africa contracted in the first quarter of 2014, pulled down by the steepest drop in mining production (25% of which 19% was directly attributable to the strike) in 50 years. It was the first contraction since 2009. Fitch Ratings downgraded its outlook on South Africa to "negative" from "stable".

Marikana massacre: the untold story of the strike leader ...

May 19, 2015· The long read: In 2012 a strike at the Marikana mine in South Africa ended in the killing of 34 miners. Investigations have revealed one man emerged who …

1946 African Mineworkers Strike | South African History Online

The white South African State was mobilised and rampant in defence of its cheap labour policy and big dividends for the mining magnates and big business. This marked the opening of a phase of intense repression by the racist regime of the day, led by Field Marshal Smuts, against the forces for change in South Africa.

'End of South Africa's platinum mine strike signals end of ...

Jun 25, 2014· After five months, South Africa's platinum miners strike has ended with a deal that will see the lowest paid workers receiving increases of R1,000 (£55) a month.

MiningWeekly.com | Breaking News | Real-Time Mining News

By: Tasneem Bulbulia 30th August 2019 The South African Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) has approved the mining right application submitted by Aim-listed URU Metals' Lesego ...

Montana mines buoy firm beset by deaths, strike in S. Africa

After a prolonged strike and a string of workplace fatalities in South Africa, executives at Sibanye-Stillwater are leaning heavily on the mining company's Montana platinum mines to turn things ...

2014 South African platinum strike: longest wage strike in ...

The five month long strike affected both the workers and the mining companies. The South African mining industry shed 20,000 jobs in the 12 months leading to June 2013, and that trend was set to continue due to low margins, cost pressures and volatile commodity prices.

Platinum Miners Win Reprieve as South Africa Strike ...

Feb 27, 2019· The world's biggest platinum miners won a reprieve after a South African court reserved judgment on whether to block a week-long industry strike that was scheduled to start Thursday night.

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