All four of South Africa's unions - the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU), the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Solidarity and UASA – have rejected the latest wage offer made by gold producers AngloGold Ashanti, Harmony, Sibanye-Stillwater and Village Main Reef.
The latest and second move by the Mineral Council of South Africa to increase salaries of skilled employees is lower than expected.
AngloGold Ashanti has aappointed Kelvin Dushnisky as CEO and executive director of the board of directors of AngloGold Ashanti, effective 1 September 2018.
Gold sector negotiations have resumed and mining houses have given presentations on the state of affairs at their various companies.
AIM-listed GoldStone Resources is pleased with the Government of Ghana’s in-country support for the redevelopment of gold mines in the country.
Ghana’s Environmental Protection Agency has issued environmental permits for AngloGold Ashanti's Obuasi gold mine, another important milestone paving the way for the redevelopment of this large, high-grade ore body.