A full bench of the Johannesburg High Court has approved the settlement of the silicosis and tuberculosis class action suit.
South Africa’s deep level gold mining industry will over the next 10 years almost entirely cease to exist (excluding Gold Fields’ South Deep mine).
Harmony Gold Mining Company has introduced cutting edge maintenance procedures to reduce its operational costs.
Despite having been referred to the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration for facilitation, the parties have agreed to continue to engage on gold wage negotiations with a view to reach an agreement.
Gold producers in wage negotiations under the auspices of the MCSA, and facilitated by the CCMA, advise further progress in wage negotiations.
The NUM Matlosana Region has planned a protest march to Harmony Gold as it claims it is running a capitalist agenda at the expense of its workers.