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South Africa’s mines are capable of concluding successful wage agreements

The National Union of Mineworkers, or NUM, has signed a “substantive” one-year wage agreement with Petra Diamonds’ Cullinan diamond mine.
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Gold miners offer gloomy scenarios at wage negotiations

Gold sector negotiations have resumed and mining houses have given presentations on the state of affairs at their various companies.
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Gold miners table wage offers to unions

At the afternoon session of the second day of gold wage negotiations between gold producers and unions, each of the four companies tabled offers in respect of wages and benefits for the different categories represented in the bargaining units. 
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Sibanye-Stillwater joins hands with all stakeholders to improve safety

Sibanye-Stillwater has together with the Department of Mineral Resources and organised labour reached a significant milestone at the second Safety and Health Summit convened by the Group, by committing themselves to a joint pledge on safety and a plan of action to address health and safety at the company.

Reducing fatalities in the mining sector has plateaued

Concerns that a plateau has been reached in reducing fatalities in the mining industry saw Sibanye-Stillwater host a safety and health summit to review how the sector should overcome this in its ambition to achieve zero harm.
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NUM and Cosatu to picket at the Chamber of Mines

NUM and COSATU will be picketing at the Chamber of Mines today to demand drastic action against the deteriorating mine safety standards in the country.
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NUM offers government solutions to reduce fatalities in SA mining sector

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is calling on government to address four main areas of concern that it believes will help reduce the...

Court application to be launched for NUM at Optimum

“On behalf of the National Union of Mineworkers, Kruger & Co Attorneys will be launching a court application to set aside the resolution taken...

NUM to march in protest of De Beers’ Kimberley Mines sale

Members of The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will march on 14 January in protest of De Beers Consolidated Mine’s (DBCM) sale of its Kimberley Mines. The...

NUM pleads with Eskom to reverse coal contracts cancellations

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has voiced its concern that Eskom CEO Brian Molefe has chosen not to renew coal contracts with “individual...

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