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The South African government has signed a deal with mining industries and other unions excluding AMCU which will ensure that there are no job losses in the sector.
The South African government has signed a deal with mining industries and other unions excluding AMCU which will ensure that there are no job losses in the sector. ( )

AMCU sticks to its guns over new deal

AMCU president, Joseph Mathunjwa, has sought to explain why his union has opted not to sign the broad plan to stem a wave of job losses in the mining sector.

The status of women in the SA economy
The status of women in the SA economy

South Africa

Wounded Vuwani protester discharged from hospital

Monday 31 August 2015 20:46

The 25-year-old man who was shot and wounded allegedly by police during a violent protest has been discharged from hospital.

Africa

Zim govt to lay off thousands of workers - report

Monday 31 August 2015 19:23

The Zimbabwean government is reportedly set to fire thousands of civil servants as it seeks to reduce its wage bill.

World

Afghan police investigate gas poisoning at girls' school

Monday 31 August 2015 16:02

More than 100 girls were taken to hospital from their school in western Afghanistan on Monday after breathing in toxic gas, officials said.

Politics

Blade Nzimande claimed that money was used to buy votes during women's league conference
ANCWL concerned by Nzimande ‘vote’ buying comment

Monday 31 August 2015 20:31

The ANC Women's League says it is to meet with the South African Communist Party (SACP) to iron out differences.

Business

The South African government has signed a deal with mining industries and other unions excluding AMCU which will ensure that there are no job losses in the sector.
AMCU sticks to its guns over new deal

Monday 31 August 2015 20:58

AMCU president, Joseph Mathunjwa, has sought to explain why his union has opted not to sign the broad plan to stem a wave of job losses in the mining sector.

Science

Google, Sanofi team up to improve diabetes care

Monday 31 August 2015 20:13

Google Inc and French drugmaker Sanofi SA said they will partner to develop tools to improve the management and treatment of diabetes.

Lifestyle

Turning passions into profits

Monday 31 August 2015 16:53

The efforts of young, ambitious and passion driven women continue to be recognised and celebrated in South Africa.

Sport

India look set to claim victory over Sri Lanka

Monday 31 August 2015 18:50

India looks set to claim a series win over neighbours Sri Lanka after day four of the third and final cricket test in Colombo.

Opinion

'ANA's court bid on Boks stands no chance'

Monday 31 August 2015 12:35

The SABC’s Deputy Sports Editor, Janet Whitton, says she doesn’t believe the Agency for New Agenda (ANA)’s urgent court application against the Springboks will succeed.

National Days 2015

South Africa celebrates Women's Day on 9 August 2015 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

Oscar Pistorius Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the trial of Oscar Pistorius.

Marikana

34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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