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Talks to end Amcu strike collapse again

Friday 25 April 2014 05:28

The make or break talks to end the three-month platinum mining strike have collapsed once again.

Talks to end Amcu strike collapse again

Friday 25 April 2014 05:28

The make or break talks to end the three-month platinum mining strike have collapsed once again.

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Mining In N West can grow SA economy: Mkhize

Thursday 24 April 2014 23:50

KwaZulu-Natal former premier who is now African National Congress (ANC) treasurer-general Zweli Mkhize says mining operations in the North West have the potential to grow the country's economy.

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Cosatu, miners join forces to demand security

Thursday 24 April 2014 12:43

Hundreds of Cosatu members and non-striking platinum miners are gathered outside Rustenburg police station in North West to demand security for the miners.

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Talks to end wage strike continue

Thursday 24 April 2014 09:58

High-level talks to end the three-month-old wage strike in the platinum sector will continue on Thursday at an undisclosed location.

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Amcu, employees still locked in wage talks

Wednesday 23 April 2014 20:30

Initial hopes of a breakthrough in the talks to end the three months long strike in the platinum sector mines are fading.

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Poor to bear the brunt of inflation increase

Wednesday 23 April 2014 17:08

Figures from Statistics South Africa show that consumer inflation now stands at 6%, compared with the 5.9% recorded in Feb, and now considerably higher than the 5.3% rate registered in Nov 2013.

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Zimbabwe to ease black ownership laws

Wednesday 23 April 2014 10:30

Zimbabwe is to relax its black ownership laws, as the country's economy shows signs of slowing down.

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Rand could get boost from higher CPI

Wednesday 23 April 2014 10:00

The rand lost ground against the dollar on Wednesday.

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Negotiations to end platinum strike expected to be positive

Tuesday 22 April 2014 18:29

Negotiations to end the longest and most costly strike in the platinum mining sector continued at an undisclosed venue for a second day on Tuesday.

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South Africans' appetite for debt grown stronger: Expert

Tuesday 22 April 2014 16:20

The appetite for debt among South Africans has grown even stronger amid low interest rates for the past five years, an expert said on Tuesday.

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