Saturday 19 April 2014 16:44
Economic expert Dawie Roodt says the latest offer by the major platinum mines to AMCU is good news for the country's economy.
Thursday 17 April 2014 17:37
The leaders of striking Amcu union and the world's three biggest platinum producers will resume talks next week after they failed again on Thursday to reach an agreement.
Thursday 17 April 2014 17:36
South African stocks ended in positive territory on Thursday ahead of the four-day Easter long weekend.
Wednesday 16 April 2014 21:02
Miners in the platinum belt around Rustenburg have defaulted on their Anti-Retroviral (ARV) treatment as the Amcu strike drags on.
Wednesday 16 April 2014 20:32
South Africa's rand looked set to snap a four-session losing streak against the dollar on Wednesday.
Wednesday 16 April 2014 16:43
Mining strikes and more subdued appetite for commodities from China will weigh on South Africa's economy this year although growth will be faster than last year, a Reuters poll showed on Wednesday.
Wednesday 16 April 2014 08:05
Lawyer for the injured and arrested miners at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, advocate Dali Mpofu, has welcomed the ruling that the police's mysterious witness, Mr "X" will testify in camera.
Tuesday 15 April 2014 15:09
A much awaited mineworker witness at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, dubbed Mr X, will give his evidence before the commission in camera.
Tuesday 15 April 2014 06:00
Police lawyers at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry will on Tuesday know whether their application for their witness, known as Mr X, to testify in camera and by video link is successful or not.
Monday 14 April 2014 17:23
Police lawyers at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry will know on Tuesday whether their application for their witness, known as Mr X, to testify in camera and by video link is successful or not.
Monday 14 April 2014 12:30
Economists predict that the strike by trade union Amcu in the platinum belt will soon end.
Saturday 12 April 2014 16:29
Analysts say that the strike by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) miners in the platinum belt will soon come to an end.
Friday 11 April 2014 10:45
The strike in the platinum sector is partially responsible for a drop in the country's platinum group metals output.
Tuesday 8 April 2014 18:16
South African stocks rebounded on Tuesday.
Sunday 6 April 2014 19:53
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) continued its campaign for higher wages by marching to the Lonmin head office in Johannesburg, on Thursday.
Saturday 5 April 2014 12:15
Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe has urged stakeholders in the platinum sector to return to the negotiating table and seek an urgent end to the three-month-long wage strike.
Friday 4 April 2014 09:06
Senior Economist at the Bureau for Economic Research, Hugo Pienaar says it is difficult to see an end to the strike in the platinum mining sector.
Thursday 3 April 2014 16:49
Amcu will not abandon its pay demand of at least R12 500 a month, the trade union's leader Joseph Mathunjwa said on Thursday.
Thursday 3 April 2014 12:59
Hundreds of members of labour union Amcu, wearing green shirts, have descended on Melrose Arch in Johannesburg on Thursday for a protest.
Thursday 3 April 2014 09:01
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president Joseph Mathunjwa says they are going to establish a strike fund.