Tuesday 16 August 2016 14:45
The formal Marikana commemoration programme is underway at the famous koppie at Marikana near Rustenburg in the North West, where 34 striking mineworkers were shot dead by police four years ago.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 10:39
Amnesty International's Deputy Regional Director in Southern Africa Muleya Mwananyanda says the Lonmin miners live in appalling conditions in Nkaneng informal settlement.
Tuesday 16 August 2016 05:37
Trade union AMCU is set to hold a commemorative event on Tuesday at the infamous koppie in Wonderkop near Marikana.
Friday 29 July 2016 20:23
The Public Protector says the North West Provincial government must account for the millions of rand of royalties owed to the Bapo Ba Mogale Community in Bapong near Brits.
Friday 29 July 2016 11:50
Public Protector Thuli Madondela will on Friday morning release her findings of her investigations into the looting of over R300 million of mining royalties.
Tuesday 19 July 2016 20:50
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has formally tabled its traditional demand of R12 500 a month to Lonmin and Impala.
Tuesday 12 July 2016 15:44
Amcu is this week expected to start wage talks in the platinum sector.
Tuesday 12 July 2016 06:30
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union says it will demand R12 500 as a minimum wage for its lowest paid members.
Monday 4 July 2016 15:26
The Reward Association on Monday applauded Cosatu's call to balance pay with job security.
Wednesday 8 June 2016 21:19
Workers belonging to the major union at South Africa's Northam Platinum said on Wednesday they would not resume work at its Zondereinde Mine until arrests were made for a spate of murders.
Monday 16 May 2016 19:15
Members of South Africa's Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) will on Thursday begin meetings to decide on pay demands for platinum companies as wage talks loom.
Thursday 3 March 2016 13:21
South African-focused platinum producer Lonmin says on Thursday it had trimmed its workforce by more than 5,000 in a restructuring triggered by depressed prices.
Thursday 3 March 2016 07:01
Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says the situation in the mining sector remains desperate.
Saturday 30 January 2016 08:00
A fierce battle is on the cards at the mining industry, as stakeholders, including mining unions, are gearing to challenge the looming mass retrenchments.
Friday 29 January 2016 05:45
Government lawyers will on Friday morning meet with legal representative of the claimants of the 2012 Marikana shootings in Sandton.
Thursday 28 January 2016 11:21
Platinum producer Lonmin will continue to review its services and reduce costs, mainly through cutting jobs, as the slide in the price of its main commodity bites further.
Tuesday 26 January 2016 21:51
The NUM says had police been properly trained to keep public order, the tragedy that happened in Marikana in 2012 could have been averted.
Monday 11 January 2016 19:39
There have been fresh clashes over the allocation of RDP houses in Marikana in the North West, this time between two groups of residents.
Monday 28 December 2015 14:10
Platinum producer Lonmin in Rustenburg says that if workers reaching retirement age voluntarily take packages, then the move to retrench could be abandoned entirely.
Monday 28 December 2015 08:39
Lonmin in Rustenburg, which earlier announced that 6 000 jobs will be cut at the end of this year, says it may be forced to scale down that number to just under 2 000.