Friday 16 January 2015 09:36
A formal application will be made by Anglican Bishop Jo Seoka and the Marikana Support Group to have August 16, the day 34 mineworkers were killed in Marikana, to be declared a public holiday.
Tuesday 10 June 2014 16:55
The Minister of Mineral Resources Ngoako Ramatlhodi has warned that the country may suffer job losses as a result of the strike by Amcu in the platinum belt.
Tuesday 10 June 2014 15:12
SA Reserve Bank governor Gill Marcus warned on Tuesday that export figures will be affected if the almost five-month-old platinum mining sector strike continues.
Tuesday 10 June 2014 10:45
Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi denied on Tuesday that he "abandoned" wage negotiations in the platinum mining sector.
Tuesday 10 June 2014 09:20
Investment Solutions chief strategist, Chris Hart says South Africa’s reputation has been wrecked by the strike in the platinum sector.
Tuesday 10 June 2014 05:36
Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi will hold a press briefing Tuesday, following his withdrawal of the inter-governmental task team from the platinum talks.
Monday 9 June 2014 07:15
Government's intervention in the platinum strike comes to an end on Monday.
Saturday 7 June 2014 08:16
Members of the community where the Lonmin platinum mine is situated in Rustenburg have gone to the Constitutional Court to have the marathon Amcu strike declared unconstitutional.
Friday 6 June 2014 15:54
The Marikana Commission of Inquiry has adjourned until next week Tuesday.
Friday 6 June 2014 12:31
The Amcu strike in the platinum mining sector should be abandoned for the good of all South Africans, trade union Solidarity said on Friday.
Thursday 5 June 2014 20:50
Hopes for a quick end to the five-month-long strike in the platinum industry are fading.
Thursday 5 June 2014 06:00
Mineral Resources Minister of Ngoako Ramatlhodi will on Thursday continue to engage platinum producers.
Wednesday 4 June 2014 05:45
Government-sponsored talks to try to end the longest strike in South Africa's mining history will continue on Wednesday.
Tuesday 3 June 2014 20:34
Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi says he is encouraged by progress in talks to end the longest strike in South African mining history.
Tuesday 3 June 2014 15:30
Amcu is considering a government proposal to resolve a five-month platinum strike and will table it to its members this week, union president Joseph Mathunjwa said on Tuesday.
Tuesday 3 June 2014 10:15
The Alternative Information and Development Centre (AIDC) says platinum mining companies have been under selling their metals for the past 10 years
Monday 2 June 2014 15:36
Police officers were standing around the bodies of the dead striking miners, laughing, making jokes and using foul language to brag about what they did.
Monday 2 June 2014 12:26
The labour court has struck Amcu's application for an interdict to stop platinum producers from communicating directly with employees off the roll.
Sunday 1 June 2014 20:15
The SACP has called on government to suspend the licences of mining companies that do not comply.
Sunday 1 June 2014 16:07
The SACP has accused the three platinum producers, Lonmin, Implats and Amplats of avoiding centralised bargaining and competing among themselves on payments of workers.