Wednesday 29 March 2017 12:13
The National Union of Mineworkers has threatened to embark on a strike at state-run power utility Eskom over its plans to mothball five coal-powered stations.
Monday 21 November 2016 06:07
The African National Congress has welcomed the release of the report of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) advisory panel on a national minimum wage.
Thursday 27 October 2016 20:54
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) says Anglo American Platinum's (Amplats) wage offer of 7% will enable its members to survive a tough economy.
Saturday 15 October 2016 06:59
The National Union of Mineworkers(NUM) says the 66 Rock Drill Operators who had staged a sit in underground resurfaced on Friday.
Tuesday 23 August 2016 19:41
South Africa's government defended a renewed drive to reduce deaths and injuries in the mining industry on Tuesday, saying health and safety issues were "non- negotiable."
Wednesday 17 August 2016 14:57
The NUM on Tuesday said more than 7 000 of its members were set to embark on a massive march at Northam Platinum in Limpopo on Wednesday.
Friday 12 August 2016 07:07
The strike by members of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) at Eskom's power plants has had no effect on operations, the power utility said on Thursday.
Wednesday 10 August 2016 21:05
It’s all systems go for a nationwide strike by the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) at Eskom on Thursday.
Tuesday 9 August 2016 17:14
More that 15 000 National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) members working at Eskom are expected to embark on a full blown strike in all nine provinces, the union said on Tuesday.
Monday 8 August 2016 12:04
Eskom says the current wage strike at three of its power stations is unprotected, and has not yet affected its operations.
Thursday 9 June 2016 11:00
AMCU leader Joseph Mathunjwa says the events unfolding at the Northam Platinum mine in Limpopo resemble what led to the murders at Lonmin Mine in Marikana in 2012.
Monday 6 June 2016 14:31
Impala Platinum in Rustenburg in the North West says it has lost over 6000 ounces of production as a result of the rock fall that killed two mine workers.
Monday 6 June 2016 08:25
What role should sociologists play in situations of large-scale suffering and exploitation.
Friday 3 June 2016 14:08
South Africa's National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) will demand a wage increase of 20% per year for the next two years in upcoming talks with Anglo American Platinum.
Thursday 19 May 2016 08:30
Eskom says that its 5% wage offer is reasonable given the power utility's financial circumstances.
Tuesday 5 April 2016 05:55
It is alleged that’s Graham Maddock, who was central in the Fidentia scandal paid millions of rands to Mossack Fonceca.
Tuesday 9 February 2016 17:15
The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) in Limpopo believes that Anglo American Platinum should sell its Twickenham operation to investors who are willing to mine.
Sunday 17 January 2016 16:03
More unions have joined Cosatu in expressing their displeasure with the new tax law amendments signed into law by President Jacob Zuma.
Wednesday 6 January 2016 15:11
De Beers Consolidated Mines has held “numerous” meetings with the National Union of Mineworkers about the fate of Kimberley Mines, De Beers spokesperson Tom Tweedy said on Wednesday.
Friday 16 October 2015 16:40
National Union of Mineworkers president, Piet Mathonsi, has urged union leaders to put the workers' interests first.