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.
Monday 14 April 2014 12:30
Economists predict that the strike by trade union Amcu in the platinum belt will soon end.
Monday 7 April 2014 10:18
Trade unions in the mining industry that’s not party to the prolonged strike by rival union, AMCU says the industrial action is negatively affecting non-striking workers
Saturday 5 April 2014 14:05
Legal expert Shadrack Gutto says the violation of the rights of non-striking miners in the troubled platinum sector leaves much to be desired from the country's criminal justice system.
Friday 4 April 2014 06:43
Rea Vaya buses are back on the road after Piotrans reached an agreement with striking drivers.
Thursday 3 April 2014 09:16
The Limpopo health department was scheduled to meet Mecklenburg Hospital managers and staff on Thursday morning to resolve an illegal strike, the department said.
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.
Thursday 3 April 2014 05:32
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) will continue its campaign for higher wages by marching to Lonmin offices at Melrose Arch in Johannesburg on Thursday.
Wednesday 2 April 2014 10:15
Striking Rea Vaya bus drivers in Johannesburg, who are affiliated to the South African Municipal Workers' Union (Samwu) say a solution could be reached soon in their dispute with the employer.
Wednesday 2 April 2014 09:17
Anglo American Platinum has issued force majeure notices to some of its suppliers, saying it will not be able to meet its contractual obligations due to unavoidable circumstances.
Tuesday 1 April 2014 19:28
A group calling itself the Concerned Members of the Community has handed over a memorandum of grievances to the chairperson of the Marikana Commission of Inquiry, Judge Ian Farlam.
Tuesday 1 April 2014 18:42
The ongoing strike in the platinum sector continued on Tuesday.
Saturday 29 March 2014 06:29
The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union’s (Amcu) 10-week strike in the platinum belt will lead to job cuts.
Friday 28 March 2014 19:08
Platinum mining companies have threatened to mechanise their operations if there is no speedy end to the nine-week old strike.
Tuesday 25 March 2014 09:51
Several South African Democratic Teachers' Union (Sadtu) members are gathered at SABC Park in Polokwane ahead of the union's march to the Limpopo Education Department.
Monday 24 March 2014 19:03
South Africa's deputy president will meet with the mining industry and unions on Thursday for a regularly scheduled forum aimed at bringing stability to the sector.
Monday 24 March 2014 11:46
Economist Mark Schussler says mines can’t afford to pay workers R12 500 per month which they are demanding.
Sunday 23 March 2014 06:30
Economists say the cost of the platinum sector strike to the country's economy, is mounting.