Tag: platinum sector

Amcu demands R17,000 minimum wage for mine-workers

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union is demanding R17 000 per month for its employees in the platinum sector. The fresh wage talk demand is in contrast to the many years of a promised R12 500 monthly wage which led to the Marikana massacre in 2012, so how sure are they of their demands being met? AMCU president Joseph Manthunjwa had this to say.

Chris Griffith on what is driving the turnaround in the platinum sector

The platinum sector and Anglo American Platinum specifically is in a much better position than it was in five or six years ago, CEO Chris Griffith told CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters at the 25th Investing in African Mining Indaba in Cape Town.

22 000 jobs at risk in SA’s platinum sector

22 000 jobs at risk in SA’s platinum sector