Rustenburg, South Africa Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The dark side to resuming miningRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    Eskom may not have enough power during peak hours for platinum mines in the Rustenburg area to resume operations when the strike is finally resolved.

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  2. Platinum strike remains deadlockedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Johannesburg/London - Government-mediated talks began on Thursday in a bid to find a solution to an 18-week platinum strike in South Africa that threatens to push the continent's most advanced economy into recession.

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  3. New mining minister steps up strike interventionRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    Two days after taking up his post, Ngoako Ramathlodi has established an intergovernmental technical team to resolve the strike in the platinum belt.

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  4. South Africa: Two Miners Beaten in RustenburgRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    Two mineworkers were beaten up in Freedom Park near Rustenburg on their way to work on Tuesday, North West police said.

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  5. State steps up strike interventionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    South Africa's new mining minister called on the nation's treasury and labour departments to assist in ending a four-month strike over pay that's crippled local operations of the world's three largest platinum producers.

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  6. North West miner found hangingRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | News24

    How am I, who is a proud South African, supposed to feel about other Africans whose arrival here hasn't benefited our country one bit? asks Siphiwo Ntshuntshe .

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  7. S. Africa Economy Falls in First QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Voice of America

    Mine workers sing and dance outside the Lonmin's platinum mine in Marikana near Rustenburg, South Africa, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014.

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  8. 'Mines undermine workers'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    "The slave living and working conditions under which mineworkers are exposed cannot be condoned in the current South African constitutional democracy," said Bua Mining Communities co-ordinator Thusi Rapoo.

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  9. UPDATE 2-New South Africa mines minister pledges strike mediationRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Reuters

    New South African mining minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi pledged on Tuesday to mediate in a crippling platinum miners strike now in its fifth month and said the government needed to start treating the AMCU union with respect.

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  10. Coming home to Durban for a laughRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    POPULAR comedian Simmi Areff is one of those Durban exports who've flown the flag high when it comes to making audiences laugh.

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  11. South Africa: Officer Denies Giving Marikana Order to ShootRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    A police officer denied that he gave his members instructions to shoot during the violent strike at Marikana in August 2012, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry heard on Monday.

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  12. South Africa's platinum strike talks to resume after deadlockRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | The China Post

    South Africa's platinum producers and a union are due to resume talks on Monday in an effort to stop a four-month-long strike that has wreaked havoc in the sector.

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  13. Marikana commission: Mr X testimony delayedRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    Mr X will not testify at the Marikana commission this week due to arrangements with Lonmin mine taking longer than expected.

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  14. S.Africa mining strike talks resumeRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | The Standard

    South Africa's platinum producers and a union are due to resume talks on Monday in an effort to stop a four-month-long strike that has wreaked havoc in the sector.

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  15. NUM pleads for end to platinum strikeRead the original story

    May 25, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    The National Union of Mineworkers says it is concerned by the economic impact of the lengthy platinum sector wage dispute.

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  16. Humanitarian crisis grows from strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    The strike in the platinum belt entered its 17th week on Friday and entrenched itself as the longest wage strike, and possibly the most devastating from a humanitarian point of view, in South Africa's history.

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  17. The Birth of a New Bull MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Safehaven

    If I asked you why you think I'm bullish on platinum and palladium, you'd probably point to the strikes in South Africa, the world's largest producer of platinum.

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  18. Platinum Talks Resume Today in Effort to End 18-Week Wage StrikeRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Representatives from the world's three biggest platinum producers and the main union at their South African mines will continue pay talks today in a bid to end a strike that's crippled output for 18 weeks.

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  19. Empty Buses Show Defiance Eclipses Hunger in Platinum StrikeRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | The Washington Post

    An empty bus that's supposed to be taking Lonmin Plc employees back to work rolled along the dusty main road in Marikana in the heart of South Africa's platinum belt, where miners have been on strike for four months.

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  20. Amplats condemns killing of minerRead the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    While recognising employees' right to strike, Anglo American Platinum has expressed its sympathy following the killing of one of its mineworkers.

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