• 1946 African Mineworkers Strike South African History

    1946 African Mineworkers Strike Home Topic 1946 Mine Workers Union presented an unanswerable case before this Commission in support of the workers claim to a living wage The Chamber of Mines made no serious attempt to rebut the Union s case reiterating that its policy was to employ cheap African labour The white South African ......
    more

  • South Africa Union demands Chamber of Mines revise

    The South African coal mining sector is on a knife-edge as owners and unions enter a critical period in their wage negotiations ......
    more

  • Average Coal Mining Salary PayScale Salary

    Coal Mining Salary Get a free salary comparison based on job title skills experience and education Accurate reliable salary and compensation comparisons for South Africa......
    more

  • The Chamber of Mines of South Africa announces wage

    The Chamber of Mines of South Africa announces wage increases of fifteen percent and twenty-eight percent respectively for Black face and surface workers in the gold and coal mining industries ......
    more

  • PGMS In SoutH aFrIca Platinum wage negotiations

    Chamber of Mines of South Africa STATE OF THE NATION IntroductIon The platinum group metals PGM mining sector is the largest who received R34 4 billion in salaries and wages South Africa is richly endowed with PGMs and holds over 80% of the South Africa's platinum mines declined by 15 627 to 191 286 jobs In......
    more

  • CHAMBER OF MINES OF SOUTH AFRICA

    CHAMBER OF MINES OF SOUTH AFRICA THE CHAMBER OF MINES RECIEVES DEMANDS FROM THE NUM Dr Elize Strydom the Chamber of Mines' Industrial Relations Adviser has confirmed that the Chamber of beginning of the 2011 wage negotiations process between the Chamber of Mines and organised labour in......
    more

  • Brief history of gold mining in South Africa Mining

    Chamber of Mines now Minerals Council South Africa founded 1890 South Africa began to slow down in the 1880s as the new deposits being found tended to be pyritic ore and gold could not be extracted from this compound with any of ......
    more

  • South African miners demand gold companies to more

    South Africa s fastest-growing mining labour coalition the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union has called for gold producers to more than double the wages of entry-level miners and ......
    more

  • South Africa's biggest mining union agrees gold wage

    South Africa's largest mining union has signed wage agreements with AngloGold Ashanti and Harmony Gold giving a boost to an industry that is struggling with rising costs and depressed prices ......
    more

  • Average Coal Mining Salary PayScale Salary

    Coal Mining Salary Get a free salary comparison based on job title skills experience and education Accurate reliable salary and compensation comparisons for South Africa......
    more

  • Miners Strike South Africa 1922 Encyclopedia com

    Miners Strike South Africa 1922 Synopsis In early 1922 white South African workers in the Witwatesrand gold mining region went on strike The strike soon became a violent rebellion—sometimes known as the Rand Revolt—that pitted the white miners against the mine owners and the government ......
    more

  • MINERS END STRIKE IN SOUTH AFRICA WITH NO WAGE

    The strike although ostensibly over wages and working conditions was widely seen as the beginning of a battle for South Africa s wealth between powerful white mineowners and black miners ......
    more

  • Chamber of Mines unions sign new wage agreement

    CHAMBER NUM SOLIDARITY AND UASA SIGN AGREEMENT The Chamber of Mines representing AngloGold Ashanti Gold Fields and Harmony together with the NUM Solidarity and UASA today signed an agreement to give effect to clause 11 of the 2011 2013 Chamber Gold Wage Agreement ......
    more

  • Mining and minerals in South Africa

    South Africa is a world leader in mining The country is famous for its abundance of mineral resources accounting for a significant proportion of world production and reserves and South African mining companies are key players in the global industry ......
    more

  • Coal wage negotiations concluded endingindustrial

    These mines represented by the Chamber of Mines during the wage negotiations include Anglo Coal Delmas Exxaro Kangra Koornfontein Msobo and Glencore The NUM has signalled the end to the industrial action that started on 4 October 2015 and all employees are expected to return to work by no later than Wednesday 14 October 2015 ......
    more

  • IN THE LABOUR APPEAL COURT OF SOUTH

    1 The judgment of the Labour Court is published as Chamber of Mines of South Africa acting in its own name and obo Harmony Gold Mining Company Ltd and others v Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union and Others 2014 9 BLLR 895 LC ......
    more

  • South Africa Gold Mines And Workers Battle Looms Over Wages

    The country's chamber of mines says about half of the lower-skilled gold mining workforce of 95 000 would fall into the entry-level category Currently such workers are making 5 000 rand $490 a month as a basic wage and NUM wants 8 000 ......
    more

  • Home Minerals Council South Africa

    Formerly the Chamber of Mines of South Africa Fact sheet The Minerals Council plans to redouble its efforts to engage on issues honestly practically and as pre-emptively as possible as it introduces the new brand vision and positioning of the organisation ......
    more

  • IN THE LABOUR APPEAL COURT OF SOUTH

    IN THE LABOUR APPEAL COURT OF SOUTH AFRICA JOHANNESBURG Reportable Case no JA103/2014 THE PERSONS REFERRED TO IN ANNEXURE A TO THE NOTICE OF MOTION Second and Further Appellants and THE CHAMBER OF MINES OF SOUTH AFRICA ACTING IN ITS OWN NAME AND ON BEHALF OF HARMONY GOLD-MINING COMPANY PTY LTD wages ......
    more

  • NUM threatens to strike in coal sector over wages IOL

    JOHANNESBURG South Africa's National Union of Mineworkers NUM said on Tuesday its coal workers will embark on a strike if the Chamber of Mines does not meet its wage demands ......
    more

  • South Africa NUM Reject s Chamber s Wage Offer

    The National Union of Mineworkers NUM has rejected the final pay offer made by the Chamber of Mines on Tuesday the union said ......
    more

  • IN THE LABOUR APPEAL COURT OF SOUTH

    IN THE LABOUR APPEAL COURT OF SOUTH AFRICA JOHANNESBURG Reportable Case no JA103/2014 THE PERSONS REFERRED TO IN ANNEXURE A TO THE NOTICE OF MOTION Second and Further Appellants and THE CHAMBER OF MINES OF SOUTH AFRICA ACTING IN ITS OWN NAME AND ON BEHALF OF HARMONY GOLD-MINING COMPANY PTY LTD wages ......
    more