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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Amcu lashes Sibanye, wage talks stall

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has accused Sibanye-Stillwater of working behind the scenes to ensure its demise as the biggest union in the platinum sector.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: South African Mine Union Says Ballot Rule to Curb ‘Wild Strikes’

As wage negotiations with some South African platinum producers reach deadlock, one labor union welcomed a new rule for any strike to require backing from workers in a secret ballot.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Why Amcu has declared a dispute during wage talks

James Wellsted from Sibanye-Stillwater talks to Business Day TV about wage talks with the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Amcu backs down on hike demand of 48%, gets new mandate

JOHANNESBURG – The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has backed down on its initial demand for a 48 percent monthly wage hike after members gave the union a new mandate to seek an increase of R1 500 a year.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Amplats, Sibanye-Stillwater say wage talks stable after AMCU declares dispute

ANGLO American Platinum (Amplats) and Sibanye-Stillwater were likely to call in mediators after the Association of Mineworkers & Construction Union (AMCU) declared a dispute regarding wage negotiations, said Bloomberg News.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Platinum Giants Say Union Declares Dispute in Wage Talks

Anglo American Platinum Ltd. and Sibanye Gold Ltd. may need mediators to help South African wage talks move forward after negotiations with the platinum industry’s largest labor union reached a deadlock.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Platinum Giants Seek Mediation After Union Declares Dispute

(Bloomberg) -- Anglo American Platinum Ltd. and Sibanye Gold Ltd. will seek mediation to break the deadlock in wage negotiations with South Africa’s largest platinum-mining labor union. 

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Platinum miners take a ‘provocative gamble’ with low wage offers

It is almost as if employers like Lonmin are trying to provoke the unions, mining expert Dick Forslund says.

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