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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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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Amcu President: Lonmin Management Provoking Workers Into Another Maricana

Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president Joseph Mathunjwa has accused management at Sibanye-Stillwater’s Lonmin mine of instigating another Marikana by offering workers paltry wage increases as salary negotiations continued in the platinum sector.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Amcu heading for a showdown with country's platinum producers after rejecting wage offer

JOHANNESBURG – The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) is headed for a showdown with platinum producers after it rejected wage offers tabled by the country’s top miners on the back of rising platinum group metals (PMG) prices.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: South Africa's AMCU union disappointed by Lonmin wage offer

JOHANNESBURG, Aug 13 (Reuters) - South Africa’s Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) is disappointed by a wage offer for workers at Lonmin, which was acquired by Sibanye-Stillwater this year.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: AMCU demands R17,000 salary for lowest paid worker in SA's platinum belt

JOHANNESBURG - President of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU), Joseph Mathunjwa, said on Tuesday that his union had moved from its R12,500 wage demand in the platinum sector and was now demanding R17,000 for entrance workers, to be achieved over three years.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: South Africa Union Rejects Implats, Sibanye’s Wage Offers

South Africa’s largest platinum-mining union has rejected initial wage offers from two of the world’s biggest producers and accused Sibanye Gold Ltd. of trying to provoke a strike. Sibanye’s shares plunged.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Amplats warns Amcu on ‘unsustainable’ wage hikes

Anglo American Platinum drew a clear line on wage hikes as it kicks off its response to its majority union’s demand for a 45% rise in basic salaries.

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WAGE NEGOTIATIONS: Platinum giants eye Sibanye's gold mining deal as wage yardstick

JOHANNESBURG – South African platinum producers could use Sibanye-Stillwater’s pay settlement with gold miners earlier this year as a benchmark in wage talks with labour unions, according to a person familiar with the matter.

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