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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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EMISSIONS: Climate groups call for SUVs to be banned

  • Date: 09-09-19
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Reuters

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Climate groups including Greenpeace and Deutsche Umwelthilfe called on Monday for sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) to be banned as part of a wider campaign to curb pollution by the auto industry.

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AUTO SALES: Chinese Automobile Sales Decline for 14th Time in 15 Months

  • Date: 09-09-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

Chinese auto sales fell for the 14th time in 15 months, extending what’s already been a historically prolonged slump in the world’s largest car market.

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AUTO SALES: India Auto Sales Take Record Fall in 10th Straight Month of Declines

  • Date: 09-09-19
  • Category: AUTO SALES
  • Source: Bloomberg

Car sales in India suffered their biggest monthly drop on record, as the slump in the country’s auto sector shows no sign of letting up.

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EMISSIONS: Europe's carmakers should be able to meet the 2020 and 2021 climate targets

  • Date: 09-09-19
  • Category: EMISSIONS
  • Source: Twitter

The rise of affordable electric cars is driven by EU law and achievable based on carmakers’ latest production plans.

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ZIMBABWE: Implats to further engage Government on investments

  • Date: 09-09-19
  • Category: ZIMBABWE
  • Source: Chronicle

MULTINATIONAL mining group, Impala Platinum, says it will continue to maintain constructive engagement with the Government on how to tackle the prevailing economic challenges.

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PGM PRODUCERS: Sibanye-Stillwater defeats mining communities challenging R5.4bn Lonmin merger

Sibanye-Stillwater might have won in court, but the six mining communities on the platinum belt of Rustenburg are not backing down. The communities will write to Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng, asking him to clarify the Constitutional Court’s order that dismissed its application to have the Sibanye-Stillwater and Lonmin merger declared unlawful.

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PGM PROJECTS: Gen Mining announces expanded mineral resource at Marathon deposit

Generation Mining Limited is pleased to report that a new independent Mineral Resource Estimate of the Marathon Deposit of the 51%-owned Marathon palladium-copper project in Northern Ontario estimates a 20% increase in contained Palladium-Equivalent ounces compared with the most recently published Mineral Resource on the Property from 2010. Highlights of the pit constrained Mineral Resource Estimate are as follows:

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