mining unions in south africa

Popular search, learn more.

South African Labor Union to Continue Strike

South Africa's biggest labor union said Sunday that a two-week-long strike will continue until employers increase their offer for salari...

THE DECLINE OF THE MINING INDUSTRY

South African trade unions with specific reference to the mining unions The decline in the mining industry has resulted in a decrease in the number of members in the mining unions in South Africa When talking of the decline in respect of trade unions, such a...

MINING | SA MANUFACTURING ONLINE

MINING IN SOUTH AFRICA The South African mining and minerals sector has for nearly 150 years, been a pillar of the South African economy while also shaping the , Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), with offices in all the South African Provinc...

Registered Trade Unions in South Africa

REGISTERED TRADE UNIONS IN SOUTH AFRICA For June 2014 Information provided by the Department of Labour: For more information please visit labourgovza OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR OF LABOUR RELATIONS LABORIA HOUSEs...

National Union of Mineworkers (South Africa)

The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is a trade union in South Africa With a membership of 300,000 it is the largest affiliate of the Congress of South African Trade Unions It was founded in 1982 as a black mine workers union by Cyril Ramaphosa and grew rapidly, ....

Union Mine, Rustenburg

Union Mine is located in the Rustenburg district, 15km west of the Northam town in the Limpopo and North West provinces of South Africa The mine contains platinum group metals (PMG) The mine operates under a mining right, covering a total of 119km 2 in the north-western section of the Bushveld Igneous Complex (BIC), which is proven as the ....

Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) was formed in Mpumalanga, South Africa, in 1998 as a breakaway faction of the COSATU-affiliated National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) It was formally registered as a union in 2001 According to Mining Weekly, the union sees itself as distinct from NUM in that it is "apolitical and noncommunist"...

Gender in the Mining Industry

In Thandi Dlamini's report on mining in South Africa she writes how more than twenty years after democracy women make up only 11% of the operational mining workforce in South Africa Before 1994, underground work was exclusively for mal...

AngloGold Ashanti to cut another 2 000 jobs

In March, AMCU protested at the Union Buildings in Pretoria, over job losses in the mining sector and handed over a memorandum of demands to Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe AngloGold Ashanti operates in South Africa and internationally in Guinea, Tanzania, Brazil, Argentina and ,...

Mining Unions In South Africa

South Africa's new mining minister endorsed by While South Africa s mining unions and mining companies have welcomed the appointment of the former head of the National Union of Mineworkers as the country s new mining minister, Gwede Mantashe has a Chat With Sales...

mining unions in south africa

28022018 While South Africa s mining unions and mining companies have welcomed the appointment of the former head of the National Union of , More South African unions ,...

South African union backs unionist

South Africa's deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa saw his chances of becoming the country's next leader increase on Monday when the powerful mining union he helped found before he ,...

South African labour: Unions at war

The National Union of Metalworkers in South Africa (Numsa) has "declared war" on its sister union, the National Union of Minerworkers (NUM), and by extension, the country's biggest trade union ....

Organizing the diamond mining industry in Lesotho

says Glen Mpufane, director of mining and diamond, gems, ornaments and jewellery production, who led the organizing and recruitment drive The Sub-Saharan Africa regional office was represented by regional programme officer Charles Kumbi The vision of IDUL is to become the fastest growing mining union ,...

Unions in South Africa

as on 1 August 2006 NAME OF UNION & ADDRESS Amalgamated Union of Building Trade Workers of South Africa PO Box 5378 Johannesburg 2000 The Secretary...

South Africa's Iron Ore Industry

South Africa has built the model economy within Sub-Saharan Africa by exploiting its abundant mineral and natural resourc After emerging from apartheid in the 1990s, the nation has the...