• Platinum Wage Negotiations AMCU

    In the meantime, AMCU will continue its campaign of social justice and economic emancipation of the working class. We are ready for the Platinum wage negotiations, and we are convinced that we will be successful in improving the lives of our members. AMCU is a genuine trade union and we will remain a genuine trade union.

  • Platinum Wage Negotiations AMCU

    Way forward As AMCU, we believe that these mines can truly afford to pay mineworkers a living wage and decent benefits. As a genuine trade union, AMCU remains committed to working with the mandate of our members, in our quest for social justice and economic emancipation.

  • Amcu snubs higher wage offer Fin24

    However, that is at least 60% more than the current wage. “The way forward is go back to (the) employer and give them the feedback that their offer has been rejected by the majority of Amcu members,” Mathunjwa told reporters after the meeting. The union will meet again after it hears back from the companies, he said.

  • AMCU seeks basic wage of R17 000 for members in platinum

    The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) on Friday announced that it would seek a monthly basic wage of R17 000 for its members when platinum wage discussions get under way

  • Sibanye and Amcu dig in their heels over pay

    Sibanye CEO Neal Froneman blamed Amcu’s national leadership for the breakdown in talks, saying they intervened and stuck with their opening demands in the three-year wage negotiations, which

  • Amcu plans to demand R12,500 minimum wage for gold miners

    Amcu plans to demand R12,500 minimum wage for gold miners monthly minimum wage from some of SA’s top gold producers in upcoming wage negotiations. The union decided on its demands on Sunday

  • AMCU and Chamber of Mines in wage talks eNCA

    The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) and the Chamber of Mines will meet on Friday to discuss implementation of the wage deal negotiated in the gold sector.

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    Gold wage negotiations update 29 August 2018 Gold wage negotiations update Wage demands submitted by AMCU to Harmony Gold (PDF) Wage demands submitted by AMCU to Sibanye-Stillwater (PDF) 2 May 2018 In 2017, the gold mining industry: Contributed R42.7 billion* towards GDP.

  • AMCU: workers may back pay offer Fin24

    The company said it offered to boost minimum basic monthly pay by R1 100 over each of the next three years, compared with AMCU's demand for a R1 500 increase. Investors will remain cautious about the prospects for concluding the three-year pay deal after AMCU led a five-month strike over wages at Sibanye's gold mines earlier this year.

  • Unions declare dispute in gold wage negotiations

    Trade unions the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Uasa and Solidarity on Wednesday declared a dispute during the gold sector’s centralised wage negotiations process, at the Chamber of Mines

  • AMCU seeks basic wage of R17 000 for members in platinum

    The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) on Friday announced that it would seek a monthly basic wage of R17 000 for its members when platinum wage discussions get under way later this month. The union represents about 60 000 members in the South African platinum sector.

  • Mathunjwa in full cry as AMCU confirms Sibanye strike

    Apr 04, 2016· Home News Gold Mathunjwa in full cry as AMCU confirms Sibanye strike. Mathunjwa in full cry as AMCU confirms Sibanye strike. By. David McKay Sibanye said it would not open new negotiations with AMCU after having signed wage deals with the other unions. It is time for them to move aside and allow market forces to dictate a way forward

  • Impasse reached in gold mining wage negotiations Chamber

    The way forward "As producers we need to work towards normalising the situation. We are currently engaged in the third set of wage negotiations within the last 18 months. Agreements reached less than a year ago in respect of rebasing entry level wages are simply being dismissed.

  • 'It's time to share the profits' Amcu to mining bosses

    'It's time to share the profits' Amcu to mining bosses . The trade union claims to represent 60,000 workers in the sector and has just come out of a five-month strike over wages against Sibanye

  • Amcu warns it will halt mine operations if companies close

    Apr 04, 2014· Dominant platinum industry labour union Amcu has warned Lonmin and other mining companies against shafts closure. Union leader Joseph Mathunjwa on Thursday threatened to ensure that no mine was

  • [LISTEN] Amcu takes gold mines to CCMA

    [LISTEN] Amcu takes gold mines to CCMA Radio 702 Talk Radio 702 host Xolani Gwala spoke to Amcu president Joseph Mathunjwa who says negotiations with three mining companies have deadlocked. AMCU

  • Amcu pulled out of gold wage talks because of lack of

    Amcu pulled out of gold wage talks because of lack of progress “The Chamber of Mines gold sector negotiations have been on-going for the third week now with little to no progress, hence we

  • Mine workers reject latest wage offer by gold producers

    Johannesburg Workers union in the gold mining sector on Wednesday rejected the latest and reviewed wage offer made by gold producers. This as gold wage negotiations between AngloGold Ashanti

  • Mineworkers reject gold producers’ latest wage offer The

    Workers unions in the gold mining sector today rejected the latest and reviewed wage offer made by gold producers. This as gold wage negotiations between AngloGold Ashanti, Harmony, Sibanye

  • After Marikana What way forward for the mineworkers? WASP

    After Marikana What way forward for the mineworkers? Not every mining area was touched in the same way by last year’s strikes. For example, the workers at the iron ore mines of the Northern Cape, the gold mines of the Free State, the coalfields of Witbank and the smaller diamond mines dotted around the country have not had the same

  • Unions reject gold producers' latest wage offer eNCA

    Jul 25, 2018· JOHANNESBURG Workers union in the gold mining sector on Wednesday rejected the latest and reviewed wage offer made by gold producers. This as gold wage negotiations between AngloGold Ashanti

  • The Labour Court rules the AMCU cannot strike in the gold

    Jun 23, 2014· Tags: amcu, gold producers, strike, labour court, order, gold sector strike, wage deal, gold mines by Julie Brownlee, FSP Invest,23 June 2014 In January, the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) attempted to down tools at three gold producers as it began strike action in the platinum sector.

  • Amcu strike continues at Sibanye as union verification

    The union is refusing a three-year wage agreement signed by the mine and three other unions, and is demanding a R1,000 annual wage increase for the next three years. the court on the way

  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Minority trade unions are bound by

    The basis for the application was that AMCU members were bound by a collective agreement entered into by the Chamber of Mines and the majority trade unions which regulated wages and other terms and conditions of employment (which agreement extended to all employees in the sector) and, among other things, prohibited a strike by those bound by

  • Amcu strike continues at Sibanye as union verification

    The union is refusing a three-year wage agreement signed by the mine and three other unions, and is demanding a R1,000 annual wage increase for the next three years. the court on the way

  • Lack of trust hobbles gold mine wage talks Business M&G

    Lack of trust hobbles gold mine wage talks Lisa Steyn 26 Jun 2015 00:00 The National Union of Mineworkers wants gold mining companies to pay 80% more for entry-level workers.

  • Unions reject gold producers' latest wage offer eNCA

    Jul 25, 2018· JOHANNESBURG Workers union in the gold mining sector on Wednesday rejected the latest and reviewed wage offer made by gold producers. This as gold wage negotiations between AngloGold Ashanti

  • Mineworkers reject gold producers’ latest wage offer The

    Workers unions in the gold mining sector today rejected the latest and reviewed wage offer made by gold producers. This as gold wage negotiations between AngloGold Ashanti, Harmony, Sibanye

  • Gold mining companies increase wage offer HR Pulse

    Gold mining companies increase wage offer. (previously called the Chamber of Mines) tabled new wage offers in negotiations on Wednesday and Thursday with the four unions representing members in the sector. The talks cover some 80,000 workers employed by AngloGold Ashanti, Sibanye-Stillwater, Harmony Gold and Village Main Reef, who are

  • The Labour Court rules the AMCU cannot strike in the gold

    Jun 23, 2014· Tags: amcu, gold producers, strike, labour court, order, gold sector strike, wage deal, gold mines by Julie Brownlee, FSP Invest,23 June 2014 In January, the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) attempted to down tools at three gold producers as it began strike action in the platinum sector.

  • Wage negotiations heat up Moneyweb

    There was always going to be a sense of impending doom when gold companies’ first offer fell way short of what the unions were looking for going into the wage negotiations. It is only on Monday

  • Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Minority trade unions are bound by

    The basis for the application was that AMCU members were bound by a collective agreement entered into by the Chamber of Mines and the majority trade unions which regulated wages and other terms and conditions of employment (which agreement extended to all employees in the sector) and, among other things, prohibited a strike by those bound by

  • Amcu: Amplats mines should be sold to its workers

    Aug 19, 2014· The Rustenburg mine of Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) should be sold to the workers, said Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) leader Joseph Mathunjwa. “We have provident funds that we can put as security and continue to mine platinum. If we own these mines we will never export raw material abroad and we will []

  • AMCU seeks basic wage of R17 000 for members in platinum

    The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) on Friday announced that it would seek a monthly basic wage of R17 000 for its members when platinum wage discussions get under way later this month. The union represents about 60 000 members in the South African platinum sector.

  • Amcu workers inks R14 000 deal most of the labourers did

    “The numbers that Amcu present are usually quite high.” Amcu is fresh from a failed five-month strike in the gold sector, which saw 14 000 of its members accept the original three-year wage agreement signed by three other unions, after employers agreed to a R4 000 “cushion” payment and a

  • strike Abex Steels

    About 10,000 AMCU members wearing trademark green t-shirts, waving the union’s flags and carrying placards with slogans such as ‘A Living Wage For All’ piled into the stadium outside Sibanye Gold’s Driefontein mine. AMCU led a five-month wage strike last year in the platinum sector.

  • South Africa: Lessons of the platinum miners' strike

    Jun 16, 2014· The longest strike in South Africa’s history has ended. For nearly five long months, platinum miners affiliated to the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) held out against the arrogance and intransigence of the platinum mine bosses. On Thursday the business press broke the news that an “in principle agreement” had been reached between the platinum mines and

  • amcu Abex Steels

    About 10,000 AMCU members wearing trademark green t-shirts, waving the union’s flags and carrying placards with slogans such as ‘A Living Wage For All’ piled into the stadium outside Sibanye Gold’s Driefontein mine. AMCU led a five-month wage strike last year in the platinum sector.