United Association of South Africa

Type: Organization
Name: United Association of South Africa
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Crisis of relevance for unions

TRADE unions aren’t just fighting employers. They’re fighting each other as union membership drops — a skirmish expected to lead to a jump in strike activity as union bosses seek to prove their relevance.Figures provided by analysts tell a stark story: ... [Published BDlive - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

IMP: IMPALA PLATINUM HOLDINGS LIMITED - Summarised consolidated annual results for the year ended 30 June 2014

Summarised consolidated annual results for the year ended 30 June 2014 Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa) Registration No. 1957/001979/06 Share codes: JSE: IMP ISIN: ZAE000083648 ADRs: IMPUY ("Implats" or "the ... [Published JSE Securities Exchange - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Atlatsa Resources Updates on Bokoni Mine Labor Agreement

Atlatsa Resources Corp. reported that Bokoni Platinum Mines has reached a two-year wage agreement with its recognised labour union bodies, the National Union of Mineworkers, Togetherness Amalgamated Workers Union of South Africa and United Association ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Parliament welcomes presentations from mining stakeholders

Mineral Resources Committee gears up for Lekgotla21 Aug 2014The Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources welcomes presentations received from various mining stakeholders.The Committee invited mining stakeholders to share information which relates to the ... [Published South African Government - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Wage agreement reached at the Bokoni Mine

JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Atlatsa Resources Corporation ("Atlatsa" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE MKT, JSE: ATL) is pleased to announce that Bokoni Platinum Mines (Proprietary) Limited ("Bokoni Mine") has reached a two-year wage agreement ... [Published Nations Restaurant News - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

South Africa still best mining address, build future together – Teke

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – South Africa remained the world’s best mining address and steps should be taken to build the future industry collectively while acknowledging past wrongs, Chamber of Mines president Mike Teke said on Wednesday.Speaking ... [Published Mining Weekly - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Unions embrace mechanisation at Styldrift platinum project

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – Labour has embraced the introduction of mechanised mining at Royal Bafokeng Platinum’s (RBPlat’s) Styldrift project, says RBPlat CEO Steve Phiri.Phiri, who spoke to Mining Weekly Online in a video interview (see attached), ... [Published Mining Weekly - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Lessons from Marikana remain unlearnt

and the emotions and perceptions generated by that horrific event, made the demand for a R12 500 entry-level wage iconic among miners on the platinum belt. It also steeled their resolve to stay out of the mine for more than three months, despite most ... [Published SABC - Aug 11 2014]

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Harold Motaung, Chief Executive Officer of Atlatsa, said, "We are pleased with the constructive and respectful manner in which the Bokoni Mine management and labour unions progressed and concluded the wage negotiations. The finalisation of the wage agreement supports labour stability at the mine and bodes well for our ongoing working relationship with our employees, labour unions and broader stakeholder groups."
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"We collectively have a unique opportunity to change this industry for the better" the Minister concluded
"The advantage we have, and I’ve got to say it again, is that we’ve got a very strong, fairly educated union leadership that can understand technological, financial and leadership issues quite well."

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Crisis of relevance for unions [Published BDlive - Sep 14 2014]
IMP: IMPALA PLATINUM HOLDINGS LIMITED - Summari... [Published JSE Securities Exchange - Aug 28 2014]
Atlatsa Resources Updates on Bokoni Mine Labor ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 26 2014]
Parliament welcomes presentations from mining s... [Published South African Government - Aug 22 2014]
ATL: ATLATSA RESOURCES CORPORATION - Wage agree... [Published JSE Securities Exchange - Aug 20 2014]
Wage agreement reached at the Bokoni Mine [Published Nations Restaurant News - Aug 20 2014]
South Africa still best mining address, build f... [Published Mining Weekly - Aug 13 2014]
Unions embrace mechanisation at Styldrift plati... [Published Mining Weekly - Aug 12 2014]
Lessons from Marikana remain unlearnt [Published SABC - Aug 11 2014]
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