south african gold mineworkers strike

SA gold miners face repeat of brutal 2014 platinum strike ,

SA gold miners face repeat of brutal 2014 platinum strike ,

May 13, 2015· The platinum strike was ended after five months and 13 million ounces lost – about a third of global output Now AMCU is bringing its wage demands to South Africa’s gold ,

New strike hits SAfrica gold mine - Expat Guide to South ,

New strike hits SAfrica gold mine - Expat Guide to South ,

Sep 10, 2012· The strike at Gold Fields was the second in two weeks at the world’s fourth gold producer “Employees of the west section of the KDC Gold Mine, on the West Rand in South Africa have been engaging in an unlawful and unprotected strike since the start of the night shift” Sunday evening, Gold Fields said in a statement

Rand Rebellion - Wikipedia

Rand Rebellion - Wikipedia

The Rand Rebellion (Afrikaans: Rand-rebellie; also known as the 1922 strike) was an armed uprising of white miners in the Witwatersrand region of South Africa, in March 1922 Jimmy Green, a prominent politician in the Labour Party, was one of the leaders of the strike Following a drop in the world price of gold from 130 shillings (£6 10s) per fine troy ounce in 1919 to 95s/oz (£4 15s) in .

New strike hits South African gold mine - CNN

New strike hits South African gold mine - CNN

Sep 10, 2012· Protesters gather at the Lonmin platinum mine in Marikana, South Africa on August 17, 2012 where the day before 34 people were killed when police opened fire on striking mineworkers

South Africa’s Sibanye Gold Union Ends Five-Month Strike ,

South Africa’s Sibanye Gold Union Ends Five-Month Strike ,

Apr 17, 2019· South Africa’s Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union agreed to end a strike at Sibanye Gold Ltd’s gold mines that has crippled production and squeezed the company’s financ The deal represents the end to almost five months of legal wrangling between the two sides, amid violence that left at least nine people dead

Gold strikes end in South Africa | Fox News

Gold strikes end in South Africa | Fox News

Sep 08, 2013· South African mine workers walk home with fire wood in Carletonville on September 3, 2013 A gold miners' strike has ended after workers at Harmony Gold accepted a ,

Strike starts in South Africa's gold mines

Strike starts in South Africa's gold mines

Sep 03, 2013· The stoppage was called by the National Union of Mineworkers, which represents two thirds of the workers in South Africa's gold mines, after weeks of ,

Miners' Strike: South Africa 1922 | Encyclopedia

Miners' Strike: South Africa 1922 | Encyclopedia

Miners' Strike South Africa 1922 Synopsis In early 1922, white South African workers in the Witwatesrand gold mining region went on strike The strike soon became a violent rebellion—sometimes known as the Rand Revolt—that pitted the white miners against the mine owners and the government

South Africa gold miners go on strike - BBC News

South Africa gold miners go on strike - BBC News

Sep 04, 2013· Some 80,000 gold miners in South Africa have gone on a strike to call for higher pay, but their union has significantly scaled down its demands The National Union of Mineworkers ,

South Africa gold miners go on strike over pay - BBC News

South Africa gold miners go on strike over pay - BBC News

Sep 04, 2013· As gold miners in South Africa go on strike for higher pay, Will Ross has been to one of the main gold mining areas, Carltonville near Johannesburg, to speak to striking mineworkers

The 1913 Mineworkers’ Strike | South African History Online

The 1913 Mineworkers’ Strike | South African History Online

Introduction: Background to the Strike The formation of the Union of South Africa in 1910 was a development that had vastly different consequences for the various groups in the four former coloni The union was a victory for the British – especially for the ‘uitlanders’ (foreigners) and mining magnates – who wanted to unite the country; but it was a defeat for Afrikaners such as .

South Africa gold producers say strike to start from Tuesday

South Africa gold producers say strike to start from Tuesday

Aug 30, 2013· By Ed Stoddard JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's gold producers said on Friday the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) had served notice of a strike over pay demands starting from the night shift on Tuesday "The employers will continue to make plans in anticipation of strike action, to ensure the continuation of essential services, and to ensure the safety and security of ,

Looming South Africa Strike Could Boost Short-Term Gold ,

Looming South Africa Strike Could Boost Short-Term Gold ,

Jun 11, 2015· According to a Reuters report, “South Africa’s Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union [AMCU] could launch a wildcat strike if its rival union and gold mining companies extend a wage deal to its members” Under South African law, wage deals between a majority union and employees can be extended to smaller unions The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) controls the gold .

South Africa Gold Fields strike spreads - MarketWatch

South Africa Gold Fields strike spreads - MarketWatch

Sep 25, 2012· Gold Fields, South Africa's second-largest gold producer, said that the strike at the west section of its KDC Gold Mine on the West Rand continues and that workers from its ,

South African gold miners ease some wage demands as strike ,

South African gold miners ease some wage demands as strike ,

Sep 03, 2013· The vast majority of South Africa's biggest gold mines have been severely affected by a national strike that began on Tuesday night by nearly 80,000 mine workers Of the 23 gold mines targeted by .

South African Mining Strikes Spread to Gold Fields - WSJ

South African Mining Strikes Spread to Gold Fields - WSJ

Sep 10, 2012· JOHANNESBURG— Gold Fields Ltd GFI -415% said the illegal strike at its KDC gold mine spread to its western section, pulling 15,000 workers away from production as unrest in South Africa,

South African gold miners go on strike - Yahoo Finance

South African gold miners go on strike - Yahoo Finance

Sep 04, 2013· A strike by tens of thousands of South African gold miners severely affected production in the struggling industry on Wednesday There were no ,

South Africa gold miners call strike - London Mining Network

South Africa gold miners call strike - London Mining Network

Sep 04, 2013· South Africa gold miners call strike Sep 4, 2013 | News The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), which represents 64% of the country’s mine workers, served gold producers with a notice today announcing they will start a strike from the nightshift of Sept 3 after that sector’s wage talks broke down

1946 African Mine Workers' Union strike - Wikipedia

1946 African Mine Workers' Union strike - Wikipedia

The African Mine workers strike of 1946 | South African .

South African gold miners go on strike - BBC News

South African gold miners go on strike - BBC News

Sep 04, 2013· Some 80,000 gold miners in South Africa have gone on a strike to call for higher pay, but their union has significantly scaled down its demands The National Union of Mineworkers ,

Miners' Strike: South Africa 1946 | Encyclopedia

Miners' Strike: South Africa 1946 | Encyclopedia

Sep 04, 2013· South Africa gold miners go on strike Close Some 80,000 gold miners in South Africa have gone on a strike to call for higher pay, but their union has significantly scaled down its demands

South Africa Gold Mines Strike Starts Despite President's ,

South Africa Gold Mines Strike Starts Despite President's ,

Sep 03, 2013· By Ed Stoddard JOHANNESBURG, Sept 3 (Reuters) - A strike in South Africa's gold mines began on Tuesday with some workers failing to go underground .

Grounds for a Strike: South African Gold Mining in the 1940s

Grounds for a Strike: South African Gold Mining in the 1940s

GROUNDS FOR A STRIKE: SOUTH AFRICAN GOLD MINING IN THE 1940s By Wilmot G James University of Cape Town Introduction The strike of about eighty thousand African gold miners in August 1946 has a special and romantic place in the annals of South African history As an event it ,

South African miners strike for higher wages, 1946 ,

South African miners strike for higher wages, 1946 ,

There are no methods under the 6th segment as the duration of the strike was five days, and so each segment is about 1 day The methods that are not under a particular segment denote the methods used on 4 August 1946, before the strike had officially begun, by the meeting called forth by the African Mine Workers' Union that ended with the decision for miners to go on a general strike

South Africa gold miners go on strike - BBC News

South Africa gold miners go on strike - BBC News

Sep 04, 2013· South Africa gold miners go on strike Close Some 80,000 gold miners in South Africa have gone on a strike to call for higher pay, but their union has significantly scaled down its demands

South African gold miners ease some wage demands as strike ,

South African gold miners ease some wage demands as strike ,

Sep 03, 2013· The vast majority of South Africa's biggest gold mines have been severely affected by a national strike that began on Tuesday night by nearly 80,000 mine workers Of the 23 gold ,

Striking gold | The Economist

Striking gold | The Economist

Aug 11, 2005· FOR the first time in 18 years, South Africa's gold miners have laid down their tools After wage negotiations failed, the National Union of Mineworkers began a strike ,

'Mine is starving striking workers'

'Mine is starving striking workers'

Mar 06, 2020· South Africa By Tankiso Makhetha and Noxolo Majavu - 06 March 2020 - 09:25 Family and friends can no longer bring food to their striking relatives at LanXess Chrome Mine in Rustenburg

The African Mine workers strike of 1946 | South African ,

The African Mine workers strike of 1946 | South African ,

Despite this, there were 60 strikes by African workers in the first two years after 145 was introduced In January 1943 the measure was used against mineworkers on strike at Langlaagte Estate Gold Mine Police were called in, and they arrested 500 miners, injuring 20, but only 48 were charged

AROUND THE WORLD; 9,000 Black Gold Miners Strike in South ,

AROUND THE WORLD; 9,000 Black Gold Miners Strike in South ,

May 19, 1985· Nine thousand black South African gold miners went on strike today in a dispute over the dismissal of two members of the workers' union, mine officials sa A ,