gold negotiations: a test of trust - daily maverick

gold negotiations: a test of trust - daily maverick

Discussions will include the Association of Mining and Construction Workers Union (AMCU), Solidarity and Uasa, but as the majority union NUM will play a leading role in the central bargaining

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sa union declares deadlock in gold mining wage talks | enca

sa union declares deadlock in gold mining wage talks | enca

RUSTENBURG - The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) has declared a deadlock in the gold sector wage negotiations, the Chamber of Mines said on Wednesday. Amcu would refer the

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amcu strike in gold mining sector would be unprotected

amcu strike in gold mining sector would be unprotected

While AMCU (representing 17% of employees at the time) participated in the centralised collective bargaining process, it refused to sign the agreement. Speaking on behalf of the affected gold producers, Chamber of Mines chief negotiator Dr Elize Strydom said: "The decision brings certainty about the binding nature of the 2013 wage agreement, which is in the best interest of employees, the industry, and our …

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all that glitters: compromises in gold strike, amcu cla

all that glitters: compromises in gold strike, amcu cla

Sep 05, 2013 · He suspects the strike talk is a front and the NUM and Chamber of Mines will settle on a previously agreed increase of 8-10% and force AMCU to either …

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amcu strike could cripple gold industry - solidariteit

amcu strike could cripple gold industry - solidariteit

Jan 21, 2014 · Gideon du Plessis, Solidarity General Secretary, says that Amcu kept a very low profile at last year’s gold negotiations which resulted in a settlement reached between the Chamber of Mines, Solidarity, NUM and Uasa on 10 September 2013. ‘In the main, Amcu boycotted the negotiations and the signing of the agreement

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amcushould alsosign gold sector wage agreement

amcushould alsosign gold sector wage agreement

‘The NUM leadership and NUM members' understanding of the challenges in the gold industry is demonstrated by their acceptance of the chamber's revised offer. The agreement in various respects falls short in addressing employees' challenges, but does not put their job security in jeopardy.' Solidarity called on Amcu to sign the final agreement in the interest of the sustainability of the gold industry and, …

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chamberofminesof south africa obo harmonygold mining

chamberofminesof south africa obo harmonygold mining

On 24 July 2013, NUM, Solidarity and UASA declared a dispute with the Chamber and referred the dispute to the CCMA. On 29 July 2013, the Chamber declared a dispute against AMCU, the latter not having moved from the demands that it tabled on 24 June

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amcuagrees to postponegold miningstrike | enca

amcuagrees to postponegold miningstrike | enca

Jan 22, 2014 · Amcu agrees to postpone gold mining strike Wednesday 22 January 2014 - 3:27pm The JSE closed flat on Monday as rising tensions in the gold mining sector saw investors take flight from gold …

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sibanye-amcu deal: unprecedented and unacceptable num

sibanye-amcu deal: unprecedented and unacceptable num

Apr 08, 2016 · This follows the agreement reached last year through the Chamber of Mines, which saw Sibanye agree to wage increases with NUM, Solidarity and UASA for employees at its gold mines. Amcu refused to

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amcu goes its own way

amcu goes its own way

Jul 31, 2013 · The consequence is that the Chamber, acting on behalf of all major gold mines, now has to have two parallel wage talks. It has met AMCU at the Chamber’s building here and is due to talk to the other three unions, the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) as well as Solidarity and UASA, at the CCMA tomorrow, according to Chamber spokesperson

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amcumay notjoin gold mine pay talks: chamber of mines

amcumay notjoin gold mine pay talks: chamber of mines

No demands have been received from AMCU as yet,” the Chamber of Mines

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unions declare dispute in gold wage negotiations

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 (CoM). The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU), which is also participating in the bargaining process, has requested additional information before stating its position

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amcu strike could cripple gold industry- solidariteit

amcu strike could cripple gold industry- solidariteit

Jan 21, 2014 · Amcu has indicated an intention to call a strike in the gold and platinum industry. Gideon du Plessis, Solidarity General Secretary, says that Amcu kept a very low profile at last year’s gold negotiations which resulted in a settlement reached between the Chamber of Mines, Solidarity, NUM and Uasa on 10 September 2013

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seeing theperson behind the labour: trade unionspost

seeing theperson behind the labour: trade unionspost

Since 2013, when we had AMCU around the wage negotiations table, for the first time, had not met Joseph Mathunjwa beforehand, (Jeff or Jimmy), and since then we have been working very hard, as the Chamber of Mines to build a relationship with AMCU, as we have done and continue to do with the NUM

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south africagoldminers prepare to strike | business and

south africagoldminers prepare to strike | business and

Aug 31, 2013 · The Chamber of Mines said the walkout by 120,000 miners is expected to begin on Tuesday. The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) said about 70 percent of gold mine …

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2013 -goldwage negotiations

2013 -goldwage negotiations

Media releases. Gold producers acknowledge receipt of letter from AMCU 17 September 2013. The Chamber of Mines acknowledges receipt, on behalf of its gold members, of a letter from the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) on 17 September 2013, in respect of the 2013 gold sector wage increase that has been finalised and applied to all employees in the bargaining unit

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solidarity blasts amcu for gold-sector ... -miningnews

solidarity blasts amcu for gold-sector ... -miningnews

Jan 22, 2014 · Looming strike action in the gold-mining sector by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) could have crippling consequences for the industry, trade union Solidarity has said in a statement. Solidarity general secretary Gideon du Plessis points out that AMCU …

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