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Rio Tinto halts mine after deadly violence

Jun 30, 2021· Rio Tinto has been forced to stop work at a South African mineral sands mine plagued by ongoing local unrest and violence, making the decision five weeks after the assassination of the general ....

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Namibia’s Labour Movement: An Overview

During the colonial rule by Germany (1884-1915) and through much of South Africa’s rule (1915-1990), workers from Northern Namibia were only allowed to work in colonial towns such as Windhoek, Swakopmund, Walvis Bay, Tsumeb, Luderitz etc; if they had a contract with a particular employer...

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Harmony suspends SA mine amid unrest | Financial Times

Harmony Gold, South Africa’s third-largest gold producer, has suspended operations at one of its main mines following a period of violent industrial unrest The company said on Monday it was ....

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Four miners shot at Modder East goldmine in South Africa ,

Sep 03, 2012· Fears over violent unrest spreading in South Africa's mining industry grew on Monday after a police shooting at a gold mine left four workers in hospital, including one critically injured...

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Timeline of unrest at SA mines - IOL

Oct 31, 2012· South Africa has seen a wave of wildcat mining strik More than 50 people have died in the unrest, including 34 strikers killed by police on August 16 at the Marikana platinum mine ,...

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South32 says community unrest, illegal mining damaging to ,

Oct 03, 2019· COMMUNITY unrest and illegal mining were singled out as two issues “which had to stop” if South Africa’s mining sector was to regain its competitive edge That’s the view of South32, COO, Mike Fraser Addressing the Joburg Indaba being held in Johannesburg on Wednesday, Fraser said mining ,...

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South Africa mining unrest impacts ANC – Global Public ,

Sep 05, 2012· South Africa mining unrest impacts ANC By John Campbell, CFR , Julius Malema, long an advocate of nationalization of the mines and expropriation without compensation of white-owned land, is reported by the New York Times as saying “President Zuma has presided over the massacre of our people”...

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South Africa: Widespread industrial unrest returns to the ,

Mining strikes coming to S Africa may cause permanent damage to industry Cecilia Jamasmie Mining 21 January 2014 South Africa is about to be hit, once again, by a major strike over wages across its gold and platinum sectors after the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) - the country's fastest-growing mining labour coalition- called miners to down tools by first ....

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CEO COMPENSATION, CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, AND ,

compensation and proportion number of board members Keywords: CEO, Compensation, Corporate Governance, Platinum Mines, South Africa 1 INTRODUCTION The gap between the remuneration paid to the executive directors of a company and that paid to other employees has triggered a large amount of...

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Coal mine’s bid for KZN land puts compensation criter,

May 26, 2020· Coal mine’s bid for KZN land puts compensation criteria to test By Ramabina Mahapa • 26 May 2020 The Somkhele coal mine on the border ,...

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Absenteeism | Labour Guide

NUMSA and others Vs Free State Cons Gold Mines : case 1996 (1) SA 422 (A)" The recommended penalty for absenteeism is : first offence - verbal warning Second offence - final written warning Third offence - dismissal" Namib Wood Industries v Mutiltha and another - case 1992 (1) SA 276 (Nm) A...

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In South Africa, Labor Unrest in Mining Deepens (Published ,

Sep 13, 2012· In South Africa, Labor Unrest in Mining Deepens Striking workers at an Anglo American Platinum mine The company has halted mining operations in the area because of threats...

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South Africa mine clashes: Man killed in Amplats unrest ,

Oct 05, 2012· Spokesman Thulani Ngubane denied accusations that the man had been shot by the police during unrest at an Anglo American-owned mine This is the latest unrest in South Africa's mines - 34 miners ....

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Unrest SA: Fuel supply slowed, but closures spared mines ,

Unrest SA: Fuel supply slowed, but closures spared mines further damage, said Mantashe | Fin24 news24 - Khulekani Magubane • 33m • Minister Gwede Mantashe said as a result of the unrest precautionary closures, fuel supply was constrained, but no ,...

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Home | Mining Corp

Mining Corp offers industrial mining equipment through its P&H, Joy, Montabert and brands Our mining products, services and technologies help customers throughout the mining industry improve safety and productivity at operations worldwide...

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Justice and compensation for Marikana victims remain ,

Aug 20, 2020· Justice and compensation for Marikana victims remain elusive, eight years down the line Lonmin mine workers march during a protest in 2012 where they asked for better working conditions The ....

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Chief executive officer compensation sensitivity in the ,

compromised mining productivity as a result of the recent labour unrest in South Africa, some commentators have questioned the justification of certain CEO compensation in the country’s mining industry Research purpose: The primary purpose of this study was to describe the relationship between...

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The top five platinum-mining companies in the world

Oct 26, 2020· The world’s top five platinum-mining companies, by annual production 1 Anglo American Platinum – 205 million ounc Founded in 1995 and based in Johannesburg, South Africa, Anglo American Platinum is the world’s largest platinum-mining company – with production output of just over two million ounces in 2019...

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#UnrestSA: Aid flown in, people evacuated by light ,

Jul 16, 2021· An employee at a charter company based at the facility said yesterday a plane took off or landed every 10 minut "It is people evacuating or business owners going up in choppers to survey damage" At Margate airport on the south coast, about 133 km from Durban, 29 light aircraft landed Simon April, a spokesperson for the local Ray Nkonyeni ....

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Riots In South Africa: Causes, Interests And Consequences

Aug 08, 2021· In July 2021, South Africa was swept by the largest wave of violence seen since the fall of apartheid in 1994 The protests that began on July 8 have quickly turned into pogroms that involved thousands of people The nominal cause for the outbreak of riots was the arrest of a former President of South Africa Jacob Zuma on charges of corruption...

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SA trade unionist: Mine unrest 'an isolated incident ,

Sep 17, 2012· The head of South Africa's trade union movement has described the unrest at Marikana mine as 'an isolated incident' Speaking to Andrew Harding, Zwelinzima Vavi of ,...

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Five lessons from past mining closures | SEI

Sep 20, 2019· Five lessons from past mining closur 1 Plan over a decade (at least) Looking back at examples of mine closures – including of mines other than coal – we find that mines often close with little warning There may have been a sudden crisis or a change in company policy, leaving no time to plan Abrupt mine closures can mean that economic ....

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Mineworkers to get compensation - finally | Health-e

May 04, 2018· Mineworkers to get compensation – finally Two days after Workers’ Day, South Africa’s biggest ever class action settlement was reached, offering compensation to mineworkers who contracted silicosis or tuberculosis on gold mines from 12 March 1965 Nozuzile Mankayi’s husband, Thembekile, died of silicosis many years ago...

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PAID OR UNPAID LEAVE DURING TIMES OF UNREST – Solomonholmes

Large employers generally have policies /practices which provide that any absence/s from work due to unrest, violence, political stay-aways or national strikes shall be regarded as unpaid leave In other words, such employers apply the principle of “no-work-no pay” strictly Our view is that if the employer has such a policy/practice in ....

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Mein Kampf by Adolf Hitler

basic ideas regarding the meaning and organization of the sa federalism as a mask propaganda and organization the trade-union question german alliance policy after the war eastern orientation or eastern policy the right of emergency defense conclusion...

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Violence at Rio Tinto's Richards Bay Minerals 'out of hand ,

Jun 08, 2021· Mining equipment was set alight as unrest continues around Rio Tinto’s Richards Bay Minerals operations in South Africa, where a manager was assassinated on his way to work last month...

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Mining and your Community: Know your Environmental ,

Mining is an important industry in South Africa, but it is also an industry with a damaging impact Mining often pollutes the water, air and soil, and can disrupt farming activities and community life Communities throughout South Africa struggle to defend their rights to their land, to their environment and to their resources when...

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Chief executive officer compensation sensitivity in the ,

compromised mining productivity as a result of the recent labour unrest in South Africa, some commentators have questioned the justification of certain CEO compensation in the country’s mining industry Research purpose: The primary purpose of this study was to describe the relationship between...

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Assmang calls force majeure on manganese , - mining

Jul 18, 2021· The mining company declared force majeure to customers last week due to civil unrest in South Africa and the closure of the Durban and Richards Bay ports, said ,...

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#UnrestSA: Vaccine rollout halted in parts of KZN, Gauteng ,

On Tuesday, the department said that the violent unrest had impacted the vaccine rollout and access to chronic medication for TB, HIV and diabetes patients in parts of KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng “Government and the private sector’s priority is to protect lives and prevent harm to staff, patients and the medical supplies and property that ....

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