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Marange diamond mines pollute rivers, Zimbabwe | EJAtlas

The Marange diamond fields are an area of widespread small-scale diamond production in Chiadzwa, Mutare West, Zimbabwe. Although estimates of the...

Business risks facing mining and metals 2013–2014 - EY

Mar 28, 2013 ... The EY business risk radar for mining ... The business risk report Mining and metals 2013–2014. 4 ..... labor unrest and rampant cost inflation.

History - Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU)

During the initial phase of colonization, the focus of economic policy was on the mining sector. ... Faced with serious labour shortages, the colonial regime resorted to ... Following unrest emanating from widespread poverty, the Howman...

900 workers sent home as mine shuts down - The Worker

Voice of the Labour Movement. R5.00. Es .... to strike and engage in collective ...... from the Associated Mine Workers Union of Zimbabwe which is denying.

AfricaFiles | Striking back: Worker militancy in Zimbabwe

According to columnists in Zimbabwe''s financial weeklies, the labour actions - the first of which ... The current round of labour unrest first gathered momentum in early 1996, ... The following month, strikers at a Lonrho mine in Arcturus set fire to...

labour unrest on News24

labour unrest articles on News24. ... Teachers, doctors and nurses in Zimbabwe have begun a strike over unpaid salaries, a day after police used force against...

South African Labor Unrest in Mining Deepens - The New York Times

Sep 12, 2012 ... Striking workers at an Anglo American Platinum mine. The company has halted mining operations in the area because of threats.

Platinum mines plot mass retrenchments - The Zimbabwean

May 19, 2016 ... Some 28,000 workers have been on a strike at Anglo American Platinum (Amplats), the world''s top platinum producer, since September 12,...

Recent strikes and labour unrest chopped 6% off SA mining ...

Aug 6, 2014 ... The recent spate of strikes and general labour unrest in platinum and other sectors of South Africa''s mining industry cost the country an overall...

Platinum industry strategy in the face of South African labor strikes

Apr 10, 2014 ... The current strike within South Africa''s platinum mining sector ... Neighboring Zimbabwe is the only other significant global source of platinum[i].

Aquarius Platinum - Wikipedia

Aquarius Platinum plc is a Bermuda-registered and headquartered mining business. Aquarius ... In 2012, large scale mining protests across South Africa caused violent labour unrest and prompted the f...

Strike - Business Daily News Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe''s platinum mining sector could benefit from an indefinite strike embarked upon by South Africa''s platinum mine workers through increased global...

Labour in Colonial Zimbabwe | Social History Portal

Moreover, the author connects these efforts to postwar labor unrest and later mass ... more remunerative than wage labor on settler farms or in the mines.

South African platinum players turn to Zimbabwe | MINING

Nov 19, 2012 ... South African platinum players turn to Zimbabwe ... output but has been battling illegal strikes and labour unrest, mine shutdowns, safety issues...

New violence clouds future for South African mines - CNN

Feb 21, 2013 ... Fresh violence, unrest and uncertainty are plaguing South Africa''s mining sector, ... of striking workers halted operations at many of the country''s mines .... "We are seeing some investors looking to Zimbabwe, Namibia and...

The mining industry after Marikana - NEWS & ANALYSIS | Politicsweb

Oct 21, 2013 ... Labour unrest in the South African mining industry. Since Marikana, South Africa has seen upwards of thirty violent protests a day.3 The mining...

Labour Relations | Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe

As with all industries/undertakings in Zimbabwe labour/industrial relations are governed by legislation on the one hand and practical usage on the other.

Africa in the news: South African mining sector takes hit, Burundi ...

Aug 7, 2015 ... Several of South Africa largest mining companies are considering plans to reduce ... Unemployment and labor unrest are likely to be major ... Zimbabwe Federation of Trade Unions'' estimates suggest that over 18,000...

COMPLAINT (article 26) - 2010 - ZIMBABWE - C087, C098 - ILO

White workers on the mines and the railways had organized themselves into trade ... unrest in the mines in the absence of registered trade union organizations.

Africa Brief: Mining industry, Indaba, Zimbabwean wealth, and more ...

Feb 4, 2013 ... Africa Brief: Mining industry, Indaba, Zimbabwean wealth, and more ... The back drop for this year''s Indaba is the labour unrest that shook South...