Today's Labour News

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Last Update: 18-08-2017

arcelormittalBusiness Report writes that angry labour unions are planning to oppose job cuts at ArcelorMittal SA (Amsa).  

amcu thumb medium80 81ANA reports that thousands of Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) members braved the windy, dusty weather on Wednesday to commemorate the fifth anniversary of the Marikana tragedy.  

tshwane thumb100 EWN reports that Tshwane commuters can expect some relief as taxis are expected to operate normally on Thursday morning.  

PACANA reports that the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) said on Tuesday that 16 August, the day in 2012 when 34 striking miners were shot dead by police and many others wounded at platinum producer Lonmin’s Marikana operations, should be a public holiday.  

amcu thumb medium80 81Mining Weekly reports that the deaths of 34 miners during the Marikana massacre in 2012 were due to be commemorated by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) on Wednesday at the hillside where the massacre occurred.