Industry news

2015

Harmony appoints Peter Steenkamp as chief executive officer

Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited announces the appointment of Peter Steenkamp as its chief executive officer (CEO), effective 1 January 2016.

Sibanye concludes three-year wage agreement with the NUM, UASA and Solidarity

The Chamber of Mines, acting on behalf of Sibanye Gold, advises that the company has reached a three-year agreement with the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Solidarity and UASA in respect of wages and conditions of service for the period 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2018.

Evander concludes three-year wage agreement

The Chamber of Mines, acting on behalf of Evander Gold Mines, is pleased to advise that the company has reached a three-year agreement with the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and UASA in respect of wages and conditions of service for the period 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2018.

Anglogold Ashanti and Harmony reach three-year wage agreement, Sibanye will continue to engage

The Chamber of Mines acting on behalf of gold producers, AngloGold Ashanti, Evander Gold Mines, Harmony and Sibanye Gold, is pleased to advise positive progress in respect of wage negotiations.

AngloGold Ashanti reaches three-year wage deal with majority of SA employees

AngloGold Ashanti has reached a three-year wage deal with the majority of its employees in South Africa, providing certainty to operations that accounted for little over a quarter of its total production past year.

Harmony and unions reach fair and reasonable wage agreement

Harmony is pleased to announce that it has reached a three year wage agreement with the National Union of Mineworkers, UASA and Solidarity, effective from 1 July 2015. Increases range from 6% for miners, artisans and officials to 10.4% for category 4 employees.

Gold wage negotiations update

Conciliation process continues

The conciliation process between gold producers AngloGold Ashanti, Evander, Harmony and Sibanye Gold represented by the Chamber of Mines and unions the Association of Mining and Construction Union (AMCU), the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Solidarity and UASA continued today. Further discussions between all the parties will continue tomorrow (Friday, 2 October 2015).

Gold wage negotiations update:

CCMA conciliation process to resume on 1 October 2015

Gold producers AngloGold Ashanti, Evander Gold Mines, Harmony and Sibanye Gold advise that the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) has informed the parties involved in gold wage negotiations that further conciliation has been rescheduled to continue on Thursday, 1 October and Friday, 2 October 2015.

Gold producers table CCMA conciliated offer

Producers cannot ensure the sustainability of the industry on their own

Gold producers AngloGold Ashanti, Evander Gold Mines, Harmony and Sibanye Gold tabled revised offers in respect of wages to unions, the Association of Mining and Construction Union (AMCU), the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Solidarity and UASA for the period 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2018.

Gold wage negotiations update

Consolidated conciliation process begins

The consolidated conciliation process between gold producers AngloGold Ashanti, Evander, Harmony and Sibanye Gold represented by the Chamber of Mines and unions the Association of Mining and Construction Union (AMCU), the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Solidarity and UASA started today.