amcu thumb medium80 81On Friday, Mineweb reported that the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) was due to hold a meeting on Saturday, 15 October 2016 in Rustenburg to present the details to members of a possible wage deal with platinum producers.  

Subsequent to that report, Amcu spokesperson Manzini Zungu told Mineweb that due to logistical reasons, the mass meeting had been postponed.  Zungu also indicated that the union has tentatively scheduled a press briefing for Thursday, 27 October, at which it would address the media on developments in respect of the platinum wage negotiations.  Manzini also stressed that at the mass meeting, leadership would present the deal to members and not recommend it as had been previously reported.


Get other news reports at the SA Labour News home page