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amcu thumb medium80 81ANA reports that the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) said late on Tuesday that the signing of a wage agreement with platinum producers scheduled for Wednesday had been postponed.  

"Signing ceremony scheduled for 13 November 2019 at the Glenburn Lodge & Spa has been postponed to date yet to be confirmed.  Amcu apologises for any inconvenience and will communicate the new date once it’s confirmed," the union posted on its Twitter account.  Earlier on Tuesday, Amcu indicated in a statement that it had reached a three-year wage deal with Anglo American Platinum (Amplats), Impala Platinum and Sibanye-Stillwater.  Amcu, which had been demanding a living wage of R17,000 per month for mineworkers, said details of the agreement would be revealed at the signing ceremony.

  • Read the original of the above report at Mining Weekly
  • Read too, Amcu postpones platinum wage pact signing for further ‘technical’ talks, at Miningmx


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