Platinum wage talks deadlock - union

Comment on this story
AmcuStrikeAllGreen Independent Media. Picture: Timothy Bernard.

Pretoria - Wage talks to end a five-month strike in South Africa's platinum sector deadlocked on Monday, Amcu union leader Joseph Mathunjwa said, dashing hopes for an end to industrial action that is pulling the economy towards recession.

“No agreement was reached today,” Mathunjwa told reporters as he left negotiations in the capital, Pretoria. - Reuters

sign up

Comment Guidelines

  1. Please read our comment guidelines.
  2. Login and register, if you haven’ t already.
  3. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As)
  4. Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.

  5. Verified email addresses: All users on Independent Media news sites are now required to have a verified email address before being allowed to comment on articles. You are only required to verify your email address once to have full access to commenting on articles. For more information please read our comment guidelines