Tag: AMCU

June 21, 2019

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Finally Breaks US$1,400

Gold was the star precious metal this week. It managed to break US$1,400 thanks to dovish Fed sentiment and ongoing...
June 17, 2019

AMCU Wants Wages to Increase by Almost 50 Percent

South Africa's Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union will ask for a large increase in wages for its members later...
January 18, 2019

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Dips as Risk Appetite Improves

Precious metals dipped on Friday due to a rising US dollar. Meanwhile, the greenback climbed on the back of easing...
January 15, 2019

AMCU Takes Strike to Sibanye’s South African PGMs Operations

The AMCU has informed Sibanye that it will begin secondary striking at the miner's South African PGMs operations beginning next...
December 26, 2018

Platinum Outlook 2019: Demand Decline to Dampen Prices

As 2018 draws to a close, many investors are looking ahead to what will happen to platinum next year. Read...
December 14, 2018

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Falls on Firm US Dollar

Precious metals were down this week as investor focus shifted to the Fed interest rate hike that may take place...
November 30, 2018

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Dips Ahead of US-China Talks

Precious metals were down on Friday, but gold and palladium both had a positive week, posting gains in the previous...