Tag: union

January 22, 2019

Codelco Headed for Possible Strike at Gabriela Mistral

Union leaders say an offer made to them by the company during negotiations about bonuses has been voted down.
January 8, 2019

Copper Price Decline Takes Imperial’s Mount Polley Offline

Imperial Metals cited only declining copper prices as the reason behind the suspension, which will take full effect in May.
November 21, 2018

It’s Official: Sibanye Receives Final Approval to Purchase Lonmin

The South African Competition Tribunal has officially approved the merger between Sibanye-Stillwater and Lonmin despite pleas from AMCU to stop...
November 16, 2018

Precious Metals Weekly Round-Up: Gold Up on Brexit Chaos

The precious metals were up for the week thanks to various geopolitical concerns, including the current Brexit turmoil.
October 2, 2018

Northam Platinum Signs 3-year Wage Deal with NUM

Platinum miner Northam has signed a three-year deal with South Africa’s National Union of Mineworkers. It will give members wage...
August 20, 2018

Copper Price Dives as Escondida Averts Strike

A new contract was agreed upon by 93 percent of workers at the world's largest copper mine, which is operated...
August 17, 2018

Base Metals Weekly Round-Up: Copper Hits New Lows

This week in base metals, miners are putting out half-year reports at a time when there's a lot of noise...