South Africa strikes: Unions agree gold-mine pay deal

October 25, 2012   // 0 Comments

Thousands of striking workers have been sacked in recent days (BBC News Africa) South African unions and gold-mining companies have agreed a deal aimed at settling a bitter long-running dispute. The National Union of Mineworkers and two other unions signed the pay deal with industry body the Chamber of Mines, but few details were released. It is unclear whether the deal will satisfy thousands o...

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