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Anglo American Platinum (AGPPY.PK) fires 12K workers taking part in a three-week strike,...

Anglo American Platinum (AGPPY.PK) fires 12K workers taking part in a three-week strike, following through on tough talk over wildcat stoppages in South African mines. The strike has spread to the trucking industry, and Shell (RDS.A) says it can't honor fuel delivery contracts around Johannesburg. The death toll nears 50 in the country's worst labor unrest since the end of apartheid.
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  • Whitehawk
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    The popular surge to nationalize mines in SA. This will not end, in SA and elsewhere. Miners that are not tied to these volatile regions will fare best. TCK could benefit by increasing Pt mining associated with Ni ores on Canada...
    5 Oct 2012, 04:16 PM Reply Like
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