May 19, 2020

Platinum miners strike in South Africa ends after five months

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A five month long strike by thousands of platinum miners in South Africa has ended. The president of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union, Joseph Mathunjwa, said a wage deal and "the bulk" of the workers demands had been accepted by the mining companies involved. Speaking at a stadium in the city of Rustenburg, Mathunjwa announced that "the strike is officially over. Workers will start reporting to work on Wednesday." Striking miner Simon Noka said that he wanted "to thank G... READ MORE : What is in the news today? Click to watch: euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! euronews is available in 14 languages: In English: Website: Facebook: Twitter: Google+: VKontakte:

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