Canadian Mining Journal

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    TRANSPORTATION: CN Rail, unions reach tentative settlement

    November 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The short-lived strike at Canadian National Railway is over. The company and the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference reached a tentative agreement on Nov. 26, 2019, after only nine days of labour action. There were real fears from the

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    GOLD: Court sides with Gold Fields as South Deep strike continues

    November 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AFRICA – The strike by National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) members that began on Nov. 2 continues at the South Deep gold mine. About 150 to 200 union members blockaded the entrances to the mine. The job action began

  • LABOUR: Kinross announces end of strike at Tasiast Mine

    June 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kinross Gold Corporation has announced that the strike by unionized employees at its Tasiast mine in Mauritanian (that began on May 24, 2016) has ended. Striking employees began returning to work on June 11, 2016 and negotiations with the staff