S Africa mine workers demand higher wages

Gold mining unions demand increases of up to 150 percent, but mining executives say it is unrealistic.

    Negotiations over wages in South Africa's gold sector are getting under way.

    Some unions are demanding a sharp increase of up to 150 percent, but mining executives say their demands are unrealistic.

    Al Jazeera's Tania Page reports from Johannesburg.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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