October 2, 2012 / 2:23 PM / 6 years ago

Atlatsa obtains court order against strikers

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Canadian mining company Atlatsa Resources ATL.V (ATLJ.J) has obtained a court order to prevent wildcat strikers from protesting at its Bakoni mine in South Africa, it said on Tuesday.

The strike at firm’s platinum mine, which it co-owns with Anglo American Platinum (AMSJ.J), started on Monday.

A wave of illegal mine strikes has roiled Africa’s biggest economy despite the end of a bloody six-week stoppage at another platinum producer, Lonmin (LMI.L) (LONJ.J), in which more than 40 people were killed.

Reporting by Tiisetso Motsoeneng; editing by David Dolan

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below