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    Plans by Anglo American Platinum to cut 14,000 jobs came as a shock to the government, Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu said on Tuesday.

    "It is regrettable that the company consulted with [my] department less than seven days ago despite the major secio-economic ramifications of its decision," she told reporters in Pretoria.

    "We are surprised and shocked today."

    The mining giant announced the possible...read more here: Mining job cuts a shock: minister

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    Hahaha well they have to make up that strike money somehow.
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    from more money to no money.... dumbasses

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    What did they expect after all that striking and that huge increase. Business needs to stay profitable to supply jobs.

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    I don't know what they expected. The pot is only so big.

    Now when I sit through a HAZOP the big question for all these mines is how they can automate more.
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    Quote Originally Posted by czc View Post
    I don't know what they expected. The pot is only so big.

    Now when I sit through a HAZOP the big question for all these mines is how they can automate more.
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