JOHANNESBURG Oct 6 Wage talks are at a
"critical stage" between South Africa's Association of
Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) and Anglo American
Platinum, Impala Platinum and Lonmin,
the union's president said on Thursday.
Speaking to journalists on the sidelines of a mining
conference, Joseph Mathunjwa would not say if AMCU had moved
from its original demands of close to 50 percent pay hike.
Amplats' chief executive said on Wednesday that his company was
"fairly close" to sealing a wage agreement with AMCU and other
(Reporting by Ed Stoddard; Editing by Tiisetso Motsoeneng)