BCL, BMWU at loggerheads again

SELEBI-PHIKWE: While preparations for this year’s salary negotiations are ongoing, Botswana Mine Workers Union (BMWU) and BCL Mine have failed to implement the 2014-2015 wage agreement.

This is despite the fact that the last wage negotiations dragged on for about six months – punctuated with threats of a strike by mine employees over the disputes.

The mine and the union settled last year’s disputes on September 15 under the terms that a pay structure review will be undertaken in accordance with the terms of reference. 

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