Chamber of Mines on attempts to save the industry from jobs bloodbath

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* Mineral Minister scrambles to mitigate mining jobs bloodbath

A number of task teams have been established to come up with practical short- and medium-term interventions in the mining industry.

These task teams will report back to the leadership group towards the end of next week.

The Chamber of Mines will be a committed participant in this work.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Roger Baxter, CEO of the Chamber of Mines.

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We agreed on a set of issues, which I can’t discuss now.

Roger Baxter, Chamber of Mines

You can’t prevent companies from doing what they need to do to remain viable.

Roger Baxter, Chamber of Mines

Electricity supply has a huge impact on viability.

Roger Baxter, Chamber of Mines

CEOs don’t wake up in the morning thinking how they can retrench.

Roger Baxter, Chamber of Mines

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