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Gold miners slapped with lawsuit

Aug 21 2012 10:21
Reuters

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HARMONY GOLD MINING COMPANY LIMITED [JSE:HAR]

Last traded 40
Change 0
% Change 1
Cumulative volume 1426252
Market cap 0

Last Updated: 09-02-2016 at 11:23. Prices are delayed by 15 minutes. Source: McGregor BFA

GOLD FIELDS LIMITED [JSE:GFI]

Last traded 68
Change -1
% Change -1
Cumulative volume 1274966
Market cap 0

Last Updated: 09-02-2016 at 11:23. Prices are delayed by 15 minutes. Source: McGregor BFA

ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI LIMITED [JSE:ANG]

Last traded 176
Change 0
% Change 0
Cumulative volume 1225081
Market cap 0

Last Updated: 09-02-2016 at 11:25. Prices are delayed by 15 minutes. Source: McGregor BFA

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Cape Town - A South African lawyer filed the first papers on Tuesday in a potential class action suit against top gold mining companies on behalf of thousands of workers who claim they contracted silicosis, a lung disease, through the negligence of the firms.

The filing of the papers against South Africa’s leading gold miners, AngloGold Ashanti [JSE:ANG], Gold Fields [JSE:GFI] and Harmony Gold Mining Company [JSE:HAR], is a preliminary step to determine if the court recognises the case as a class action.

 

 
 
 

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