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This resource is hosted by the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory, but was compiled and authored by Padraig O’Malley. It is the product of almost two decades of research and includes analyses, chronologies, historical documents, and interviews from the apartheid and post-apartheid eras.

6. Proposals

Closing of the apartheid wage gap

Table 9

Company

Annual average salary

Salary increase

Profit growth

Murray and Roberts

R2,04m

50%

25%

Afrox

R1,92m

96%

15%

Dorbyl

R1,78m

201%

-25%

AECI

R1,67m

122%

-8%

Iscor

R1,60m

85%

48%

Anglo Alpha

R1,39m

115%

26%

SASOL

R1,33m

25%

11%

Training of workers

Investment in previously neglected areas

Abolition of the forced single sex hostel system

Migrant labour

Workers Museum

Return of all video footage from the police

Capital flight

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