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Aquarius to Suspend Marikana Mine, Business Day Says

June 11, 2012

Aquarius Platinum Ltd. (AQP) will suspend operations at the Marikana mine it operates with Anglo American Platinum Ltd. (AMS) at the end of this month, Business Day said, citing a notice the company issued to workers.

It is not clear what will happen to the 1,500 workers at the mine, the Johannesburg-based newspaper said. Aquarius will make a statement today, Business Day cited Anglo American Platinum as saying, adding that Aquarius could not be reached for comment.

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