DTC Botswana Strike ‘Suspended’

The two-week-old DTC Botswana strike has been suspended, De
Beers confirmed to JCK Tuesday.

The union ordered employees to return to work on Monday.

Negotiations over salary continue, according to De Beers
spokeswoman Lynette Gould.

According to a Bloomberg
report
, the union’s head did not rule out the possibility of resuming the
strike.

The strike occurs only two years after DTC Botswana opened,
in March 2008.