Indian mining giant Adani has vowed to use local workers in its $21.7 billion coal mine in the Galilee Basin after announcing workforce arrangements with the Queensland government.

Adani global head Gautum Adanai has promised not to use workers on 457 visas at the Carmichael mine and will prioritise locals. “I have got an iron-clad guarantee from Mr Adani that there will be no 457 visas as part of the workforce for this major project,” Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk…