Forecast Tips Mining Recovery in 2016
The outlook for Australia's resources to 2020 remains positive, despite tumbling commodity prices this year hitting Australia's export earnings.
Queensland to Ban Uranium Mining
The reintroduction of a ban on uranium mining in Queensland will stifle jobs growth in the state's northwest, the resources sector says.
Rinehart Hits Out at Government Costs
Mining billionaire Gina Rinehart has lashed state and federal governments for imposing too many costs on the mining sector amid a commodity price downturn.
Wage Rises Slow to 17-year Low
That lighter feeling in your pocket isn't your imagination, wage rises are at the slowest pace in 17 years.
Redundancy Fear Silences FIFO Workers
Fly-in fly-out workers are increasingly afraid to report mental health issues because they don't want to be made redundant by struggling mining companies, a West Australian...
Gloomiest Two Year Period for Top 300 Firms
Australia's biggest listed companies are at their gloomiest in two years, with mining and construction firms the most pessimistic.
Boart Longyear Counts on Eventual Pick-up
Troubled mining services giant Boart Longyear is confident demand for its services will pick up ... eventually.
South Australia Govt Backs Uranium Mining
South Australia's royal commission into the role of nuclear power should investigate the costs of uranium mining, conservationists say.