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Aluminum Infographic
Business
Thursday March 19 2015

Aluminum Infographic

Interesting facts about aluminium

Forecast Tips Mining Recovery in 2016
Mining
Wednesday March 18 2015

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
Mining
Monday March 16 2015

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
Thursday March 12 2015

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
Business
Monday March 2 2015

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
Business
Friday February 27 2015

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
Business
Friday February 27 2015

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
Mining
Thursday February 26 2015

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
Mining
Tuesday February 24 2015

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.