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AWU: Let’s Talk Jobs

October 7, 2011 • Mining & Resources, NewsComments (2)

Worker unions have called on Gillard government to deliver policy measure that will assists workers in the struggling manufacturing industry at the government’s Future Jobs Forum in Canberra yesterday. Julia Gillard and Wayne Swan opened the one-day Future Jobs Forum, together with Australian-born Dow Chemical chief Andrew Liveris to deliver the

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Elder: Environment and Industry Can Coexist

October 4, 2011 • Mining & ResourcesComments (0)

Elder Joe Brown, the man many consider the most senior indigenous lawman in the Kimberley showed support behind the decision of traditional owners north of Broome to back Woodside’s contentious $30 million gas hub. Taking part in last week’s

WA Coal Mines Risk Falling into Foreign Hands

September 29, 2011 • Mining & ResourcesComments (0)

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett raise concerns about security of coal supply after Wesfarmers agreed to sell its Premier Coals to Chinese entity. The agreement sparks fear that that the entire Western Australia coalmine is poised to fall into the