New trade figures reveal WA’s exports to the world increased 13.3 per cent in 2019-20, with China our biggest buyer — accounting for more than half of all goods exported out of the state.
WA mining billionaire Andrew Forrest will deliver the ABC’s prestigious Boyer Lectures this year with the focus on how to better shape the future of Australia.
Habrok Mining launches Federal Court challenge to deed of company arrangement that would allow collapsed miner to relist on the ASX.
Having got it mostly wrong for nearly 20 years, analysts are again running with a “stronger for longer” scenario for iron ore prices as record Chinese steel production continues to confound observers.
Canadian company eyes early production opportunity for Beaton’s Creek using Nullagine infrastructure.
Nearly 40 ABC journalists in WA's mining areas have today been told their regional allowance will be axed, slashing up to $15,000 annually from some payslips.
Gold player will use cash for further exploration and development of its 50pc owned Norseman gold project.
It is understood Orion has received solid interest from potential project partners in a process that could see the explorer sell a stake in Prieska.
WA brokers say the booming gold price has no resistance ahead of it as the precious metal continues to climb into uncharted territory above $US2000 an ounce.
The State Government will pump another $5 million into the Exploration Incentive Scheme as part of its COVID-19 economic recovery plan.
The massive cash injection and proposed construction timeline would make Salt Lake the first commercial producer of sulphate of potash in Australia.
Spot gold soared to a record above $US2000 an ounce as investors continue to seek a haven for their assets amid daunting economic and geopolitical risks.
Steven Frank and Yvonne Yue Li
Perth Glory owner Tony Sage has stepped down as executive chairman of his cash-strapped flagship Cape Lambert Resources and recruited a well-connected veteran.
Mining giant’s 46-page submission to a Federal parliamentary inquiry reveals chronology of events leading up to blasting that destroyed two ancient rock shelters at Juukan Gorge in May.
A fly-in, fly-out worker who failed to self-isolate and instead flew to a Pilbara mine site after arriving from Victoria has been hit with a heavy financial punishment.
The reserve updates will underwrite 100 per cent of production from the two assets for more than seven years, but production and cost guidance failed to impress some investors.
NICK BRUINING: My beef with gold is that compared with other investments, gold simply relies on one thing to make the value move in one direction or the other — human emotion.
The cash will be used for site establishments and early works construction, general working capital, project financing activities and placement costs.
Troubled Collie miner Griffin Coal has gone to court to dispute default notices by its biggest customer.
Joint venture represents the fourth such arrangement the mining giant has struck in the East Pilbara as it looks to develop its Winu copper-gold project.
Neometals could become a partner in a commercial battery recycling facility in Germany with the anticipated formalisation of a joint venture this week.
The Cape Lambert blaze was the first of a series of mishaps for Rio in the Pilbara last year which forced it to twice downgrade iron ore shipping guidance for the year.
Perth company Space Industries is putting WA on the map with its world-first device designed to mine water on the Moon.
Rio Tinto, plagued by months of controversy after destroying a sacred indigenous site in the Pilbara, will announce an almost $60 million investment in training and development in WA.
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