Harlem Shake miners lose jobs

Video Published: 4 Mar 2013

The miners who filmed their take on the Harlem Shake while on a shift at the Agnew gold mine have lost their jobs.

Agnew Gold Mine, Employment, Harlem Shake, Mining, Ohs, Viral Video, Workplace Health And Safety

Gina Rinehart says mining industry used as govt ATM

Video Published: 17 May 2013

Gina Rinehart spoke by video link to the Australian Minerals and Metals Association conference in Melbourne today.

Gina Rinehart, Mining

Man sold drugs to get through mining downturn

Story Published: 31 May 2016

Hard times not high times mining downturn forced him into drug dealing

Downturn, Drug Dealing, Editors Picks, Marijuana, Mining

India drives demand for CQ industry skill

Story Published: 15 Mar 2016

INDIA is driving the demand for central Queensland coal mining know-how.

Coal, Cq, India, Industry, Mackay, Mining

150 locals not FIFO workers to benefit from Stanmore plan

Story Published: 18 Dec 2015

FIRST in line for the 150 jobs created at a new Stanmore Coal mine will be workers from Moranbah and Mackay.

Coal, Fifo, Golding Contractors, Isaac Plains Coal Mine, Isaac Plains Mine, Mining, Stanmore Coal Mine

LISTEN: Workers may be redeployed after Glencore closure

Story Published: 13 Apr 2016

ABOUT 100 employees will be impacted by the closure of Glencore’s Newlands Northern Underground coal mine in June.

Glencore, Jobs, Mackay, Mining

Local companies in eye of sharemarket storm

Story Published: 3 Oct 2015

THE stressed Sydney traders might have been the face of a massive dip in the Australian share market this week, but...

China Downturn, Glencore, John Rolfe, Mining, Sharemarket, Stock Exchange, Wicet

Galilee Basin mines threaten black throated finch habitat

Story Published: 5 Mar 2016

A CUTE little finch is feeling the pinch as coalmines threaten to eradicate a huge chunk of its habitat.

Bird, Environment, Finch, Mining

Minister confirms 51yo former miner has Black Lung disease

Story Published: 15 Jan 2016

NATURAL Resources and Mines Minister Anthony Lynham said a 51-year-old electrician who had worked in underground coal mines...

Anthony Lynham, Black Lung, Mackay, Miner, Mining, Queensland

Poll finds most want coal mining phased out

Story Published: 17 Dec 2015

A POLL of 1507 Australians has found more than two-thirds of them believe coal mining should be phased out.

Coal, Environment, Great Barrier Reef, Mining

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