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

Report author wants more done on coal air pollution

Story Published: 5 Apr 2015

MACKAY has been named among the ‘hot spots’ for air pollution in Australia.

Air Pollution, Coal, Mining, Report

Union wants FIFO workers to be heard

Story Published: 9 May 2015

AN INDEPENDENT review of the impact of 100% fly-in, fly-out workforces on communities has been announced and the union...

Cfmeu, Fifo, Mackay, Mining, Review, Workforce

Coal price won't bounce back for five years, says economist

Story Published: 1 May 2015

A RESOURCE economist does not believe the global coal price will “bounce back” much for at least five years.

Business, Coal, Economy, Mining

Qld Govt investigates mining company Adani

Story Published: 4 Apr 2015

THE Qld agriculture department has revealed it is investigating whether mining company Adani was allowed to use state-owned...

Adani, Carmichael Coal Mine, Mining

Lift in non-mining investment "seems some way off"

Story Published: 19 May 2015

IN A speech yesterday, RBA Deputy Governor Lowe said a sustained lift in non-mining investment “still seems some way...

Investment, Mining, Phil Lowe, Rba

New Hope warns of major job cuts if expansion rejected

Story Published: 8 May 2015

THE managing director of a major Darling Downs coal operation said the region would face major job cuts if approval was not...

Coal, Darling, Downs, Mining, New Acland Coal Mine, New Hope Coal, Toowoomba

1600 mining workers stranded by Cyclone Olwyn

Story Published: 13 Mar 2015

AUSTRALIA'S peak mining union has accused US energy giant Chevron of failing to evacuate workers from West Australia's...

Chevron, Cyclone, Editors Picks, Mining, Western Australia

Report: fossil fuels should stay in ground to keep temp down

Story Published: 24 Apr 2015

A NEW climate change report has warned exploiting the Galilee Basin in central Queensland could become a significant factor...

Climate Change, Environment, Galilee Basin, Global Warming, Mining

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