Tag - COAL

Anthony Lynham Annastacia Palaszczuk Rio Tinto

Coal and metal mining job opportunities soar

There are now more chances of finding work at Queensland mines than at the same time last year, new figures have revealed. The latest labour force data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics shows...

QCoal

Industry takes credit for $7.1 billion budget surplus

Australians should thank the mining industry for helping to deliver the first federal budget surplus in 12 years, an industry group has said. The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) confirmed the...

Australian Future Energy Energy and Ammonia Project

New details released on $1B energy and chemical project

Further details have been revealed about a new $1 billion energy and chemical project in Central Queensland. Terms of reference have been released for the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) about...

Lucas Dow Adani Australia

Coal ban bill ‘dangerous’ says mining giant

New rules that ban coal mining in Central Queensland would bring great uncertainty to the state’s economy, a mining executive has warned. Adani Mining chief executive Lucas Dow said at a March...