Reports say INPEX is trying to renege on an agreement for $30 million worth of environmental projects.

Unions want an increase of $30 per week in the minimum wage, but that is three times more than the retail industry says it can afford.

Victoria’s Macedon Ranges Shire has allowed a quarry south of Kyneton to triple in size.

An interesting idea has been lost in the furore over income tax reform.

Academics have opened fire on myths spun by mining companies.

A Queensland farming family is in a legal bid for compensation for damage from coal seam gas mining.

Japan's space agency has lost a newly-launched astronomy satellite.

Analysts say a tech revolution is rising in the mining industry.

A new report claims miners’ satisfaction levels with their suppliers are on the rise.

The fine on Glencore’s Bulga coal mine for breaching work safety conditions has been doubled.

The Victorian town of Anglesea is being consulted about future uses for the site of Alcoa’s coal-fired power station and mine.

Plans to privatise the Port Hedland Utah Point Bulk Handling Facility have spooked junior miners.

There has been progress and a setback in the effort to patch up Tasmania’s power supplies.

The Queensland CFMEU says two more workers have black lung, marking the eighth confirmed case of coal miners’ pneumoconiosis since December last year.

Energy giant Woodside has shelved its gigantic Browse floating LNG project off Western Australia, and the Federal Government feels aggrieved.

Australian Careers Network (ACN) has slid into voluntary administration, leaving its 15,000 students with no classes.

South Australia’s enthusiasm to build a nuclear waste storage facility may be tempered by a new Australia Institute report.

The latest corporate tax transparency figures show almost a third of companies earning over $200 million paid no tax.

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) wants a north-west economic zone to be created to protect important mining areas from economic ebb and flow.

The depth of the slump in global mining is evident in machinery giant Caterpillar’s latest figures.

Curtin University has launched TopDump - new software to optimise waste rock and haulage management.

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