Employment in the sector remains dominated by coal mining at 42%.
Taxpayers fork out $31 million to clean up toxic coal gasification plant.
The budget has $28.5 million for managing and remediating the state's disclaimed mine sites.
A rear dump truck driver was seriously injured when a brake failure sent his truck backwards.
Queensland's merchandise exports are $85.2 billion compared with NSW's $53.3 billion.
Australia and Japan have a long and enduring trade relationship.
The screening van would supplement existing services in communities including Moranbah and Mackay.
Al Gore should stick to making boring films about climate change.
Coking coal and thermal coal supply entirely different industries.
The government would invest $30 million, and was looking for contributions from mining companies.
Queensland's workers' compensation scheme provides income support and covers medical expenses.
For as long as the world needs steel, major trading partners will want Queensland coal, she said.