Qld coal a $32.7B industry: QRC

Qld coal a $32.7B industry: QRC

The coal industry spent $11.3 billion in Queensland on more than 10,700 local businesses.

Markets

26 APRIL 2017
Qld mining will not be affected by 457 visa decision: QRC

Qld mining will not be affected by 457 visa decision: QRC

Last financial year, 457 visa holders in the Queensland mining industry decreased by 26.5%.

Markets

21 APRIL 2017
High Court dismisses claim against Alpha project

High Court dismisses claim against Alpha project

The GVK Hancock project formally entered the process for its project on September 18 2008.

Mines

11 APRIL 2017
Broadening of black lung committee not needed: QRC

Broadening of black lung committee not needed: QRC

The committee's first report is now not expected until late May.

Sustainability

29 MARCH 2017
Qld safety conference seeking abstracts from industry

Qld safety conference seeking abstracts from industry

Submissions were open to everyone associated with the industry

Sustainability

16 MARCH 2017
Green group foreign funding questioned

Green group foreign funding questioned

This would include preventing foreign funds being channelled.

Sustainability

14 MARCH 2017
QRC warns on complacency

QRC warns on complacency

Queensland could not afford to have policies chop and change all the time.

Markets

08 MARCH 2017
North Queensland looks to HELE

North Queensland looks to HELE

Increases in electricity prices were making it hard to do business in Queensland.

Markets

01 MARCH 2017
ILUA decision risk mitigated

ILUA decision risk mitigated

Brandis in Native Title rescue bid.

Natural resources

17 FEBRUARY 2017
Native title ruling riles industry group

Native title ruling riles industry group

A court decision in WA is felt around the country

Sustainability

15 FEBRUARY 2017
Queensland facing a skills shortage: survey

Queensland facing a skills shortage: survey

The sector was rebounding.

Markets

15 FEBRUARY 2017
BMA taking on women apprentices

BMA taking on women apprentices

The initiative, in its second year, broke new ground in the education and training sector.

Sustainability

07 FEBRUARY 2017