Report finds $39 billion in committed projects.
Contributed a $1.7 billion growth to royalty revenue in WA in 2019-20.
Say it will incentivise investment and increase training opportunities.
Putting $450 million into supporting METS business opportunities.
Iron ore leading the way, gold a bolter but coal takes a hit.
Federal involvement in development could complicate project approvals.
Fears of looming skills shortage driving border talks.
Looking to preference WA workers for new hires.
Lithium has bright future but lobby groups believe government support is needed.
Industry supports government's legislative fix.
Put another $125 million into the Exploring for the Future program.
Rio to face a parliamentary inquiry into its actions at Juukan Gorge.