World's biggest contract miner in labour hire takeover bid

Story Published: 10 Oct 2016

THE world's largest contract miner has made a bid to takeover UGL Limited, a labour hire operator in the Bowen Basin.

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Special report: Changing landscape of the Bowen Basin

Story Published: 9 Oct 2016

THE window for "dollar dazzler” mine purchases could be closing, but $1 sales in the past 18 months are setting the tone...

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$30M jobs package allows Mackay businesses to tap into new markets

Story Published: 1 Sep 2016

MACKAY companies interested in diversifying their business will be able to apply for grants through the Bowen Basin jobs...

Bowen Basin Business George Christensen Mackay Regional Development Team Group

Christensen: Adani decision 'a win for common sense'

Story Published: 1 Sep 2016

George Christensen's opinion piece on the Adani decision.

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Death of mining contractor shakes Bowen Basin community

Story Published: 31 Aug 2016

THE BOWEN Basin mining community has been devastated by the death of a Mt Pelion man, killed at Glencore's Newlands coal...

Bowen Basin Cfmeu Contractor Glencore Mining Death Newlands Ugl

Australian fund takes over 70% stake in Foxleigh Mine

Story Published: 29 Aug 2016

Middlemount South Pty Ltd has taken over Anglo American's 70% stake in Foxleigh Mine follow

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Thermal coal price on the way up

Story Published: 23 Aug 2016

The price of thermal coal has risen to its highest level in more than two years, increasing over 16% since June to reach AU...

Bowen Basin Climate Coal Price Queensland Resources Council Resource Industry Network Thermal

Southern Bowen Basin to open for mining

Story Published: 22 Jul 2016

Block of land in the Bowen Basin will be tendered for coal exploration next year.

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Bowen Basin Mine ordered to pay year in wages to worker

Story Published: 15 Jul 2016

The Federal Court last year found Clermont Coal breached the Fair Work Act when a supervisor considered union duties when...

Bowen Basin Fair Work Miner

8 jobs you can apply for in the region

Story Published: 14 Jul 2016

OPERATOR, accountant and traineeship positions on offer in the region.

Bowen Basin Employment Jobs Mackay Work

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