Tag: mining tax

Mining & Resources

Industry leaders out in force to oppose mining tax

Three heavyweights from Australia's mining sector recently joined forces to oppose a new tax - one that is apparently detrimental¬†to the industry and its companies - from coming into effect. The Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Business Council of Australia and the Minerals Council of Australia issued a joint statement on March 18,…

26 Mar 2014, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

New Australian prime minister promises a better mining sector

The votes are in, and Liberal National coalition leader Tony Abbott has secured his place as the next prime minister of Australia. Now, if the prime minister-elect can make good on his promises, it appears the Australian mining sector may get back on track after its recent slump. Mr Abbott says with the right policies,…

11 Sep 2013, by Informa Insights