Local Business News

Tue 17 Sep 2019

'Gut feel' contractors won't be paid: mine administrator

premium_icon 'Gut feel' contractors won't be paid: mine administrator

Well-known Monto business owed a shocking amount as administrator reveals Goondicum ilmenite mine was losing $1.5 million per month.

Push for law to jail bosses over worker deaths

premium_icon Push for law to jail bosses over worker deaths

Polling has revealed to just what extent Queenslanders want tougher industrial manslaughter legislation.

Landmark decision in fishers verse Gladstone Ports Corp

premium_icon Landmark decision in fishers verse Gladstone Ports Corp

Rockhampton-based Supreme Court Justice Graeme Crow has handed down a landmark decision that has set a precedent for Queensland class actions.

New mine promising 1000 jobs

premium_icon New mine promising 1000 jobs

A new Queensland coal mine tipped to create almost 1000 jobs will be officially opened today, and Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk couldn’t be happier.

$74b resources boom to bring 80,000 jobs

premium_icon $74b resources boom to bring 80,000 jobs

A $74 billion mini resources boom will generate 80,000 Queensland jobs if it’s handled correctly, a new report reveals.

Mon 16 Sep 2019

Mine debt revealed as employees wait on final pay

premium_icon Mine debt revealed as employees wait on final pay

Board was 'well advised', administrator of troubled mine says.

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