Fortescue Metals Group has posted record first quarter iron ore shipments from its Pilbara operations but has not been immune from a falling iron ore price.
Mincor has reported a delay in the restart of its Kambalda nickel operations because of a shortage of workers.
An exchange-traded fund tracking cryptocurrency miners and infrastructure providers debuts in Australia on Thursday, the latest in a global flurry of digital-asset products.
The outcome of Westgold Resources’ battle for control of Gascoyne Resources could be decided by a court after the junir miner lost the support of its major shareholder over its opposition to the deal.
New figures showing the strongest annual inflation growth rate in almost six years sent the ASX tumbling but it managed to claw back to finish flat.
Rebecca Le May
The end of production at Rio Tinto’s Argyle diamond mine is expected to trigger a bull run of at least a decade for pink diamonds.
Little Green Pharma has signalled a strong start to fiscal 2022 with revenue of $3.18 million in the latest quarter, of which $1.39m was generated in September alone in a record sales month.
Danielle Le Messurier
After Australia’s initial submission was knocked back earlier this year, the global trade referee will examine China’s anti-dumping tariffs on Aussie wine.
Andrew Forrest has threatened to vote against a takeover of Huon Aquaculture by JBS on Friday unless the South American meat processing giant “declare an unequivocal commitment to animal welfare”.
Rising inflation figures have caused investors to back away from the Australian share market, wary of an earlier rate rise.
Market darling Vulcan Energy Resources has placed its shares in a trading halt ahead of a response to a short sellers report that is highly critical of the company and its zero-carbon lithium project.
Shares in Mineral Resources tumbled on Tuesday after the Chris Ellison-led miner and mining services company revealed it had taken a big hit on pricing for its lower grade iron ore.
A new company run by Perth businesswoman Kim Tran has secured a distribution deal with Australian-listed biopharmaceutical group Starpharma.
Westgold Resources has secured the support of NRW Holdings in its all-scrip takeover battle for control of Gascoyne Resources.
The lender has refocused on medium term, lower paying loans as it seeks to overcome the reputational damaged caused by payday loans.
The ASX ran out of steam following a choppy start, but Crown Resorts surged after the Victorian royal commission gave its flagship Melbourne casino a stay of execution.
Shares in Pilbara Minerals were up 6 per cent after the lithium miner struck a long-awaited deal with South Korea’s Posco over a lithium hydroxide plant.
Crown Resorts shares rocketed after the company kept its Melbourne casino licence while investors were less game on others before Wednesday's inflation data.
Fortescue Metals Group says it would prefer the proposed $1b plant south of Perth did not use gas.
One recommendation from the inquiry’s findings effectively gives the billionaire a little less than three years to sell down his stake — without succumbing to the financial pressure of a fire sale.
Logistics software group WiseTech Global has beefed up its board with the appointment of two new non-executive directors, including iiNet founder Michael Malone.
Elon Musk’s personal fortune jumped by almost $US29 billion to $US281b on the stock jump and news that Hertz has placed an order for 100,000 Teslas.
The announcement of the proposed hydrogen and ammonia plant comes just two weeks after Forrest criticised the WA Government for a lack of commitment to clean energy.
Andrew Forrest, who built up an 18.51 per cent stake in Huon, had called on the Federal Government to stop the takeover, citing JBS’s ‘appalling track record on the treatment of animals’.
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