Tagged: Western Australia

Fortescue loses court bid

“Fortescue is a strong proponent of third-party access to infrastructure and is the only company to have provided junior miners access to its Pilbara rail and port infrastructure, having shipped more than 12 million...

Palmer pulls pin on Chinese mine

CLIVE Palmer’s Mineralogy has moved to terminate CITIC Pacific’s rights to mine his iron ore in Western Australia, casting doubt over an $8 billion project. Read more here: Telegraph     

Markets Live: Sea of red

Among other big yield plays, Telstra has dropped 6. 6 per cent since late August, Wesfarmers has lost 6. 4 per cent since then, while Woolies has plunged 9. 8 per cent since its...

Why university fee deregulation will leave us worse off

By Callam Pickering It’s unclear whether the other major universities will follow suit, but based purely on demand and supply I would expect degrees at the likes of University of Sydney, Australian National University...

WA rating upgrade in two years 'unlikely': S&P

By AAP On Thursday, S&P said the state's outlook remained stable, reflecting the expectation that the state would continue to achieve operating surpluses, although net deficits would persist due to a big capital works...

Number of properties for sale falling: RP

By AAP Just over 37,000 new properties were advertised for sale across the country, excluding Western Australia, in the four weeks to September 21, down by 1. 2 per cent on a year ago....

need2know: Global markets retreat

Scott Schuberg, CEO at Rivkin Securities notes, that for those who are pointing to Africa as a boom continent, the production of commodities in Africa - due greatly to the lack of scale in operations...

Hiring intentions hit 18-month high

By AAP It's across a range of sectors," he said. "We're really starting to see strengthening diversity within the industry sector mix within our larger states, which is good. "The oil, gas and resources...

Coles free to buy IGA stores in WA after ACCC tick

By Hayley Roman The ACCC has previously said it understood the Busselton store stocked a variety of local products from regional areas, such as milk and cheese products, which were not available at Coles...