Gina Rinehart has lost her crown as Australia's richest person due to a bitter court battle with her two eldest children and plunging iron ore prices.
A reinvigorated and low-cost Nickel West will be the heart of WA’s nickel industry for decades to come, according to asset president Eddie Haegel, as BHP Billiton flags new investment in the ageing operations aimed at extending its life until at least 2032.
Non-resource sectors are still failing to fill the gap left by big falls in mining investment.
Steelmaking giant Ansteel has ended months of uncertainty over the future of the loss-making Karara magnetite operation, backing a new $US200 million ($278 million) lifeline to the struggling exporter.
Galaxy Resources looks set to be making a bid for General Mining, its joint venture partner in the Mt Cattlin spodumene project.
German salt giant K+S has unveiled plans for a $350 million operation near Onslow to supply Asian markets with 3.5 million tonnes annually of the commodity.
The Great Beer SpecTAPular event hits NZ this winter.
Wrap your hands around a hearty steak sandwich.
Thirty-one per cent of surveyed staff were operating frequently in a state of worry and assessed their work environment as intense
Perth's biggest winter festival is coming.