A group of brave folk kissed their hair goodbye yesterday to raise $12,000 for the World’s Greatest Shave.

The Morrison Government says cautious forecasts about iron ore prices are likely to lead to positive revenue updates, but voters will have to wait for the April 2 Budget to find out if they will benefit.

David Flanagan will transition to Executive Chairman at Battery Minerals as part of a board and management reshuffle at the struggling graphite play.

WA’s environment watchdog has bowed to intense public pressure and will withdraw controversial emissions curbs on major industrial projects.

With global tin supply and prices under pressure from the metal’s emerging shortages, the developers of a major high grade Tasmanian mine project say they will look to prioritise development of the ore body’s higher grade core of mineralisation.

Local businesses are set to benefit from BHP’s latest campaign that will allow them to cash in on vouchers awarded to mining workers.

Altura Mining has sought to draw a line in the sand with the troubled ramp-up of its Pilgangoora lithium project by declaring commercial production.

Controversial new emissions curbs by WA’s environment watchdog will tie up major projects in endless court disputes and imperil developments worth tens of billions of dollars, a legal expert says.

Newcrest Mining has signalled a commitment to its low-grade Telfer gold mine in the East Pilbara by striking a US$63.1 ($90) million exploration farm-in agreement with Greatland Gold in the highly prospective Paterson province.

Archer Exploration has successfully demonstrated the processing of graphite material from its wholly owned Campoona deposit into a spherical graphite product.

BHP rail crews locked down the wrong train ahead of its $300 million runaway ore-car disaster last year, according to a preliminary report into the incident by rail safety investigators.