Monthly Archives: January 2012

World Coal News

Aussie miner’s licence revoked following violent protests

The Indonesian Government has revoked the exploration licence of the partner of Arc Exploration following violent protests by locals that have left two people dead.

CME pushing for change in WA mining approvals

The Chamber of Minerals and Energy WA is lobbying the WA Government to change its handling of environmental approvals for the mining industry.

Mining machinery imports dropping

Australia’s mining machinery imports have experienced their biggest fall since the global financial crisis, according to one of the nation’s largest freight carriers.