Monthly Archives: May 2012

World Coal News

Miner spending $20k a year on training

NSW-focused NuCoal says it’s spending $20,000 per year for three years to train one junior and one adult apprentice.

Striking BMA employees return to work

Thousands of striking workers on BMA’s Queensland coal mines are set to return to work but the CFMEU says new negotiations are likely to fail.

Mining's benefits "undeniable": Productivity Commission

The Productivity Commission says Australia is not sufferring ‘dutch disease’ and the benefits of the mining industry outweigh the negative impacts on other sectors.