Monthly Archives: November 2012

World Coal News

Qantas axe CFMEU’s mining ads

Qantas has removed a series of the Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union mining adverts from their domestic in flight entertainment schedule saying they do not run “political” ads.

BHP defends shareholder dividends

Following BHP Billiton’s AGM on Tuesday that company has been forced to defend the size of its dividends and other cash returns in the face of angry shareholders.

WA mining still strong: Government

The WA Department of Mines and Petroleum says new statistics show the mining boom is still in full swing, and WA is generating billions in sales from the sector.