The laptop's days as the flyer's weapon of choice look just about over.
Peter Ker Rio Tinto says the era of cost-cutting in the mining industry cannot continue forever.
Australia 'manipulating' currency to save iron ore miners, says Cliff's American chief executive Lourenco Goncalves
Peter Ker American miner Cliffs says Australian iron ore miners are so desperate for cash that ''even the kangaroos are for sale''.
Peter Ker Royalty investor Anglo Pacific has taken a royalty on revenues from Whitehaven Coal's Narrabri mine
Angela Macdonald-Smith and Peter Ker Santos is in no immediate danger of a further cut to its credit rating despite last month's downgrading of crude oil prices, Standard & Poor's has declared.
Peter Ker US miner Cliffs says Australian iron ore miners are so desperate for cash that ''even the kangaroos are for sale".
Peter Ker The iron ore miner is rapidly cutting costs in a bid to remain profitable.
Peter Ker Fortescue Metals Group has beaten analyst expectations for iron ore exports and believes it will escape asset writedowns at its half year financial results next month.
Peter Ker A 24 per cent slide in copper prices over the past year could result in more miners reporting asset writedowns next week.
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Peter Ker The South Australian Government will also look for ways to help bring infrastructure support to OZ's Carrapateena project.
Peter Ker More iron ore mines will shut before the end of 2015, according to the analysts at Citi.
Peter Ker Rising demand for Australian bauxite has not tempted Alcoa of Australia to join the export rush.
Peter Ker High-cost mines are starting to close as the iron ore price slump persists.
Peter Ker The muck is starting to hit the fan in Australia’s iron ore industry, where companies reported more than $3billion in asset writedowns this week, along with the probable loss of more than 500 jobs.
BHP Billiton will scale back its US shale oil and gas operations and report multimillion-dollar impairments
Peter Ker The Australian miner looks set to trim capital spending even further in the wake of sliding prices for oil, iron ore, coal and copper.
Peter Ker Melbourne-based licorice and ice-cream cone maker Betta Foods has gone into administration.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton has responded to the oil price slump by scaling back operations in its US shale division, and flagged the prospect that the petroleum division could wear impairments of up to $US250...
Peter Ker Citic Limited warns that falling iron ore prices will force multibillion dollar impairments on its Australian assets.
Peter Ker The nickel aspirant has struck gold in Western Australia.
Peter Ker Rio Tinto production results show the miner exceeded expectations for iron ore production and sales.