Mead, the world’s oldest known booze, is making a modern comeback.
Peter Ker The gold sector is primed for another round of mergers and acquisitions after big miners put three local mines up for sale.
Peter Ker Copper miner PanAust has cut its dividend for the first time in three years after reporting a weaker than expected $US178.1 million full year loss.
Angela Macdonald-Smith and Peter Ker Queensland's liquefied natural gas producers have dismissed an analysis they will run short of gas for their $75 billion of projects in Gladstone.
Peter Ker The oil major says it is well placed to seize on the damage caused by the oil price slump
Peter Ker Evolution Mining says Newcrest's Telfer Mine would be better owned by a bigger company.
Peter Ker Fortescue has made a $331 million profit in the December half despite the iron ore price slide.
Peter Ker Energy Resources of Australia is contemplating mining near Kakadu beyond the legal limit in 2021.
No improvement in sight for coal and iron ore miners, Anglo American chief executive Mark Cutifani warns
Peter Ker Anglo American has reported an impairment on the Drayton coal extension, after posting its third consecutive statutory loss.
Peter Ker Currency markets are proving a double-edged sword for ASX-listed gold miner Perseus.
Peter Ker The iron ore miner has two more years of rail haulage contracts for the Australian mines it is preparing to close.
Peter Ker The biggest mill at BHP's Olympic Dam mine will be out of service for six months.
Peter Ker Analysts believe the sale of a stake in the mine is more likely than a sale of the entire asset.
Peter Ker Rio Tinto has posted its equal-lowest underlying profit in five years, but has kept its promise to "materially increase" shareholder returns.
Peter Ker Rio Tinto is expected to provide a big boost to shareholder returns when it announces its full year results at 5pm today
Peter Ker Prominent Australian businessman Mike Fitzpatrick is set to stand down from the board of Rio Tinto, continuing a period of rapid change at the highest ranks of the mining company.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton could yet influence the viability of OZ Minerals' Carrapateena Project
Peter Ker OZ Minerals has bounced back from last year's loss to post a $48.5 million profit, but won't pay dividends amid a review of its strategy.
Peter Ker Debt loads and weak commodity prices prompt S&P to caution Rio on dividend bonanza
Peter Ker Mining in the Ebola zone has meant survival is more important than project deadlines.
Peter Ker Rio Tinto says the era of cost-cutting in the mining industry cannot continue forever.