The laptop's days as the flyer's weapon of choice look just about over.
Peter Ker Life can be bumpy when your finances ride on the camel's back, but some Australian expertise is making things easier for the nomadic herders of the South Gobi Desert.
Peter Ker Australia's biggest iron ore exporter expects demand for steel in China to be dampened for several years, in comments that are bearish for iron ore prices in the short-term.
Peter Ker The second-largest shareholder in Kakadu uranium miner ERA has lifted his stake in the company amid a 70 per cent collapse in the stock price
Peter Ker Former Rio Tinto chief executive Tom Albanese says Australia will remain part of the plan for his soon to be expanded company, Vedanta Resources, as it embarks on an $US11 billion merger with Cairn...
Peter Ker Commodity trader Noble Group has feasted on share buybacks in a bid to recover market confidence that was shredded by the anonymous Iceberg attacks.
Peter Ker Oil and gas major BP urges the Government to raise and broaden the GST and cut inefficient levies like stamp duty on houses and cars.
Peter Ker Former Rio Tinto chief Tom Albanese is in the midst of an $11 billion resources merger, but claims the new company will match BHP are wildly optimistic.
Peter Ker The uranium miner operating beside Kakadu may have zero chance of resuming mining at the site, according to UBS, and that's bad news for ERA shareholders.
Peter Ker A rare public auction of an Argyle pink diamond is set to give alternative investors some much-needed price transparency
Peter Ker Energy Resources of Australia is keen to continue working at Ranger, despite traditional landowners and its major shareholder Rio Tinto calling time on the controversial mine
Peter Ker BHP has been told it cannot have workforces that are 100 per cent fly-in, fly-out, while companies running FIFO operations may soon enjoy a tax windfall.
Peter Ker The diversified miner says divestment strategies will harm efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Angela Macdonald-Smith, Peter Ker and Simon Evans Coal and gas producers insisted they still have a future under an agreement by the world's biggest economies to "decarbonise" the global economy by 2100.
Peter Ker Newcrest Mining's fractious relationship with local communities on the Lihir Islands has flared again.
Peter Ker ASX newcomer and BHP spin-off South32's stake in Anglo American joint venture Samancor is under review.
Peter Ker Newcrest Mining says it has not given up looking for a buyer for its Telfer gold mine in Western Australia
Peter Ker Fortescue shares rose sharply on the back of reports it had discussed a recapitalisation with Chinese steel giants Baosteel and Citic
Peter Ker Former energy minister Theo Theophanous is working as a political advisor to an oil and gas company that wants onshore gas drilling allowed in Victoria.
Peter Ker Chinese steel giant Baosteel may find Fortescue Metals Group an attractive alternative to its increasingly marginal West Pilbara project
Peter Ker Base Metals miner Independence has paid $1.8 billion for the nickel assets of Sirius Resources