Peter Ker ATLAS IRON has bucked the inflationary trend in Western Australia by meeting its cost targets on the way to a maiden profit of $169 million.
Peter Ker Atlas Iron bucks inflationary trend in WA by meeting its cost targets on the way to a $169 million maiden profit.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton flags plans to increase its exposure to shale gas, saying the arrival of big companies will improve the sector's environmental credentials.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton is betting its rivals in the resource sector will fail to deliver on their growth promises, reinforcing the diversified miner's position of strength at the top of the corporate tree.
Peter Ker Cancelled orders from BlueScope Steel are unlikely to take the shine off BHP Billiton's annual results today.
Peter Ker Bluescope Steel executives expect to return their company to profitability quickly after posting a $118 million underlying loss for the year to June.
Peter Ker AUSTRALIA'S struggling steel sector is turning towards iron ore for salvation, with the nation's two biggest steelmakers both looking to increase their exposure to the commodity that was once little...
Peter Ker BLUESCOPE STEEL executives have vowed to return their company to profitability quickly after posting an underlying loss of $118 million for the year to June 30.
Peter Ker It used to be a means of production, now it's an investment in itself.
Peter Ker BlueScope Steel considered shutting down its entire manufacturing operations before opting for today's rationalisation plan that will axe more than 1000 jobs.
Peter Ker Pressure to bolster the Australian steel sector through local content rules is likely to mount today when BlueScope Steel reports what are expected to be dire full-year results.
Peter Ker CHINA'S efforts to tackle inflation are dampening demand for one of Australia's most crucial export commodities, the country's third-biggest iron ore producer says.
Jared Lynch, Eric Johnston, Peter Ker MORE than $36 billion has been wiped off the Australian sharemarket, blasting a week's worth of gains, as more doubts emerged about a recovery in the US economy.
Peter Ker Efforts to tackle inflation are hurting one of Australia's most crucial export commodities.
Peter Ker ONE of Australia's top energy chiefs has conceded there remains significant uncertainty around the emissions profile of coal seam gas, as controversy continues to plague the fledgling industry.
Peter Ker One of Australia's top energy chiefs has conceded that there is still significant uncertainty about emissions from coal seam gas, as controversy continues to plague the fledgling industry.
Peter Ker COKING coal prices are receding in line with the floodwaters, but optimism continues to bound ahead in the resources division of the Perth conglomerate Wesfarmers.
Brian Robins, Peter Ker Transfield Services has cut the value of its investment in one of the country's largest emitters of greenhouse gases.
Peter Ker THE new Woodside Petroleum boss, Peter Coleman, will make a diplomatic mission to East Timor in a bid to revive hopes of building a major gas project in the waters between the tiny nation and...
Brian Robins, Peter Ker THE first of the latest round of write-downs of power industry assets has emerged ahead of the introduction of a carbon tax, with Transfield Services cutting the value of its investment in one of the...