Peter Ker

Peter Ker

Woodside's big stake in East Timor vote

Peter Ker Damien Kingsbury's observers will not be the only one keenly watching East Timor's election.

Executive hits out at salary excesses

executive pay

Peter Ker BlackRock joins top business leader in calling for an end to excessive executive pay.

Roy Hill strong on local, says Rinehart

Peter Ker Resources MINING magnate Gina Rinehart says her Roy Hill iron ore project is ahead of competitors in terms of local content, despite being criticised for accepting foreign workers under Australia's first...

Rio chairman calls for end to exorbitant salaries

Pay

Peter Ker The culture of exorbitant salaries for corporate executives must end, according to the chairman of Rio Tinto.

Pundits praise Origin LNG sell-down

Gas

Peter Ker Origin Energy has avoided a cost blowout and an equity raising for its APLNG project.

Origin flags further reduction in LNG stake

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Peter Ker Origin shares jump as the company says its stake in the $23b Australia Pacific LNG development could fall as low as 30 per cent.

Warning after Flinders failure

Australian companies have been told to tighten terms of takeover agreements they enter as to not repeat the fate of Flinders Mines.

Peter Ker Australian companies have been told to tighten the terms of takeover agreements they enter into.

Allied offer at a 90pc premium

Plans for the $556 million merger by scheme of arrangement were launched in a bid to create a mid-tier gold producer worth close to $1 billion.

Peter Ker Goldminer St Barbara blames a slump in the Allied share price for the 90 per cent premium.

Chanos no happier with Forrest

The sweet alpine air was not enough to improve Jim Chanos' view of mining magnate Andrew Forrest.

Peter Ker The sweet alpine air at Vail was not enough to improve Jim Chanos' view of mining magnate Andrew Forrest this past week.

St Barbara joins Allied as gold sector consolidates

Peter Ker Consolidation in the gold sector continues apace, with St Barbara seeking to join forces with ASX listed Allied Gold.

Investors lose faith in Santos LNG reshuffle

Investors have wiped half a billion dollars off the market value of Santos after changes in the spending schedule fuelled market fears on two aspects of the projects.

Peter Ker Investors have wiped half a billion dollars off the market value of Santos after changes in the spending schedule.

Santos denies cost blow-out

gas

Peter Ker Santos insists spending on its flagship gas project near Gladstone has not blown-out, despite revelations that an extra $2.5 billion will be spent on the project before 2015.

Unity Mining joins the junior gold rush to buy

Exploration has added years to the expected life of the Henty mine.

Peter Ker The small end of the gold sector has lately been bucking the sluggish trend in mergers and acquisitions, and that activity is set to continue if Andrew McIlwain gets his way.

Brockman boss keeps his eyes on the prize

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Peter Ker Mining veteran Russell Tipper has been charged with reviving the Marillana iron ore deposit.

Rinehart feud behind delay at Roy Hill

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Peter Ker Hancock gives clearest indication yet it may struggle to meet its goal for Pilbara project.

Forrest building his stake

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Peter Ker Mining magnate believed to be behind a grab for Fortescue shares that stunned the market.

Twiggy seen as mystery buyer in Fortescue

Peter Ker Mining magnate Andrew Forrest may be poised to increase his stake in Fortescue, if speculation about a late afternoon grab for shares in the iron miner is correct.

Mantle poised to move into La Trobe valley

Peter Ker Mantle Mining, the company that sought to develop controversial coal projects near Victoria's Otway forest and the town of Bacchus Marsh, is poised to win new exploration ground in the state's east.

Japan's U-turn points to a new, clear future for uranium sector

After 15 months in the wilderness, a new dawn emerged for the uranium sector in the land of the rising sun.

Peter Ker After 15 months, a new dawn emerged for the uranium sector in the land of the rising sun.

Sundance fights air crash lawsuit

Sundance Resources has vowed to defend a pair of lawsuits lodged by family members of the directors who were killed in an African plane crash.

Peter Ker Sundance Resources has vowed to defend a pair of 'bitterly disappointing' lawsuits lodged by family members of the directors who were killed in an African plane crash.