The Commonwealth Cocktail has 71 ingredients - one per country at the Games.
Peter Ker The foreign consortium seeking to take over Arrium believes it can turn the politically sensitive Whyalla steel mill into an 'internationally competitive' operation.
Peter Ker Speculation that a potash project in Canada has leapt ahead of major Australian projects in BHP's order of preference have been reinforced by new documents released today.
Peter Ker Posco joins a consortium trying to take over Arrium - the Australian steel maker once known as OneSteel.
Peter Ker The recent wave of stimulus spending in the US looks set to help Unity Mining in its pursuit of fellow Australian goldminer Cortona Resources.
Peter Ker Unity Mining boss Andrew McIlwain keeps his promise of movement by Christmas as gold play mergers with Cortona Resources.
Peter Ker Australia's iron ore miners should not expect Chinese stimulus to revive their once high-flying sector, with a senior Chinese official saying that recent promises to spend $150 billion on...
Peter Ker Terry Burgess dusted off his wallet as soon as the Olympic Dam project was mothballed.
Clancy Yeates and Peter Ker The Reserve Bank has hosed down claims that Australia's resource boom is over.
Peter Ker A dramatic slump in benchmark iron ore prices has seen the bulk commodity slip below $US100 per tonne today, and experts believe it could continue falling below $US80 per tonne before it starts...
Peter Ker FMG defies the cautious attitude of BHP saying iron ore expansions look 'very, very attractive'.
Peter Ker, Paddy Manning BHP Billiton head Marius Kloppers has told European investors that Australia's carbon and mining taxes have helped to render the nation's coal industry unworthy of further investment at this time.
Peter Ker and Paddy Manning Marius Kloppers tells European investors that Australia's carbon and mining taxes have helped to render the nation's coal industry unworthy of further investment.
Peter Ker Divisions such as petroleum and copper set to benefit from BHP Billiton's fading love with iron ore.
Peter Ker FORTESCUE Metals Group has defied the cautious attitude of its Port Hedland neighbour BHP Billiton and says iron ore expansions look ''very, very attractive''.
Peter Ker Fortescue Metals Group boss Nev Power rejects suggestions the mining boom is over.
Peter Ker Fortescue Metal shares advance after the company raised its net profit by 53% even as iron ore prices slumped.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton's decision to mothball more than $US60b in expansion projects is likely to cause further investor action.
Peter Ker and Clancy Yeates Australia's biggest resources companies have revealed that more than $50 billion worth of expansion projects have been mothballed.
Peter Ker Major shareholders in BHP Billiton appear to have won their long battle to win a greater slice of profits, with returns to shareholders rising 11 per cent in the same year the company's profit...
Peter Ker, Clancy Yeates AUSTRALIA'S biggest resources companies have revealed that more than $50 billion worth of expansion projects will not go ahead as planned, in the latest sign that the peak of Australia's resources...