Strike Resources has received the go-ahead for its Paulsens East iron ore mine in Western Australia, as the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) approved the project management plan (PMP).
Spot gold prices have risen to a high of $US1759.70 ($2298.06) per ounce on Thursday, reaching its highest point in over a month.
Image Resources has snagged a mining lease for its Atlas mineral sands project in Western Australia as the life of its Boonanarring project edges closer to ending.
Western Australia has achieved record sales and employment in its mineral and petroleum industry in 2020 despite the hard border impacts brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Western Australia plans to streamline its mine approvals process and prevent any overlaps following a review of administrative agreements in the state.
Westgold Resources intends to return to regular mining activities at its Big Bell underground gold mine in Western Australia following an accident earlier this week.
The mining sector is an economic behemoth for Australia, but the industry must be prepared for a number of emerging risks.
Western Australia is set to streamline administrative procedures to encourage more individuals and businesses to use government online services during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Exploration companies in Western Australia can apply for an expenditure exemption from the state government if they are unable to meet the tenement’s expenditure requirements.
The Western Australian Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) plans to halve processing timeframes for exploration applications.
The Western Australian Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) has released over 880 mineral exploration reports from 1985 to 2001.
Kalium Lakes has significantly advanced its Beyondie SOP project by gaining environmental approval from Western Australia’s Minister for Environment Stephen Dawson.
Kalium Lakes has been granted all required approvals for its Beyondie sulphate of potash project (BSOPP) in the eastern Pilbara region of Western Australia.
A large sinkhole 13 metres in depth has trapped two mining vehicles at an open pit mine in Western Australia.
Gibb River Diamonds has received approval from the Western Australian Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) for its Blina diamond project.
Sheffield Resources has received a mining lease for the Thunderbird mineral sands project in the Kimberley region of Western Australia.
Kalium Lakes has received approval for its proposal and mining closure plan relating to its WA-based Beyondie Sulphate of Potash project from the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety.
Sheffield Resources has won the national native title tribunal (NNTT) ruling that enables it to secure a mining lease for its Thunderbird mineral sands project in the Kimberley region of Western Australia.
The Western Australian Government has released its fourth quarter approvals performance report, showing a 40 per cent boost in project applications through 2017.