Mining giants pour money into WA legacy projects

The Western Australian Government has launched a state-first Resources Community Investment Initiative (RCII), which will facilitate investment in iconic state infrastructure projects as well as community and social initiatives.
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Traditional Owners

Mining sector can work with new heritage bill: CME

The Western Australian Government has introduced a bill to Parliament which focuses on agreement making with Traditional Owners to ensure Aboriginal people can negotiate outcomes for projects and opportunities on their lands, including mine proposals and developments.
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WA resources sector adds $83bn to economy

Western Australia’s mining and resources industries contributed more than $83 billion to Australia’s economy in 2019-20 and directly provided more than 94,000 full-time jobs, according to analysis of a Chamber of Minerals and Energy Western Australia (CME) survey. 
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WA slowly converting FIFO workers

Western Australia’s push to permanently welcome fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) workers has started strong, as the state’s net interstate migration rate turned positive for the first time since 2013.  
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