Matt Canavan says mining employs Indigenous people at a greater rate than any other industry. Is he correct?
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Josh Frydenberg reckons Rio Tinto just needs an Aussie in charge. But there’s no reason to think Australians have a premium on good corporate governance.
China's next step in dispensing of its over-reliance on Australia is a massive Simandou iron ore deposit in West Africa, courtesy of Rio Tinto.
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Rio Tinto could do worse than relocating its global headquarters to Australia if it wants to repair its rocky image.
Good morning, early birds. In the wake of the Victorian branch stacking scandal, Labor's national executive is reportedly considering an audit of the entire state membership, and The Australian reports that multiple background Liberal National Party figures are on the payroll of Clive Palmer. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Good morning, early birds. BHP is preparing to destroy between 40 and 86 historic Aboriginal sites, and the OECD forecasts that Australia will effectively lead the developed world out of the global recession. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
Good morning, early birds. The National Tertiary Education Union has largely abandoned its proposed National Jobs Protection Framework, and Scott Morrison will reportedly bring ACTU secretary Sally McManus on board a group of business representatives to discuss workplace relations reform. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.