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Minerals council welcomes SA exploration commitment

The Minerals Council of Australia has welcomed the South Australian Government’s 2019-20 Budget announcement to invest $10 million in promoting exploration and innovative technologies to accelerate...

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$30m for WA Exploration Incentive Scheme

The WA Government has allocated $10 million a year for the next three years to the Exploration Incentive Scheme. The EIS will be funded through the Royalties for Regions initiative from 2017/18...

Budget 2016: ‘A blueprint for growth’

The following is a statement from Minerals Council of Australia Chief Executive Brendan Pearson regarding the Federal Budget.    The 2016 Federal Budget is a strong pro-growth budget. It...

Mineral exploration South Australia

$100m boost for Geoscience Australia

The Budget has delivered a boost to the resources industry with $100 million provided to Geoscience Australia for mapping mineral, energy and groundwater potential in the country. The $100m Exploring...

Queensland Budget “overlooks” resources industry

The Palaszczuk Government released the state budget today, announcing a $29.7 million  investment in 2015-16 to support drought-affected landholders, protect water resources and underpin the...

Mining Tax Only Generated $600,000 Last Quarter

Joe Hockey is claiming that the government only received $600,000 from the Minerals Resource Rent Tax for the June 2014 quarter. A statement from the Federal Treasurer’s office says...