Geoff Egan

Geoff Egan
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Published a story 6:25pm Oct 22nd

REPORTS a free trade agreement between China and Australia will remove coal import tariffs has industry support but has been dubbed a 'clever ploy' by unions.

China coal tariffs removed under free trade agreement

23 Oct 2014

REPORTS a free trade agreement between China and Australia will remove coal import tariffs has industry support but has been dubbed a 'clever ploy' by unions.

Published a story 5:35pm Oct 22nd

THE chief of BHP Biliton flags more cost cutting despite announcing it mined a record amount of coal from central Queensland in the September quarter.

After record quarter, BHP to focus on cutting costs

23 Oct 2014

THE chief of BHP Biliton flags more cost cutting despite announcing it mined a record amount of coal from central Queensland in the September quarter.

Published a story 2:13pm Oct 22nd

QUEENSLAND Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney says the LNP will not alter existing FIFO arrangements but doesn't expect a new 100% FIFO mine would be approved.

LNP does not expect more 100% FIFO mines

23 Oct 2014

QUEENSLAND Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney says the LNP will not alter existing FIFO arrangements but doesn't expect a new 100% FIFO mine would be approved.

Published a story 7:50pm Oct 21st

BHP is concerned a “price premium” on Aurizon’s central Queensland rail network will hurt their cost competitiveness.

BHP says rail charges are hurting coal miners

22 Oct 2014

BHP is concerned a “price premium” on Aurizon’s central Queensland rail network will hurt their cost competitiveness.

Published a story 5:39pm Oct 21st

QUEENSLAND'S Auditor-General finds costs for the Sunshine Coast University Hospital blew out to almost double the original quote and took longer than expected.

Report card on hospital delivery reads late and expensive

22 Oct 2014

QUEENSLAND'S Auditor-General finds costs for the Sunshine Coast University Hospital blew out to almost double the original quote and took longer than expected.

Published a story 4:41pm Oct 21st

QUEENSLAND Labor has promised 100% fly-in, fly-out policies at mines near regional towns would be reviewed and no more approved if they are elected.

Qld Labor announces anti 100% FIFO policy

22 Oct 2014

QUEENSLAND Labor has promised 100% fly-in, fly-out policies at mines near regional towns would be reviewed and no more approved if they are elected.

Published a story 6:20am Oct 20th

CUTTING jobs in Central Queensland mines is not the answer to making them more profitable one mining expert says.

Cutting mining jobs not the answer to downturn

20 Oct 2014

CUTTING jobs in Central Queensland mines is not the answer to making them more profitable one mining expert says.

Published a story 6:02pm Oct 17th

NORTHERN Rivers carers struggle to make ends meet with less than half in paid employment as they labour to look after loved ones, a Carers NSW survey reveals.

New study reveals carers' day-to-day struggle for survival

18 Oct 2014

NORTHERN Rivers carers struggle to make ends meet with less than half in paid employment as they labour to look after loved ones, a Carers NSW survey reveals.

Published a story 5:03pm Oct 17th

A HIGH threat of insider attack was reported just two hours before Lance Corporal Sejepan Milosevic, Sapper James Martin and Prive Robert Poate were murdered.

Insider attack threat 'high' before soldiers murdered

18 Oct 2014

A HIGH threat of insider attack was reported just two hours before Lance Corporal Sejepan Milosevic, Sapper James Martin and Prive Robert Poate were murdered.

Published a story 4:49pm Oct 17th

A DISPUTE between two parliamentary ethics committee members has seen the Crime and Misconduct Commission investigate one and the other apologise to parliament.

Miller asked to apologise for sacking comment

18 Oct 2014

A DISPUTE between two parliamentary ethics committee members has seen the Crime and Misconduct Commission investigate one and the other apologise to parliament.

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