Posted on 3/15/2019
The EPA announcement made yesterday to withdraw revised assessment guidelines on greenhouse gas emissions until there has been further consultation with industry and stakeholders has been welcomed by the Association of Mining and Exploration Companie
Posted on 3/8/2019
The Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC) supports comments by the Premier of Western Australia, Hon. Mark McGowan MLA, explicitly rejecting the recommendations of the EPA around the proposed emissions guidelines.
Posted on 3/7/2019
The Geoscience Australia’s report, Critical Minerals in Australia: A Review of Opportunities and Research Needs launched today by Senator the Hon Matt Canavan, Minister for Resources and Northern Australia has been praised by the Association of Minin
Posted on 3/6/2019
The Discussion Paper for new Aboriginal Heritage legislation launched today by WA Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Hon Ben Wyatt MLA, has been acknowledged by the Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC) as a ‘positive step forward’ for
Posted on 3/5/2019
The Australian Bureau of Statistics published the Mineral and Petroleum December 2018 Quarterly Statistics yesterday, with total Australian mineral exploration expenditure falling 0.3% (-$1.6m) to $582.8m for the December 2018 quarter.
Posted on 2/28/2019
Western Australia, the Northern Territory, New South Wales and Victoria all rose in mineral investment attractiveness according to the Fraser Institute’s Annual Survey of Mining Companies for 2018 published today.
Posted on 2/28/2019
Today, the South Australian Government has published the Review of the South Australian Government’s International and Interstate Engagement Bodies and Functions undertaken by former New Zealand Trade Minister Hon Steven Joyce.
Mining is highlight
Posted on 2/22/2019
The announcement made today for the opening of Round 19 of the Exploration Incentive Scheme's (EIS) Co-funded Exploration Drilling Program by Mines and Petroleum Minister Hon Bill Johnston, has been welcomed by AMEC.
Posted on 2/20/2019
Today the Premier, Hon Mark McGowan MLA, announced that the WA Government would pursue a 20 percent increase in the State’s conservation estate, securing an additional 5 million hectares over 5 years. The plans overlap with existing exploration and m
Posted on 2/14/2019
The Federal Government announcement of a National Resources Statement has been welcomed by the Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC). The statement outlines how the government will attract investment, develop new resources and market