WA miners have been urged to exercise caution as factors driving the gold price may only be short-lived, according to economic experts.
Gold output in WA was almost 3 per cent higher last year as miners responded to weaker prices by treating higher grade ore.
St Barbara’s bid to cut the gender pay gap has earned the gold miner a major gong at the Chamber of Minerals and Energy’s annual Women in Resources awards.
AngloGold Ashanti and Independence Group last week celebrated the official opening of the remote Tropicana mine, 330km east-north-east of Kalgoorlie-Boulder.
An influx of children signing up for swimming classes has left Kalgoorlie-Boulder in need of additional teachers.
Search for baby carrier inspires mum to start home-based business.
Kalgoorlie-Boulder officials have welcomed the prospect of Federal Government funded incentives encouraging jobseekers to relocate to regional areas to take up work.
National furniture retailer The Furniture Spot will close its Kalgoorlie-Boulder store on March 22 due to falling returns.
Beleaguered airline Qantas has announced an additional eight flights for Kalgoorlie-Boulder to meet demand for the Diggers and Dealers Mining Forum in August.
Small business pushes into Goldfields minesite safety industry.
A chain of iron ore-rich hills in remote bushland in the Northern Goldfields shapes as the most likely pathway to realising the untapped potential of the emerging Yilgarn province.
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