Lihir cuts 200 Victorian jobs

LIHIR Gold is scaling back its Ballarat gold mine in Victoria with some 200 jobs to go from the operation after mining proved difficult.

Lihir cuts 200 Victorian jobs Lihir cuts 200 Victorian jobs Lihir cuts 200 Victorian jobs Lihir cuts 200 Victorian jobs Lihir cuts 200 Victorian jobs

The cuts will see Lihir reduce its workforce by some 40%, with the bulk of the job losses involving contractors as the company reduces production and scales back processing.

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