WA lifts gold royalties

WESTERN Australia gold producers are set to pay around A$20 an ounce more in royalties to “help with the difficult task of repairing the state’s finances”.

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In releasing the state budget this afternoon, the government announced that it would introduce “a tiered royalty” rate for gold producers from January 1 next year.