Rio gets EIS grant for Paterson drilling

Rio gets EIS grant for Paterson drilling

Rio Tinto is among the recipients of a WA government drilling grant in the latest round of the EIS

Discovery

22 MAY 2019
EIS applications soar

EIS applications soar

Just one grant for exploration in the hot Paterson Province

Discovery

30 NOVEMBER 2018
Miners breathe sigh of relief in WA budget

Miners breathe sigh of relief in WA budget

No change to resources royalty rates in Western Australia under today's state budget

Politics

10 MAY 2018
Capricorn growing Bibra potential

Capricorn growing Bibra potential

Deep hole drilled at Capricorn Metals' 1.3Moz Bibra gold deposit doubles potential size

Discovery

19 APRIL 2018
WA EIS on the chopping block

WA EIS on the chopping block

AMEC says EIS likely to be axed after talks with WA govt

Politics

05 APRIL 2018
Concerns over Australia's mining investment standing

Concerns over Australia's mining investment standing

Bill Johnston defends Fraser Institute ranking amid criticism

Resource definition

23 FEBRUARY 2018
WA hands out more grants

WA hands out more grants

Another 44 projects will share in up to A$4.83 million in grants as part of WA's EIS

Discovery

06 DECEMBER 2017
Johnston sings EIS praises

Johnston sings EIS praises

Just days after he warned the EIS was under threat, WA Resources Minister Bill Johnston sung its praises...

Politics

23 OCTOBER 2017
WA EIS future unclear

WA EIS future unclear

Minister can't guarantee exploration funding after gold royalty axed

Discovery

17 OCTOBER 2017
Gold, copper lead fresh EIS grants

Gold, copper lead fresh EIS grants

WA govt awards round 15 EIS grants

Resource definition

29 AUGUST 2017
WA govt commits to EIS

WA govt commits to EIS

WA government will continue to fund the A$10 million a year EIS

Politics

24 AUGUST 2017
Fresh EIS grants awarded

Fresh EIS grants awarded

42 WA projects to share in $A4.75M in co-funded drilling grants

Resource definition

01 DECEMBER 2016