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Collaborative approach identifies top priorities for minerals exploration

The Queensland minerals exploration sector is set to strengthen its research and development capability through shared priorities developed by the Queensland Government Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy, the Queensland Exploration Council (QEC), University [...]

Guidelines and application process for new critical resources sector employees border restrictions

Please find below updated information from the Department of Natural Resources Mines and Energy (DNRME) containing links to information required for application processes for critical sector employees. From midnight, Saturday 4 April 2020, there are increased [...]

BDO Technical Update: Legislation with COVID-19 JobKeeper wage subsidy payments scheme passed

On 8 April 2020, legislation was introduced into and passed both Houses of Australian Federal Parliament, containing measures to implement the Government’s ‘JobKeeper payments’ wage subsidy scheme in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), which is [...]

COVID-19 Assistance Programs – at a glance

kpmg INSIGHTS: Funding and cash flow programs available to assist private, mid-market and family businesses affected by the economic impacts of COVID-19. Key takeaways: Federal and state governments have released a number of funding and [...]

New economy mineral focus

A new funding round has opened under Queensland’s Collaborative Exploration Initiative, targeting projects in North and North West Queensland. This round encourages the exploration of new economy minerals including cobalt, gallium, germanium, graphite, indium, lithium, manganese, molybdenum, [...]

New investment will further open North West Minerals Province

(Media Release) The hunt is on for resources jobs of the future, as the Palaszczuk Government sinks $13.8 million into finding the minerals needed for advanced electronics and renewable technologies. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the [...]

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