Andrew Forrest

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Name: Andrew Forrest
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

WAFarmers CEO targets unity (The West Australian)

New WAFarmers chief Stephen Brown has called on WA agriculture to unite in a show of strength."We seem to have thousands of different industry associations in WA, so by working together it seems to me we can achieve a lot of things," Mr Brown said.Mr ... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Palmer apology too late to stop cattle trade backlash (The West Australian)

China has gone cold on moves to open its shores to live cattle imports from Australia after businessman Clive Palmer's outburst against WA's most important trade partner.Premier Colin Barnett rev-ealed the trade backlash yesterday and warned that Mr ... [Published West Australian - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 2 reports

WA weighs closing Forrest's gambit

Fortescue Metals Group chair Andrew Forrest in 2009 bought back his family's "Minderoo" cattle station in Western Australia (WA). He then used Fortescue as the vehicle to launch mineral exploration applications for the land, only to object to them in ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Andrew Forrest says early education is the key to tackling disadvantage

Andrew Forrest says governments must invest more in pre-natal care and target Australia's 200 worst-performing schools if they want to tackle disadvan ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 3 reports

Fortescue Metals eyes further debt cuts as profits soar

Fortescue Metals, fresh from announcing a profit surge, is predicting iron ore prices will head upwards again despite broader market expectations of prolonged weakness.After its near-death experience 18 months ago, Fortescue earned a net profit of $US2.7 ... [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 2 reports

Mining Mogul Andrew Forrest Just Got Another $100 Million Pay Day

Iron ore billionaire Andrew ‘Twiggy’ Forrest added another $100 million to his fortune today.His Fortescue Metals Group announced a record net profit of $US2.73 billion, up more than 50 per cent year-on-year.It also revealed a $0.10 cent dividend, bringing ... [Published Business Insider Australia - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 4 reports

Anglican praise for anti-slavery measures

THE global head of the Anglican Church has praised the efforts of Australian mining billionaire Andrew Forrest to end slavery. ... [Published Herald Sun - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 10 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 2 reports

From iron ore to cattle farming: Meat is a richer seam for miners

The mining giant Rio Tinto is the world’s second-largest exporter of iron ore. It’s also one of Western Australia’s biggest cattle ranchers, with room for a herd of 25,000 to graze on land spanning an area larger than Connecticut. Global demand for beef ... [Published The Independent - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 2 reports

Australian mining firms turn to cattle on China demand

PERTH — Rio Tinto Group is the world’s second-largest exporter of iron ore. It is also one of Western Australia’s biggest cattle ranchers, with room for 25,000 head to graze on land spanning an area larger than Connecticut.Global demand is surging, driven ... [Published BDlive - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 2 reports

To grow agriculture in Australia, farmers need to think like miners

It’s perhaps fitting that mining magnate Andrew Forrest is in the vanguard of a move to position Australia as a major food supplier to China. Fitting, because if the plan is to work, Australian agriculture…AuthorsNancy Roma Paech Chair in Range Science ... [Published Conversation AU - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 4 reports

Forrest report ignores what works and why in Indigenous policy

Tony Abbott keeps appointing businessmen like Andrew Forrest, who have limited expertise in analysing evidence and developing social policy, to advise the government. AAP/Nikki ShortThe Creating Parity report on Indigenous employment and welfare, released ... [Published Conversation AU - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 4 reports

PM launches report

By Aug. 4, 2014, 2:39 p.m.VIP visit: Cate Sydes (centre) said meeting the Prime Minister meant a great deal to trainees. Pictured is bricklaying trainee Luke Brady. Picture: Geoff JonesINDIGENOUS trainees got the chance to share their dreams for the future ... [Published Blacktown Sun - Aug 04 2014]

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BasicsCard users buying banned cigarettes with ... [Published Prime 7 - Aug 31 2014]
WAFarmers CEO targets unity (The West Australian) [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 29 2014]
We must not repeat the mistakes of the past [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 28 2014]
Counting the real cost of gold – the reality of... [Published Mining Technology - Aug 28 2014]
Harvey Beef to become industry leader [Published Farm Weekly - Aug 27 2014]
John Pilger: Australia is a land of excuses, no... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
Palmer apology too late to stop cattle trade ba... [Published West Australian - Aug 26 2014]
Yet another attempt to put the social determina... [Published Crikey Media - Aug 26 2014]
Best of the world - August, 26, 2014 [Published The Land Australia - Aug 25 2014]
WA weighs closing Forrest's gambit [Published Individual.com - Aug 25 2014]
WA weighs closing Forrest's gambit [Published Queensland Country Life - Aug 24 2014]
Andrew Forrest, Fortescue Metals [Published FT.com - Companies Asia-Pacific - Aug 24 2014]
Cashless welfare system for nation’s indigenous? [Published The New Daily - Aug 23 2014]
Successful Armadale school program being rolled... [Published ABC Online - Aug 23 2014]
Andrew Forrest says early education is the key ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 22 2014]
Roundup: Food security Australia's new scientif... [Published Individual.com - Aug 21 2014]
Predictable news takes centre stage [Published Switzer - Aug 21 2014]
Dispossession, disempowerment – The Forrest “so... [Published Communist Party of Australia - Aug 20 2014]
Reserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens takes econo... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Aug 20 2014]
Fortescue Metals eyes further debt cuts as prof... [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 20 2014]
Fortescue profits hits record high [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 20 2014]
Cup chic on parade (The West Australian) [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Aug 20 2014]
16 Insightful Quotes That Give You A Deeper App... [Published Business Insider Australia - Aug 20 2014]
Mining Mogul Andrew Forrest Just Got Another $1... [Published Business Insider Australia - Aug 20 2014]
Palmer was ranting, says Fortescue boss [Published Brisbane Times - Aug 20 2014]
Fortescue reports record net high profit [Published WA Today - Aug 20 2014]
South West MP calls for new saleyard in Boyanup [Published Bunbury Mail - Aug 20 2014]
Fortescue Just Posted A Record Net Profit Of $U... [Published Business Insider Australia - Aug 20 2014]
Outlook: ASX set to absorb major earnings [Published Finance News Network - Aug 20 2014]
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Forget consistency. Fix real problems, one at a... [Published Andrew Bolt - Aug 01 2014]
Mining billionaire Andrew Forrest explains why all working-age people on welfare - and not just Aborigines in dysfunctional communities - should be banned from… ...
There is no jail. Just a dysfunctional culture [Published Andrew Bolt - Jul 31 2014]
This kind of language is poison:Mining magnate Andrew Forrest ... told The Australian that… ...
Forrest fights to end slavery [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 18 2014]
Australian mining magnate Andrew Forrest on how one Nepalese orphan inspired his work to end modern slavery. ...
From unwanted child to mining tycoon [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 18 2014]
Australian businessman Andrew Forrest on why his mom didn't want a third child. ...
Mining magnate's rocky road to success [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 18 2014]
CNN's Monita Rajpal meets Andrew Forrest who talks about his rural upbringing in Australia and battles in business. ...
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