Bowen (Australia)

Type: City
Name: Bowen (Australia)
Country: Australia
Latitude: -20
Longitude: 148.210007
population: 10,983
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Cutting mining jobs not the answer to downturn

CUTTING jobs in Central Queensland mines is not the answer to making them more profitable one mining expert says.Ernst and Young global mining and advisory leader Paul Mitchell said coal mines in the Bowen and Galilee basins had been the first in Australia ... [Published Daily Mercury News - Oct 19 2014]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

COCKATOO COAL : JOGMEC Signed the First Joint Venture Agreement for PCI Coal Exploration in Bowen Basin, Australia

Release date- 17102014 - Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation is pleased to announce that it entered into a new agreement to jointly explore coal in the Dingo West Project Area on October 15th, 2014 , with Cockatoo Coal Limited , an Australian ... [Published 4 Traders - 15 hours ago]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

AU: Some stonefruit growers to leave industry due to fenthion ban

Some stonefruit growers could leave the industry following the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority's (APVMA) decision to ban the fruit fly insecticide, fenthion."If they (growers) were having second thoughts about leaving anyway, ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Economic future a feature of summit

THE Whitsunday region's economic future was a hot topic for discussion when industry representatives met last week for the annual Major Projects Summit.The event, held at the Queens Beach Hotel in Bowen, attracted record numbers and highlighted the need ... [Published Whitsunday Times - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Australia YouTube clips to frighten off asylum-seekers

(AFP) - Australia said Tuesday it will film the first group of boat people being sent to Malaysia under its new refugee swap deal and post the video on YouTube to discourage others from making the dangerous trip.The move comes after the two countries ... [Published Nanyang Post - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Labor considers ban on insurance commissions

The Labor Party will consider introducing a ban on life insurance adviser commissions into its policy platform in response to last week's damning report on life risk advice from the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC). Speaking at ... [Published Financial Standard - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Santos feeds first gas into GLNG pipeline

SANTOS GLNG has fed natural gas into its 420km gas transmission pipeline for the first time via its primary compressor station in the Fairview field in south-west Queensland.Santos vice president downstream GLNG Rod Duke said he was pleased to take another ... [Published Whitsunday Times - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

BHP Billiton Open $3.4B Caval Ridge Coal Mine In Bowen Basin

Despite the low price of coal in the international market, mining giant BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP) pushed through on Monday with the opening of its $3.4-billion Caval Ridge coal mine in Bowen Basin, Queensland.REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/FilesThe mine, part of ... [Published International Business Times Australia - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Government Approves EIA for the Arrow Bowen Pipeline in Australia

Arrow Energy Pty Ltd. welcomed Wednesday the Australian Federal Government approval of the Arrow Bowen Pipeline environmental impact assessment.The proposed central Queensland pipeline, expected to be about 310 miles (500 kilometers) in length, will take ... [Published Rigzone - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Australia: Queensland Government tenders Bowen Basin blocks

The Queensland Government is calling for expressions of interest to explore for petroleum and gas resources on highly prospective land in the Bowen Basin of central and south-west Queensland, Australia. The two parcels of land open for competitive tender ... [Published Energy-pedia - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Chris Oliver raises $3600 after 101km charity run

WHILE most of us were comfortable in bed on Sunday morning, Hornsby’s Chris Oliver began a 101km jog around Canberra. The 23-year-old finished the distance in 13hrs 41mins and thanks to donations, he raised more than $3600 for research into a rare disease ... [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - The Hills - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Chris stepping up to honour brother with feat of endurance

CHRIS Oliver knows what pain feels like. The 23-year-old from Hornsby lost his brother Bowen, 20, last year to a complication from a rare disease.Later this month, he will put himself through pain again, running 101km to raise money for research into ... [Published Daily Telegraph Australia - The Hills - Sep 25 2014]

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"They also then seem to be the ones who've realised they need a broader and concerted effort to address the issue earlier than others" he said
"The biggest difficulty was getting it accepted through the departments and government channels. Proving it works it easy, getting all the relevant ticks and crosses that you have to do, is the hardest part."
"We need private and public investment in major infrastructure projects for the Whitsunday region" he said. Get your local news, your way
"Now, of course we'll have people's identities respected and we'll have appropriate videos posted, but it will be very clear that measures have been taken and this new policy is in operation."

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COCKATOO COAL : JOGMEC Signed the First Joint V... [Published 4 Traders - 15 hours ago]
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ASIC risk report leads to action and debate [Published Financial Observer - Oct 19 2014]
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AU: Some stonefruit growers to leave industry d... [Published Fresh Plaza - Oct 17 2014]
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BAA Xmas Lunch hosted by Tom Gleeson (05 Decemb... [Published Business Acumen Magazine - Oct 16 2014]
Australia YouTube clips to frighten off asylum-... [Published Nanyang Post - Oct 16 2014]
Santos GLNG feeds natural gas into Australia’s ... [Published Energy Business Review - Oct 15 2014]
Santos GLNG feeds natural gas into 420km Queens... [Published Hydrocarbons Technology - Oct 15 2014]
Prickly acacia needs to be eradicated not contr... [Published ABC Online - Oct 15 2014]
Santos GLNG pipeline gets first gas [Published LNG World News - Oct 14 2014]
Natural gas fed to Santos GLNG pipeline [Published LNG Industry - Oct 14 2014]
Australia: Santos feeds first gas into Santos G... [Published Energy-pedia - Oct 14 2014]
Labor considers ban on insurance commissions [Published Financial Standard - Oct 14 2014]
Allegiance Coal to start drilling at Kilmain te... [Published Proactive Investors Australia - Oct 14 2014]
Santos GLNG project has fed natural gas into it... [Published LNG Global - Oct 14 2014]
Santos feeds first gas into GLNG pipeline [Published Whitsunday Times - Oct 14 2014]
BHP Billiton Open $3.4B Caval Ridge Coal Mine I... [Published International Business Times Australia - Oct 14 2014]
Joan Cowhan — A very gifted craft woman [Published Lithgow Mercury - Oct 13 2014]
Tabbernor’s obsession pays off [Published Daily Liberal - Oct 09 2014]
Government Approves EIA for the Arrow Bowen Pip... [Published Rigzone - Oct 08 2014]
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