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A cross-country dialogue has been established between Mexico and Australia thanks to a series of videoconference seminars, the latest of which took place yesterday morning.
The iron ore spot price last night slumped more than 6 per cent to a two-month low of US$55.63 ($72.76) a tonne to reignite fears a prolonged period above US$60/t ($78.49) was nothing but wishful thinking.
The Western Australian government’s Mining Rehabilitation Fund (MRF) could be forced to cover the estimated $30 million environmental clean-up of the Ellendale diamond mine after the Kimberley asset was put into administration.
Drillsearch Energy has explained Chief Executive Brad Lingo's sudden departure as necessary because the company needs fresh ideas to move forward.

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