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Hundreds of mine workers will lose their jobs when another Central Queensland mine shuts next year.
One of Western Australia's biggest privately-owned power stations has hosed down concerns over the future of the state's coal supplies, saying there are "sufficient" reserves to last for decades.
The chairman of Australia's most mysterious listed stock says he is pleased with Fifth Element Resources' progress since listing in May, "notwithstanding" the corporate plod's decision to suspend the company from share trading in July.
Guildford Coal has put the brakes on the appointment of Wal King as its new chairman.

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