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Premier Colin Barnett is bringing WA into disrepute over his criticism of BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto, the opposition says.
British oil giant BP and European energy conglomerate GDF-Suez have announced a new oil discovery in the North Sea.
The Australian sharemarket resumed its recovery rally along with global markets after weak Chinese house price data stoked stimulus hopes.
In the largest donation in Telethon history, BHP Billiton has committed $20 million over the next five years to the Telethon Kids Institute to improve the health and wellbeing of children in Western Australia.

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