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Queensland’s resources companies invest $22 billion locally
Media Releases
16/07/2020
Local businesses across Queensland are receiving a significant financial boost from resources companies with a 16 percent increase in local spending over 12 months. QRC Chief Executive Ian Macfarlane said the industry’s latest Local Content report found buying locally was a win-win for the industry and local communities.
QRC commends Rio Tinto's partnership to improve Indigenous health
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15/07/2020
The Queensland Resources Council has commended a landmark partnership between Rio Tinto and the Old Mapoon Aboriginal Corporation, who are pledging $1.15 million for improved health services in the Far North of the State.QRC Chief Executive Ian Macfarlane said the partnership with the Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service would deliver Cape York its first CT scanner.