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The mining industry under the thumb of politicians: the ...

01/12/2014  However, the socioeconomic consequences of these actions on the coal mining industry cannot be considered successful. The policies implemented have focused on providing benefits and subsidies, not achieving a real reconversion in terms of labor in mining areas. Protests from the industry have been constant in recent years. These industries have been under pressure by politicians and

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Mining Industry Invests in Politicians; Stopped Mine ...

12/04/2010  Mining Industry Invests in Politicians; Stopped Mine Safety Law Emily Calhoun April 12, 2010 April 12, 2010 - A bill to help rescue miners in emergencies and protect miners’ safety was defeated in Congress three years ago.

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The mining industry under the thumb of politicians: the ...

In the last fifteen years, the coal industry in Spain has been under pressure from political decisions that have forced the dismantling of the industry, a labor reconversion of mining areas, and the conversion of coal-fired power plants into combined-cycle gas power plants. This situation considerably reduced CO2 emissions from coal combustion in Spain, improving the environmental efficiency ...

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Interchange between politicians and the mining industry ...

11/10/2017  From a comment in The Guardian to an article about the interchange between politicians and the mining industry. Politicians: Former Nationals leader and deputy prime minister John Anderson became chairman of Eastern Star Gas, the company behind the Narrabri Gas Project (which is now owned by Santos) about two years after leaving politics.

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Mining Companies Buy Political Influence in Australia ...Jun 30, 2016 A report cited six instances where political donations were made and companies received favorable legislation for mining mining industry politicians

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Political settlements, the mining industry and corporate ...

01/01/2019  The mining industry sought to use CSR activities to sway national debate, push back against expanded conceptions of their responsibilities and generate political capital (Interview 2). Adverts in national newspapers proclaimed the good being carried out by mining companies with First Quantum highlighting how they were the country’s largest taxpayer. In response to a speech by the

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Mining and politics are joined at the hip - » The ...

24/03/2015  Ministers who became involved in mining after politics. Mark Vaile. former deputy prime minister and leader of Nationals under the Howard Government. on the board of Aston Resources – now merged with Whitehaven Coal. John Anderson. former deputy prime minister and leader of the Nationals under the Howard Government.

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The mining industry under the thumb of politicians: the ...

In the last fifteen years, the coal industry in Spain has been under pressure from political decisions that have forced the dismantling of the industry, a labor reconversion of mining areas, and the conversion of coal-fired power plants into combined-cycle gas power plants. This situation considerably reduced CO2 emissions from coal combustion in Spain, improving the environmental efficiency ...

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Interchange between politicians and the mining industry ...

11/10/2017  From a comment in The Guardian to an article about the interchange between politicians and the mining industry. Politicians: Former Nationals leader and deputy prime minister John Anderson became chairman of Eastern Star Gas, the company behind the Narrabri Gas Project (which is now owned by Santos) about two years after leaving politics.

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Mining Industry Invests in Politicians; Stopped Mine ...

Mining Industry Invests in Politicians; Stopped Mine Safety Law . Submitted by Emily Calhoun on Apr 12, 2010. April 12, 2010 - A bill to help rescue miners in emergencies and protect miners’ safety was defeated in Congress three years ago. After passing the House, the bill, called the S-MINER Act, died in a Senate committee. Mining interests, who were opposed to this bill, gave twice as much ...

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Dryblower on tax and politicians eying the mining industry ...

10/05/2021  Dryblower on tax and politicians eying the mining industry KEVIN Rudd, the man who tried a decade ago to whack the mining industry with a super-tax, is back in the headlines and while Dryblower reckons he’s a spent force there is also no doubt that fat profits from high mineral prices have painted a bullseye on the back of mining.

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Mining Companies Buy Political Influence in Australia ...Jun 30, 2016 A report cited six instances where political donations were made and companies received favorable legislation for mining mining industry politicians

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Politics Are Turning Against Copper Mining in Top Producer ...

17/05/2021  1.3824. GBP. -0.0059 -0.4250%. Chilean copper mining is facing its biggest regulatory threat since the industry took off more than three decades ago.

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Politicians urged to support mining activities

ZAMBIA’S LEADING MINING JOURNAL Politicians urged to support mining activities Slow start for Kagem’s emerald auction 14 SA steel industry continue to face challenges 19 Hydraulic deadweight tester for calibrating pressure 24. Our Services: Zambia’s Premier Mechanised Mining Contractor grouprmining [email protected] MECHANISED DEVELOPMENT AND TUNNEL

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Sexual harassment rife in WA mines, say workers as leaders ...

28/06/2021  Workers from WA's mining industry say sexual harassment and assault is commonplace on sites, as politicians and industry leaders back calls for a parliamentary inquiry.

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Lobbying for the Dark Side - Meanjin

The message is clear: Australian politicians tangle with the mighty national mining industry at their peril. The former Australian Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, tried to impose a 40 per cent ‘super-tax’ on the profits of the coal and iron-ore extracting multinationals. The mining industry responded with a huge and aggressive advertising campaign against the tax. The result was that Mr Rudd ...

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Coal Mining: Long-Term Contribution Trends OpenSecrets

Search for an industry: Find Your Representatives METHODOLOGY: The numbers on this page are based on contributions from donors (individuals as well as corporations and unions that give directly from their treasuries) to outside groups and from PACs (including super PACs) and individuals giving more than $200 to candidates and party committees.

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The Mining Industry under the Thumb of Politicians: The ...

Request PDF The Mining Industry under the Thumb of Politicians: The Environmental Consequences of the Spanish Coal Decree The so-called Coal Decree (Royal Decree 143/2010) and subsequent Royal ...

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GUEST OPINION: Mining states its case to politicians ...

25/08/2014  At this gathering of the nation's mining industry leaders and politicians, CMIF reminded the high profile audience that the mineral sector contributed $53.6 billion to Canada's GDP in 2013, employed 388,000 Canadians in mineral extraction, processing and manufacturing and has paid $71 billion in taxes over the past decade. "As one of the only private sector actors that invests to such a

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Illegal mining: Govt helpless as politicians own most ...

21/06/2021  Illegal mining: Govt helpless as politicians own most crusher plants in Nepal. By Nepal Breaking News June 21, 2021 . Share Share Twitter Pinterest-logo. 0 Comments 8 Views ...

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Politicians urged to support mining activities

ZAMBIA’S LEADING MINING JOURNAL Politicians urged to support mining activities Slow start for Kagem’s emerald auction 14 SA steel industry continue to face challenges 19 Hydraulic deadweight tester for calibrating pressure 24. Our Services: Zambia’s Premier Mechanised Mining Contractor grouprmining [email protected] MECHANISED DEVELOPMENT AND TUNNEL

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Dryblower on tax and politicians eying the mining industry ...

10/05/2021  There is no doubt fat profits from high mineral prices have painted a bullseye on the back of mining Dryblower on tax and politicians eying the mining industry - MiningNews Home

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Coal Mining OpenSecrets

The coal mining industry provides the biggest source of campaign dollars within the mining industry, and has supported Republicans in each of the past 13 election cycles. In the 2012 cycle, the industry peaked with $15.3 million in total contributions. That figure decreased to $11 million in the 2014 nonpresidential election.

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Afghanistan Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

16/08/2021  Afghanistan’s extractive industry is governed by the 2019 Mineral Law and the Hydrocarbons Law of 2017. According to the 2016-2017 EITI Report, the 2019 Mineral Law and implementing regulations was designed to improve the governance of the sector, secure optimal resources for the state, improve the confidence of potential investors and facilitate local community participation in mining.

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Lobbying for the Dark Side - Meanjin

The message is clear: Australian politicians tangle with the mighty national mining industry at their peril. The former Australian Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, tried to impose a 40 per cent ‘super-tax’ on the profits of the coal and iron-ore extracting multinationals. The mining industry responded with a huge and aggressive advertising campaign against the tax. The result was that Mr Rudd ...

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Coal Mining: Long-Term Contribution Trends OpenSecrets

Search for an industry: Find Your Representatives METHODOLOGY: The numbers on this page are based on contributions from donors (individuals as well as corporations and unions that give directly from their treasuries) to outside groups and from PACs (including super PACs) and individuals giving more than $200 to candidates and party committees.

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How Chile's lithium mining industry is cleaning up its act

28/07/2021  Using countless litres of precious water, the industry is hurting local people and destabilising one of the most delicate ecosystems on the planet. But there is hope. Through a combination of political pressure and new , Chile’s lithium mining industry is finally cleaning up its act. Andrea Valentino talks to experts across the country’s industry to find out more.

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