sharing in governance of extractive industries
Reuters presents an analysis of the Australia's landmark carbon tax law. You can see the full article, together with links to related pieces at: http://reut.rs/suVs7t
(Reuters) - Australia passed landmark laws on Tuesday to impose a price on carbon emissions in one of the biggest economic reforms in a decade and injecting new…Continue
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This report analyzes several dynamics that jeopardize the passage of Australia's new mining tax:
By Rob Taylor
Australia's government brought its new mining tax to parliament on Wednesday amid growing risks that the legislation will be blocked or get bogged down in a renewed debate over the hugely profitable mining industry.
The minority government needs independent lawmakers to support the 30 percent tax…Continue
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Zimbabwe has reached an agreement to sell diamonds mined from the country’s controversial Marange fields.
The World Diamond Council says the deal was…Continue
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The Wall Street Journal reports on the White House's assumption of ownership of the decision on the controversial pipeline: http://on.wsj.com/shul38
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