Australia’s mining boom built on Chinese demand busts
Cancellations and project postponements means the upswing in mining and gas has peaked.
Woodside Petroleum shelves $47 billion Australian LNG plant
Oil and gas producer will now seek a joint venture to find alternatives for the Browse gas field.
Lignol, Territory Biofuels to reopen Australian biodiesel plant
Darwin, Australia facility has an annual capacity of 150 million litres of biodiesel.
Toyota recalls 7.4 million vehicles worldwide over faulty window switch
Recalls affects cars produced from 2005 through 2010, including 240,000 in Canada.
Canada would benefit from Asia’s demand for natural gas: IEA chief
Canada can no longer depend on the US to absorb excess natural gas supplies.
Trans-Pacific trade partnership shrouded in secrecy
Pact intended to lower trade barriers in the Pacific Rim region.
Chinese exports weak despite trade surplus
US and European economic issues and Chinese slowdown weigh on consumer demand.
GM`s staying down under
Australian government provides $288 million subsidy for GM subsidiary to keep operations alive.