By “Prime” Ag News, Apr 27, 2018
Australia’s wealthiest woman is on a crusade, and she has the red tape choking the agricultural sector in her sights. If the sector is to survive and prosper, says Gina Rinehart, government must urgently cut the regulatory burden.
Rinehart says that while there are opportunities in agriculture, they won’t be realised until barriers facing business are reduced.
“Each of our agriculture industries needs to be focused on what [...]
by Matt Sherrington, Farm Weekly 22 Mar 2018
SINCE 2016, Rick Ford, manager of pure Droughtmaster herd operation Fossil Downs at Fitzroy Crossing, has been embracing agricultural technology innovations to help improve overall efficiency, animal welfare and staff safety.
Rick and his family moved from a nearby property to run Fossil Downs nearly two years ago.
“The property is 394,000 hectares and has the Fitzroy and Margaret Rivers on the doorstep,” Rick said.
“These two water [...]
Anthony Barich 7 March 2018 SNL Metals & Mining Daily: West Edition
As Australia’s miners brace themselves for the impact of the U.S. president’s decision to tax steel imports at 25%, the chair of Australia’s single biggest iron ore mine has lavished praise on Donald Trump, who she says could teach a thing or two to local politicians, as industry red tape concerns gather pace.
Mining magnate Gina Rinehart — executive chairman of Roy Hill [...]
Andrew Bolt, Herald Sun 02 March 2018
Mining and cattle tycoon Gina Rinehart in a speech to the 500 Club makes a scary comparison between Australia and the America of much-mocked Donald Trump.
Only one of the two can boast of a record like this, thinks to moves like slashing company tax slashed from 35 percent to 21 percent, and 22 regulations for every new bit of red tape:
Over 2.4 million jobs have been [...]
Mrs. Gina Rinehart’s contributions to West Australia acknowledged as award recipient of the inaugural 500 Club State Shapers Award2 March 2018
28 February 2018 Hancock Prospecting
Mrs. Gina Rinehart, Executive Chairman of the Hancock Prospecting Group, Roy Hill and Kidman and Co, has been awarded the inaugural 500 Club State Shapers Award at a club lunch at the Hyatt, Perth on the 28th of February.
This award is given to those who have helped shaped our state. Mr. William Meston, when presenting the award said “Mrs. Rinehart believes in WA. She believes in what our opportunity is. [...]
AFR Weekend, by Brad Thompson 20 Jan 2018
Gina Rinehart may be the owner of world’s biggest full-blood and pure bred wagyu herd, but says she has no intention of hanging her hat on that title.
Mrs Rinehart’s private company Hancock Prospecting is focused on building an even bigger and better quality wagyu herd through breeding programs and more acquisitions.
In an interview with AFR Weekend, the billionaire, 63, revealed that only financial commitments in [...]
Yesterday Duncan Bond, the Chief Commercial Officer of Bergebulk, visited HPPL’s Headquarters in West Australia, to formally present Mrs Rinehart with a model of the Berge Toubkal, their new 210,000DWT bulk carrier that was launched in July in China , with our Chairman Mrs Rinehart appointed as the ships’ godmother. There was a ceremony with speeches where our CEO, Garry Korte mentioned how pleased Mrs Rinehart was to be honoured as the Godmother [...]
Bendigo Advertiser, 18 December 2017
by Chris McLennan
The Royal Flying Doctor Service Central Operations (serving SA/NT) has announced the launch of a major partnership with outback icon and one of the nation’s largest beef producers, S. Kidman & Co.
In recognition of the $500,000-plus sponsorship deal, a RFDS ‘flying intensive care unit’ bearing the S. Kidman & Co logo was unveiled last week by the company’s Executive Chairman, Gina Rinehart, at the RFDS’ aeromedical base [...]