Article courtesy of The Weekend Australian
It is a sultry Sunday evening in mid-February in Siem Reap, Cambodia, in the historic Art Deco Raffles Grand Hotel D’Angkor. In an otherwise peaceful and hushed bar area frequented over the years by guests such as Charlie Chaplin, Charles De Gaulle and Jackie Kennedy Onassis, Anthony Pratt is singing Beatles songs to Gina Rinehart.
Pratt, as is his habit at many functions, breaks into the first few [...]
4 September 2017 Hancock Prospecting Group
A group of Australia’s foremost agricultural organisations is pleased to announce that Australia will celebrate pastoralists and farmers across the country in a national day.
“With the support of Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce and their government, I’m today very pleased to announce a day of celebration of all things agriculture will be held on November 21st,” Hancock Prospecting Executive Chairman Gina Rinehart [...]
3 September 2017 Hancock Prospecting Group
National Agriculture and Related Industries Day will take place annually on November 21 and aims to recognise one of Australia’s most important industries.
6 September 2017 Moree Champion
From Broome to Bordertown, Bundaberg to Brunswick, all Australians are encouraged to celebrate the nation’s farm sector on November 21.
National Agriculture and Related Industries Day (AgDay) is the idea of Mrs Gina Rinehart and is being supported in its development by the National Farmers’ Federation (NFF) and the Federal Department of Agriculture and Water Resources (DAWR).
“All Australians can feel a sense of pride in our nation’s contribution to feeding and [...]
4 August 2017
Good afternoon Bails Myer, distinguished guests and friends,
I am delighted to be speaking at your special event at your historic and beautiful property.
I’m sorry I can’t be with you Bails and your friends personally but send my greetings from New York.
Yulgilbar is indeed historic. It was Sam Hordern, previous owner of Yulgilbar, who helped to first introduce the great Santa Gertrudis breed to Australia, bringing them from America. [...]
9 June 2017 Various Media
Billionaire Gina Rinehart has signed a deal worth up to $500 million to export live cattle to China.
“Australia needs to export currently two-thirds of its cattle, so overseas markets must continue to be developed if we are to grow our cattle industry,” Ms. Rinehart said.
To read further, please click Gina’s Chinese beef export deal.
20 June 2017
Speech delivered by Hancock and Kidman Executive Chairman Gina Rinehart to the Developing Northern Australia Conference in Cairns, Australia on 20 June 2017.
Good afternoon distinguished guests, ANDEV members, and fellow North Australians.
May I firstly thank the Association for Sustainability in Business, the Conference Advisory Committee and the sponsors for organising today’s important event.
I am happy to be speaking with you about the potential for progress, investment and growth [...]
20 April 2017 India Partnered
‘Economic development cannot take a nation forward on its own. We need a society and economy which complement each other. ’- Narendra Modi
These inspiring lines from Prime Minister Narendra Modi underline the need for various socio and economic factors to work cohesively in order to achieve the desired development goals of a nation. And, a country can only progress if it aptly utilizes its natural resources to address its [...]