Australian mining houses could resurrect anti-tax adverts
Several of Australia's small and medium-sized mining companies have threatened to resurrect advertising campaigns attacking the government's proposed mining tax. The big three mining houses - BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, and Xstrata - dropped their ad campaigns against the tax after managing to negotiate it down from 40% to 30%, but smaller players are unhappy with this deal, and say they could relaunch anti-tax advertising as early as this weekend. Read more: Reuters
Reader notice: Our comments service provider, Civil Comments, has stopped operating and as a result, we will be searching for another platform for our readers. We aim to have this done with the launch of our new site in early 2018 and apologise for the inconvenience.