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The falling gold price is continuing to hit Western Australia's resources sector, with Saracen Minerals today joining a string of companies to cancel projects, slash costs and launch strategic reviews.
Moly Mines shares have shot up on the ASX after the company announced it had signed a mine gate sale agreement with Mineral Resources worth up to $38 million for output from its Spinifex Ridge iron ore mine in the Pilbara.
Residential property owners and real estate agents will no longer be able to charge prospective tenants up to a week's rent to apply for a lease, under new laws introduced by the state government today.
Singapore-listed resources construction services firm AusGroup has made a key step towards listing on the ASX, signing a conditional agreement to acquire two Malaysian resort development companies for $S210 million ($167 million).