Jessica Mascione joined Business News in August 2019 and commenced as the online reporter in October. She covers a variety of topics for online, including junior mining and sport. In 2019, Jessica completed a Bachelor of Media at the University of Adelaide, with a major in Journalism. She completed a Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing and Advertising) at Curtin University in 2014.
Calidus Resources says it will begin construction for its Pilbara gold project in six months, while Kin Mining and Moho Resources have moved ahead with drill programs for other projects in Western Australia.
Contractor NRW Holdings has decided to back a proposed deed of company arrangement by the administrators to Gascoyne Resources after negotiating an increased upfront debt repayment of $7 million in cash.
Shares in Western Areas closed up 16 per cent today after the nickel producer released results from its first drill hole at the Sahara prospect, located at the company’s Gawler project in South Australia.
The resources sector has welcomed the federal government’s decision to invest a further $125 million into an exploration program led by Geoscience Australia, which has now been expanded to cover exploration across the country.