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Embattled gold miner St Barbara has flagged the potential sale of its Gold Ridge operation in the Solomon Islands.
Mining giant BHP Billiton will pay a record $2.2 million to a man who was exposed to asbestos at a NSW steelworks.
The Maritime Union of Australia has called off a 10-day strike at a key Pilbara marine supply base.
About 400 staff from major mining services company Hastings Deering will be sacked by the end of the day.

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