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QLD job losses dismissed to make way for China First mine

QLD job losses dismissed to make way for China First mine

(Media Release - The Australia Institute)

The Queensland government’s approval of Clive Palmer's latest coal mine and rail project shows a blatant disregard for the thousands of jobs that will be lost as a result, according to The Australia Institute.

Waratah Coal’s own economic impact statement shows the China First mine will see 3,000 people losing their jobs, primarily across Queensland.

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