8 OCTOBER 2019
Straterra, New Zealand’s minerals sector industry
organisation, has welcomed the Overseas Investment Act
decision to approve OceanaGold’s application to purchase
land adjacent to its Waihi mine.
Earlier this year, an application from OceanaGold to
purchase the same land was declined.
“This decision is...
25 June 2019
Activists opposing the recent decision to grant a coal
exploration permit on Crown land in the Waikato region need
a reality check, says Straterra Chief executive Chris Baker.
The permit was awarded in September 2018 to BT Mining,
By Chris Baker, Straterra CEO
It’s not often that both protestors and organisers of an
event can claim to have achieved what they set out to do –
but in the case of the recent Minerals Forum in Dunedin
that’s just what happened.