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Esmarie Iannucci


Esmarie Iannucci is Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor: Australasia for Mining Weekly.


Received BTech degree in Journalism from the Tshwane University of Technology

Cazaly strikes sales agreement for Parker Range

11th June 2019 ASX-listed Cazaly Resources has agreed to divest of its Parker Range iron-ore project, in Western Australia, for A$13-million plus royalties. The agreement with privately held diversified company Gold Valley Iron allows for an initial three-month due diligence and exclusivity period, with Cazaly... 

Deep Yellow raises cash for uranium strategy

11th June 2019 Uranium junior Deep Yellow has raised A$9-million through a share placement, which will be used to fund the company’s growth strategy. The company issued more than 29-million shares, at a price of 31c each, under its placement capacity. 

TNG raises A$15m for Mt Peake

11th June 2019 ASX-listed TNG will raise A$15-million to advance its Mt Peake vanadium/titanium/iron project, in the Northern Territory. The company on Tuesday said that it had secured a A$10-million investment from Germany’s DELPHI and Sparta, through a share placement priced at 0.93c a share.  

QRC accuses Palaszczuk and Trad of broken promises

11th June 2019 The Queensland resources sector has lashed out at the 2.5% hike in the petroleum royalty rate, revealed in the state Budget on Tuesday, which is expected to net the state government an additional A$476-million over the next four years. The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) on Tuesday said that... 

Appea warns EPA emissions plan threatens growth industries

11th June 2019 The Australian Petroleum Production and Exploration Association has called on the Western Australian Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) not to threaten investment in the state’s major industries. The call comes after the EPA opened a 12-week round of industry and community consultation on... 

Woodside pushes back Pluto restart

11th June 2019 Oil and gas major Woodside on Tuesday downgraded its full year production guidance for 2019 towards the lower end of between 88-million and 94-million barrels of oil equivalent. The decision followed an extension of its Pluto liquefied natural gas turnaround, with restart of production now... 

Senex signs another offtake at Project Atlas

11th June 2019 ASX-listed Senex Energy has inked another domestic gas sales agreement over its Project Atlas. The company on Tuesday announced that it had signed a sale agreement for up to 10.5 PJ of natural gas to glass-packaging manufacturer O-I Australia. The five-year agreement would see Senex supply 1 PJ... 

Australia’s LNG exports lowering global emissions – Minister

10th June 2019 Australia’s natural gas exports have helped to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions, with Energy Minister Angus Taylor last week reporting that national emissions were 14.2% below the peak recorded in the year to June 2007 and 11.9% below emissions in 2005. The ‘December Quarterly Update of... 

Qld wants to make Mount Isa line more attractive for mineral exporters

10th June 2019 The resources sector has welcomed a half-billion dollar commitment by the Queensland government to boost mineral freight exports on the Mount Isa line. The government on Sunday announced an A$128-million initiative to lower freight charges and to build a new container terminal at the Port of... 

South32 budgets $55m for tailings dams in 2019

10th June 2019 Diversified miner South32 has revealed that it will spend $55-million on its tailings storage facilities (TSFs) in the 2019 financial year, following up the $35-million expenditure of the previous year. South32 has joined the ranks of other global miners providing information on the standards of... 


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