Latest News As the peak resources sector representative body in Western Australia, CME is the voice of the industry. All media enquiries should be directed to Rosalie Cobai on 0437 156 127 or email 21/09/2018 Success of WA’s mining future reliant on uptake of STEM subjects A report released today by the Federal Government has highlighted the threat of a future skills shortage in the resources sector, with an increasing mismatch between industry needs and the skills being taught at universities and by vocational education providers. 27/08/2018 Stability essential for Western Australian mining sector The Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia (CME) today congratulated Prime Minister Scott Morrison and the new Ministers announced in his Cabinet. 05/07/2018 GST reforms a welcome move towards greater fiscal equity The Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia (CME) has applauded the Federal Government’s interim response to the Productivity Commission’s final report on the inquiry into the Horizontal Fiscal Equalisation (HFE) system. 12/06/2018 Paul Everingham announced as new CME CEO The Chamber of Minerals and Energy of WA (CME) is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Everingham as its new CEO. Paul was formerly Chief Executive of Marketforce Australia and Founder and Managing Director of GRA Everingham Advisory. 10/05/2018 WA resources sector continues to underpin State’s economy Western Australia’s LNG, iron ore, gold and lithium industries will continue to be the major drivers of growth in the State’s economy, according to the 2018-19 State Budget delivered today by Treasurer Ben Wyatt. 09/03/2018 2018 CME Women in Resources Award Winners Announced Five inspiring women and an innovative resource company initiative to help eliminate domestic violence have been recognised at the annual Women in Resources Awards, presented by the Chamber of Minerals and Energy (CME). 02/03/2018 Resources sector gender pay gap among the lowest across Australian industry The resources sector is leading the way in working towards eliminating the gender pay gap, according to a new report released today. 16/01/2018 Finalists announced for the 2018 Women in Resources Awards Some of the most brightest and inspirational women working in the Western Australian resources sector have been announced as finalists in the 2018 Women in Resources Awards (WIRA).