Energy Resources of Australia (ASX:ERA) restrict access to mine to protect indigenous communities in NT

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by Rachael Jones

Energy Resources of Australia (ASX:ERA) has brought in a broad program of measures to protect vulnerable Australians in indigenous communities from the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

They have placed a temporary suspension on in-bound workers in the Northern Territory from Darwin to the Ranger uranium mine until further measures have been implemented to ensure the requirements of the Determination can be fully met.

They are in extensive consultation with regulators, health authorities and local community stakeholders.

Shares in Energy Resources of Australia (ASX:ERA) are trading 3.45 per cent higher at 15 cents.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.