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Coal talks adjourned

June 24, 2005

Coal talks adjourned

Wage talks between the EPMU, representing 700 coal miners at mines across the country, and Solid Energy and its contractors adjourned late this evening with the parties considering their positions.

The talks, before a mediator, were held in Christchurch over the past two days, and are expected to resume next week.

No other comment is available at this stage.

ENDS

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