December 12, 2011

Whitehaven and Aston Agree to Merger

Mining Weekly reported that Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) and Aston Resources (ASX:AZT) have reached an agreement on their pending merger.
December 5, 2011

Coal Merger is Back On the Cards

Sydney Morning Herald reported that talks of a merger between Aston Resources (ASX:AZT) and Whitehaven Coal (ASX:WHC) have resumed.
October 3, 2011

Aston Resources to Sell $357 Million Coal Project Stake to J-Power

Bloomberg reported that Electric Power Development Co. Ltd. (TYO:9513) will buy a 10% stake in Aston's (ASX:AZT) Maules Creek coal...
July 7, 2011

Aston’s Maules Creek Coking Coal Mine to Cost A$651 Million

Bloomberg reported that Aston Resource Ltd. (ASX:AZT) said its new coking coal mine will cost substantially more than initially projected.