Wednesday 26th Jul, 2017
Aerial view of Simandou.

UK labels Rio’s Guinea drama ‘suspected corruption’

The United Kingdom’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has opened a formal investigation into the alleged bribing scandal relating to Rio…
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New mechanism to secure local gas

Before federal senator for Queensland Matthew Canavan made headlines this week by stepping down from his role as minister for…
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Rio lashes energy generators in ACCC submission

Mining giant Rio Tinto has used the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s electricity supply and pricing inquiry to slam east…
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Water authority not happy with POSCO’s Hume Coal plans

New South Wales’ water authority has raised major concerns over Korean steel giant POSCO’s water modelling for its proposed Hume…
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Exploration at Rio Tinto's Jadar lithium site in Serbia. Photo: Rio Tinto

Serbian lithium play a step closer for Rio

Rio Tinto will work with the Serbian Government to progress its potentially significant lithium project in the Balkan nation, with…
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Oz Minerals CFO to lead G&W Australia

Luke Anderson will be the next chief executive officer of Genesee & Wyoming Australia (GWA), after he announced his resignation…
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Train carrying iron ore through the Pilbara in Western Australia, run by Rio Tintos Pilbara Iron. Photo: Rio Tinto

Rail maintenance slows Rio, big dividend still likely

Mining giant Rio Tinto has reduced production guidance to the lower-end of its earlier forecasts, but shareholders are still expecting…
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BHP’s Elliott shake-up gains traction

A pair of major BHP Billiton shareholders have reportedly voiced their in-principle support for activist investor Elliott Management’s campaign for…
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‘Sky is the limit’ after Arrium sale

British businessman Sanjeev Gupta has reportedly said Arrium’s Whyalla steelworks could expand capacity 10-fold, after his company, GFG Alliance, was…
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