BHP Billiton to spinoff assets into Mining Company

BHP Billiton to spinoff assets into Mining Company

By Anna Domanska - Aug 19, 2014

BHP Billiton Ltd. announced its yearly profits climbed 23%, as it outlined plans to create a new company to accommodate ...

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China demand for iron ore makes Rio Tinto more optimistic about future

China demand for iron ore makes Rio Tinto more optimistic about future

By Carrie Ann - May 08, 2013

At last, mining giants such as Rio Tinto Plc and BHP Billiton Ltd are more than satisfied as they enjoy strong China’s...

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BHP gets rid of Pinto Valley for $650m

BHP gets rid of Pinto Valley for $650m

By Carrie Ann - Apr 29, 2013

BHP Billiton informed that it finally got rid of the Pinto Valley copper mine and a railroad in Arizona. The lucky buyer...

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BHP Billiton on the hunt for CEO Kloppers successor

BHP Billiton on the hunt for CEO Kloppers successor

By Carrie Ann - Nov 07, 2012

BHP Billiton Ltd., the largest mining company by market value, has started the search for a new chief executive officer ...

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Queensland Coal Production to Increase Due to BHP Billiton

Queensland Coal Production to Increase Due to BHP Billiton

By Aubrey Chang - Aug 29, 2012

BHP Billiton, the biggest miner in the world, has shifted focus to the Queensland coal output, which it aims to increase...

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BHP Billiton sells Yeelirrie uranium deposit to Cameco for $430m

BHP Billiton sells Yeelirrie uranium deposit to Cameco for $430m

By Anna Domanska - Aug 27, 2012

Almost one week after an announcement regarding calling of the Olympic Dam Project, BHP Billiton has informed that it is...

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BHP Billiton sets aside Olympic Dam project as profit drops

BHP Billiton sets aside Olympic Dam project as profit drops

By Anna Domanska - Aug 25, 2012

BHP Billiton, the top global miner, informed that its Olympic Dam cooper expansion project was delayed. BHP officials ad...

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Japan’s Nuclear Crisis likened to Chernobyl. Asian Markets Fall.

Japan’s Nuclear Crisis likened to Chernobyl. Asian Markets Fall.

By Vrushti Mawani - Apr 12, 2011

Reports poured in about Japan’s nuclear crisis having now got bad enough to be equated with the Chernobyl disaster, ca...

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Bullish or Bearish? Merger talks strong between London and Toronto Exchanges

Bullish or Bearish? Merger talks strong between London and Toronto Exchanges

By Anna Domanska - Feb 09, 2011

Should we expect the emergence of a Big-Daddy market for mining in the near future? Because that’s what would happen i...

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