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Thursday, November 26, 2020

Rio Tinto


Jukaan Gorge episode shows Australia is still ‘short-sighted’ in tackling its centuries-old Aboriginal question

September 22, 2020 8:57 am

The resignation of Rio Tinto's top executives has sparked conversations around the disappearing heritage of Aboriginal Australians and the loopholes in the government’s efforts at recognising their rights.

Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sebastien Jacques to leave over destruction of Australian sites

September 11, 2020 3:04 pm

By mutual agreement, Jacques will step down once a replacement has been appointed or on March 31, whichever happens sooner, Rio Tinto said in a statement.

Mining giant Rio Tinto, two ex-chiefs charged with fraud

October 18, 2017 12:34 pm

Tom Albanese and Guy Elliott are charged with violating the anti-fraud, reporting, books and records and internal controls provisions of US federal securities laws.

‘Our focus is the diamond jewellery and gifting market, which has a potential of $2-3 billion’

December 11, 2014 1:37 am

Anglo-Australian firm Rio Tinto is enthusiastic about the opportunities India has to offer even as its prime mining project...

Rio Tinto finds diamond reserves in Bastar, but says can’t mine due to Maoist problem

January 24, 2014 4:44 am

State geological department has often suspected there could be diamonds in the Bastar region.

BHP Billiton output shows clout of mega miners

October 17, 2012 12:10 pm

The global iron ore market is expected to grow by 650 million tonnes this decade.

Rio Tinto Q3 output up 5.6 per cent

October 16, 2012 10:23 am

Rio's attributable September-quarter iron ore output was up 5.6 percent to 52.6 million tonnes.

OMC unwilling to revive JV with Rio Tinto

October 01, 2012 12:44 am

The $2 billion and 17-year-old joint venture between Orissa Mining Corporation (OMC) and Anglo-Australian mining major Rio Tinto is now almost a lost cause with OMC indicating that it is no longer interested in reviving the deal

Iron ore,coal price gains may be premature

September 11, 2012 12:09 pm

What's different between now and 2008 is that the size of the stimulus is going to be much smaller.

This commodity boom isn't dead,just resting: Clyde Russell

August 24, 2012 1:16 pm

Calling an end to the commodity boom is problematic because the definition of what constitutes the boom depends on who you are.