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Peter Ker and Angela MacDonald-Smith BHP Billiton's patience with the most gassy parts of its US shale business appears to be waning, with the company indicating it may soon sell one of the assets it bought during its $US 20 billion...
Peter Ker Friends and family of Sir James Balderstone farewelled the legendary businessman.
BHP Billiton's September-quarter results showed encouraging performance for several assets bound for demerger
Peter Ker The new mining company that BHP Billiton plans to spin-out could get off to a flying start if production data published on Wednesday is any guide.
Peter Ker The chances of a corporate partnership between the newly enlarged BC Iron and Baosteel have improved, after the Chinese steel giant poached Kerry Stokes' top iron ore man this week.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton continues to squeeze weaker rivals in the bulk commodities space, with production numbers for the September quarter showing the iron ore and coking coal divisions performed as good, if...
Peter Ker Debt and spending requirements put Newcrest in a tough position, analysts say
Peter Ker A sliding Australian dollar is helping Newcrest's flagship asset to become even cheaper to operate.
Newcrest managing director Sandeep Biswas' pay dubbed 'excessive' as shareholders urged to reject report
Peter Ker The remuneration package paid to Newcrest Mining managing director Sandeep Biswas has been labelled "excessive" by an influential proxy adviser, raising the pressure on the goldminer before its...
Peter Ker Opportunities abound in the commodity sector's winter of discontent.
Peter Ker Proxy advisers say Newcrest chief executive is earning more than peer companies and recommend rejection of two directors.
Peter Ker Trucks and trains could be converted from diesel to gas as Rio and BHP look to cut costs.
Peter Ker and Scott Parker A tie-up between Rio Tinto and Glencore would not be supported by Marubeni, which is a partner with both companies in Australian coal mines.
Angela Macdonald-Smith and Peter Ker Woodside Petroleum has further broadened its range of new international exploration plays, sealing a deal to buy into an exploration permit off the coast of Cameroon alongside existing partners,...
Peter Ker Gina Rinehart's Japanese iron ore partner, Marubeni, believes iron ore markets have bottomed out and prices for Australia’s most lucrative export commodity will trend higher next year.
Peter Ker BHP urges the energy sector to quickly adopt a pure market approach to LNG prices, but Santos is not so sure
Peter Ker Australia's biggest asset manager believes that BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto can still materially grow cash returns to shareholders over the next four to ten months, despite iron ore prices sliding to...
Peter Ker Rio Tinto is expected to spend the next six months firming up new growth projects and building a cash pile for dividends as it seeks to insulate itself against another approach from Glencore in early...
Peter Ker BC Iron now owns more than 90 per cent of Iron Ore Holdings, and can compulsorily acquire the remaining shares
Peter Ker Newcrest Mining chief executive Sandeep Biswas insists his optimisation campaign is not just about slashing costs