The jewel in the Flying Kangaroo's asset portfolio is far too valuable to sell off.
Peter Ker The sums of money involved would scarcely buy 300 metres of railway in the Pilbara, yet Fortescue’s surprise expansion into shale oil and gas is still intriguing.
Peter Ker Shareholders have lodged a protest vote against the running of Fortescue Metals.
Peter Ker Rio Tinto's Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada looks to be increasingly out in the cold.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton has finally exited the diamonds industry, after concluding a marathon sale negotiation for its EKATI diamond mine in Canada.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton chief executive Marius Kloppers insists his company is ''very serious'' about finding an affordable way to expand its Olympic Dam mine, despite rejecting long-held expansion plans in...
Peter Ker Rio Tinto has accused the Australian government of taking its ''eye off the ball'' in terms of productivity reforms, and called for action on workplace laws, taxation and foreign workers.
Peter Ker BHP believes recent $US2.84 billion impairment charge will be offset by looming valuation boosts.
Peter Ker RIO Tinto has been given a big boost with the finalisation of a long-awaited electricity deal for the company's most important growth project.
Peter Ker If there's a sweet spot in the mining industry right now, Mick Wilkes must be pretty close to it.
Mark Hawthorne and Peter Ker Australia's mid-tier miners are feeling the pinch from the global slump in commodity prices.
Peter Ker New rail infrastructure is crucial to the company's hopes of increasing its iron ore exports.
Peter Ker Paladin boss took home much more money in the year to June 30 than the year before.
Peter Ker Foreign suitors for Arrium continued to meet top Australian politicians on Thursday.
Peter Ker Shares in Arrium plunge after a foreign consortium claimed it would walk away from its bid to take over the iron ore and steel producer.
Peter Ker The foreign consortium pursuing Arrium vows to abandon its bid to acquire the steel maker.
Peter Ker Resources giant confirms it is investigating technology that could render the dump-truck useless.
Peter Ker Arrium shares briefly spike after the steelmaker rejects a $1.19 billion takeover offer from a consortium of Asian steel companies.
Peter Ker Fighting 'energy poverty' should be a bigger priority than combating climate change, according to Peabody Energy chairman.
Peter Ker Gold NEWCREST Mining has told shareholders to expect a period of strong dividend growth, with capital spending on growth projects about to peak and deliver higher rates of gold production.
Peter Ker Governments must help mining companies bring down their cost structures, says Marius Kloppers.