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Peter Ker BHP Billiton's divestment campaign continues to gather pace, with the company announcing the sale of a copper mine and rail asset in the American state of Arizona.
Peter Ker Top executives are increasingly confident about global economic health and the availability of finance, according to a survey of 1600 people by accounting firm Ernst and Young.
Peter Ker Top executives are increasingly confident about the global economy, says Ernst & Young.
Peter Ker and Lucy Battersby The trend for Australian mining majors to raise funds overseas has continued.
Peter Ker, Lucy Battersby The trend for Australian mining majors to bypass local banks and raise funds overseas has continued.
Peter Ker The fight for control of Intrepid Mines has intensified, with a group of rebel shareholders seeking an extraordinary general meeting and the removal of five members of the board.
Peter Ker Newcrest Mining is reviewing the future of some of its mines, as the recent plunge in the gold price continues to take a toll on the nation's fourth-biggest mineral export industry.
Peter Ker Newcrest Mining cut 150 jobs during March and is reviewing the future of some mines with "considerable" focus, as the recent plunge in the gold price continues to take a toll on Australia's fourth...
Peter Ker OZ Minerals shares plunged to a 10-year low after it conceded it would produce about 8 to 10 per cent less copper than forecast this year.
Peter Ker OZ Minerals is trading at a 10-year low, after the company conceded it would produce about 8 to 10 per cent less copper than forecast this year.
Peter Ker Rio Tinto has offered its shareholders a clear mea culpa over its takeover of Alcan.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton executives will work under a more frugal pay regime, after new chief executive Andrew Mackenzie reshuffled the company's leadership ranks.
Peter Ker BHP's new chief is expected to earn close to 25% less each year than outgoing boss Marius Kloppers, as the company seeks to fit in with the tougher times.
Phil Wen and Peter Ker Resource stocks continued to suffer as a host of March-quarter results failed to turn around investor sentiment.
Peter Ker Uranium miner Paladin Energy is testing eight-year lows, after producing an underwhelming set of March quarter results today.
Peter Ker Turbulent weather in the past quarter has not been enough to knock BHP off course, with the mining giant retaining full-year guidance for its prime divisions.
Peter Ker Australia's biggest listed gold producer, Newcrest Mining, could face difficult decisions.
Peter Ker A wall collapse at one of the company's copper mines in the US will impact earnings.
Peter Ker Rio Tinto has revealed the full extent of last week's wall collapse at one of its copper mines in the United States.
Peter Ker Local goldminers are facing near-record-high labour costs and a local currency that refuses to fall in line with the commodity price.