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Peter Ker Australia's richest woman, Gina Rinehart, has quietly shut down her Mongolian mining exploration operation.
Peter Ker BHP's attempts to sell the Nickel West business are benefiting nickel miner Western Areas.
Peter Ker By shedding BHP's weakest assets in a single manouevre, Andrew Mackenzie is on the cusp of achieving one of the major ambitions of his reign.
Peter Ker If he can get it right, Graham Kerr will be uniquely positioned for a shot at the top job in world mining when BHP goes looking for its next chief executive.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton’s plan to spin out a group of non-core assets is far from a fait accompli, with a top 10ten shareholder refusing to guarantee his support and legal experts warning that demerger...
Peter Ker BHP Billiton chief executive Andrew Mackenzie does not believe last night's sell-down on London markets was a rejection of the demerger option his company revealed on Tuesday, pointing instead at the...
Peter Ker BHP Billiton’s historic $15 billion spin off has been given an instant thumbs down by the company’s London investors as a plan to create a new Perth-based miner combined with a lower than...
Peter Ker Australia’s biggest company will do much more than simply publish a profit figure when it hands down its full year financial results this afternoon.
Peter Ker OZ Minerals won't go any further with studies unless a joint venture partner is forthcoming.
Peter Ker Rio Tinto will consider divesting its majority stake in the Bouganville Copper project, after the local government imposed tough new conditions on the project last week.
Peter Ker The biggest goldminer on the ASX, Newcrest Mining, has narrowly beaten analyst expectations by posting a $432 million underlying profit for 2014 financial year.
Peter Ker BHP Billiton's commitment to coal has been questioned by investors, who believe the division should be included in the demerged entity that will likely be created this week.
Peter Ker The junior will not be able to raise money without extra disclosure.
Peter Ker The man who merged BHP with Billiton in 2001, Don Argus, says the deal has been validated, despite the company confirming its desire to demerge most of the assets it gained from Billiton.
Peter Ker Iron ore has slipped four days in a row, but pundits say modest improvements should come soon
Peter Ker Rio Tinto’s ambitious copper project in Mongolia, Oyu Tolgoi, is starting to hit its straps operationally, but its future remains clouded by a growing number of disputes with the Mongolian...
Peter Ker Development of Oyu Tolgoi still held up by disputes
Clancy Yeates and Alana Schetzer with Peter Ker Commowealth Bank of Australia chief executive Ian Narev has warned that the stalled progress of the budget is a risk to a fragile economic outlook.
Peter Ker A third consecutive half year loss has not dimmed OZ Minerals' desire to pay out dividends, with the miner once again tapping into its cash balance to pay shareholders a 10 cent dividend.
Peter Ker The copper miner's cash balance has fallen by almost 90 per cent in less than four years.