Rio Tinto Ltd (RIO.AX)
22 May 2013
|Market Cap (Mil.):||$87,528.81|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||1,848.03|
SYDNEY, May 15 - Australian shares fell 0.6 percent on Wednesday, backing off from a fresh five-year high reached in the morning, as miners deepened their losses on falling iron ore prices.
SYDNEY, May 15 - Australian shares rose 0.4 percent early on Wednesday, buoyed by Wall Street's rally to record highs and gains for companies with exposure to the U.S. market after the Australian dollar slid to an 11-month low against the greenback.
SYDNEY, May 3 - Global miner Rio Tinto Ltd has attracted strong interest for a $2.5 billion loan to expand its Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia, in one of the largest resource financings in Asia this year, banking sources said.
LONDON, April 11 - Mining group Rio Tinto said on Thursday that it had suspended work at its Bingham Canyon mine near Salt Lake City, Utah, after a land slide late on Wednesday.
MELBOURNE, April 11 - Global miner Rio Tinto's list of assets up for sale has lengthened, with its unit, Turquoise Hill Resources, looking to sell its A$83 million ($87.48 million) majority stake in Ivanhoe Australia.
JOHANNESBURG, April 10 - Mozambique has named miner Rio Tinto as one of six preferred bidders for a new $3 billion railway and port development project to boost coal exports, the country's transport minister said on Wednesday.
JOHANNESBURG, April 10 - Mozambique has solicited bids for a new $3 billion railway and port development project to boost exports of coal, with mining giant Rio Tinto among the six preferred bidders, its transport minister said on Wednesday.
SYDNEY, April 10 - BHP Billiton sees iron ore prices declining over the next couple of years as it and rivals Rio Tinto and Fortescue Metals Group make plans to boost output by 2015 while demand from China tapers off.
* Rio Tinto, Meridian Energy at loggerheads over smelter power pricing
--Clyde Russell is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own.--