Rio Tinto PLC (RIO.L)
29 Jun 2015
June 29 - Former Xstrata boss Mick Davis' X2 Resources is in "serious" talks to purchase some of Rio Tinto Plc's Australian coal assets, the Financial Times reported citing people familiar with the matter.
SYDNEY, June 30 - Australian shares are set to open lower on Tuesday, tracking a global stock selloff as fears intensify that Greece will default on its debt. Rio Tinto shares may get a boost on a Financial Times report that X2 Resources has entered "serious talks" to purchase some of Rio Tinto's Australian coal assets. Local share price index futures fell 35 points or 0.6 percent to 5,345.0, a 77.5-point discount to the underlying S&P/ASX 200 index close. The benchmark fell
- Former Xstrata boss Mick Davis' X2 Resources is in "serious" talks to purchase some of Rio Tinto Plc's Australian coal assets, the Financial Times reported citing people familiar with the matter.
SYDNEY, June 22 - Half of the board at uranium miner Energy Resources of Australia resigned on Monday, saying majority owner Rio Tinto's decision to abandon work on a major mine expansion made it difficult for the company to pursue its goals.
June 12 - Rio Tinto may have to book a $300 million provision after its subsidiary Energy Resources of Australia (ERA) decided to shelve a uranium project due to weak market conditions.
SYDNEY, May 26 - Lobbying by big miners helped kill a proposed Australian Senate inquiry into the iron ore industry after allegations they had colluded to depress prices and drive rivals out of business, the senator who had called for the inquiry said on Tuesday.
* 94 shares up, 90 shares down, 17 unchanged (Adds analysis, quotes, stocks on the move)
MONTREAL, May 19 - A worker at Rio Tinto's Fer et Titane unit died after being injured at its facility at Sorel-Tracy in the Canadian province of Quebec, the global mining company said on Tuesday.
* Bellwether project seen reviving investment in Mongolia mining
SINGAPORE, May 19 (IFR) - Mongolian bonds were the day's outperformers, after Mongolia, Rio Tinto and Turquoise Hill Resources signed an agreement for the next stage of development of the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mining project.