Rio Tinto PLC (RIO.L)
20 Oct 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||£57,880.96|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||1,849.68|
MELBOURNE/HONG KONG, Oct 16 - A seat on the board, a bigger role in the world's largest mining company, a copper project in Peru or full control of an iron ore project in Guinea.
* Rio Tinto Q3 iron ore output rises to record (Updates prices)
* Spot iron ore steady at above $83.1 after Monday's rally * Rio Tinto Q3 iron ore output rises to record By Manolo Serapio Jr SINGAPORE, Oct 15 - Iron ore futures in China and Singapore slipped on Wednesday amid a well supplied market that has prompted some Chinese traders to hold off sales to support prices. The most-active iron ore contract for January delivery on the Dalian Commodity Exchange was down half a percent at 583 yuan ($95) a tonne by midday. The Decembe
Oct 14 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:
YAOUNDE, Oct 14 - Rio Tinto plans to sell its shares in an aluminium smelter in Cameroon, ending several decades in partnership with the government because the project no longer fits the global mining group's strategy.
LONDON - The inaugural European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan next year will offer qualification opportunities for the 2016 Olympics to boxers and wrestlers, organisers announced on Friday.
(Corrects iron ore price in 7th paragraph to $79.80, not $78.80)
SYDNEY, Oct 9 - Rio Tinto said falling iron ore prices would lead to the elimination of 125 million tonnes of iron ore supply among higher cost producers in 2014.
(Repeats with no changes to text) Clyde Russell is a Reuters columnist. The views expressed are his own.
* FTSEurofirst 300 falls 1.5 pct to lowest level since Aug