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Market Watch
BHP to spend $900 mln on exploration in FY 2017SYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) plans to spend roughly US$900 million, or al
BHP to spend $900 mln on exploration in FY 2017
Market Watch / Posted 23 hours ago
SYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) plans to spend roughly US$900 million, or almost one-fifth of its total capital budget, exploring for commodities in the year through June, 2017, said the company's head of geoscience, Laura Tyler. In the first... Read more
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Market Watch
BHP to slash coal costs on optimistic outlookSYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) outlined plans to cut costs further in its c
BHP to slash coal costs on optimistic outlook
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
SYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) outlined plans to cut costs further in its coal business, although it was optimistic about future demand for the commodity and said all of its mines are generating positive cash flow despite a prolonged market... Read more
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Sky News Australia
BHP plans further coal cost cutsBHP Billiton Ltd. outlined plans to cut costs further in its coal business, alt
BHP plans further coal cost cuts
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
BHP Billiton Ltd. outlined plans to cut costs further in its coal business, although it was optimistic about future demand for the commodity and said all of its mines are generating positive cash flow despite a prolonged market downturn. The miner... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Soar, Pound Surges Most Since 2008 As Brexit Odds Tumblejust under 10,000. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index rose 1.7 percent, led by gains i
Global Stocks Soar, Pound Surges Most Since 2008 As Brexit Odds Tumble
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
just under 10,000. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index rose 1.7 percent, led by gains in raw-materials producers and energy stocks. BHP Billiton Ltd., the world’s largest mining company, gained 4.4 percent in Sydney. Its Brazilian joint venture with Vale SA... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Delay of world's biggest robot dims zeal to automate mine trainsas the industry seeks methods to extend cost cuts as iron ore prices have tumbl
Delay of world's biggest robot dims zeal to automate mine trains
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
as the industry seeks methods to extend cost cuts as iron ore prices have tumbled 74 percent from a record in 2011. BHP Billiton Ltd., which in 2014 suggested it might start using automated trains, has "no immediate plans to adopt driverless... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Push for Gobi riches spurs Turquoise Hill to biggest miner rallyat Oyu Tolgoi may signal where the industry is going. As the big miners look to
Push for Gobi riches spurs Turquoise Hill to biggest miner rally
The Globe and Mail / Posted 10 days ago
at Oyu Tolgoi may signal where the industry is going. As the big miners look to a rebound in commodities, Rio and rival BHP Billiton Ltd. have identified copper as a key focus for growth, flagging the metal as a priority by examining potential... Read more
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Market Watch
Brazil police: BHP, Vale JV at fault for dam breakPolice said Thursday. Top executives at Samarco Mineração, the joint venture b
Brazil police: BHP, Vale JV at fault for dam break
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
Police said Thursday. Top executives at Samarco Mineração, the joint venture between global mining giants Vale SA and BHP Billiton Ltd., for years were aware of cracks and drainage problems at the Fundão tailings dam that collapsed Nov. 5, the... Read more
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Market Watch
Brazil police blame BHP, Vale in dam disasterPolice said Thursday. Top executives at Samarco Mineração, the joint venture b
Brazil police blame BHP, Vale in dam disaster
Market Watch / Posted 18 days ago
Police said Thursday. Top executives at Samarco Mineração, the joint venture between global mining giants Vale SA and BHP Billiton Ltd., for years were aware of cracks and drainage problems at the so-called Fundão tailings dam that collapsed... Read more
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Market Watch
BHP to sell Indonesia coal assets to AdaroSYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. said it has agreed to sell its coal interests in Indo
BHP to sell Indonesia coal assets to Adaro
Market Watch / Posted 20 days ago
SYDNEY--BHP Billiton Ltd. said it has agreed to sell its coal interests in Indonesia to a unit of PT Adaro Energy Tbk, as the world's biggest mining company by value narrows its focus to fewer, larger projects. BHP said on Tuesday it intends to sell... Read more
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Market Watch
Iron-ore exports from Port Hedland rise 4.5%May 2015, exports of the steelmaking commodity totaled 38.0 million tons. Some
Iron-ore exports from Port Hedland rise 4.5%
Market Watch / Posted 20 days ago
May 2015, exports of the steelmaking commodity totaled 38.0 million tons. Some of the country's largest miners including BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd. (FMG.AU) use Port Hedland. The port is located in Australia's... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
The Market’s Biggest Gains are in These Unlikely Stocksstocks On any given day, the market’s biggest movers are the stocks you’ve lik
The Market’s Biggest Gains are in These Unlikely Stocks
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 21 days ago
stocks On any given day, the market’s biggest movers are the stocks you’ve likely never heard of. They aren’t stocks like BHP Billiton Ltd [ASX:BHP], Telstra Corporation Ltd [ASX:TLS], or Commonwealth Bank of Australia [ASX:CBA]. They aren’t... Read more
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The Age
Commodities enter bull market as oil, soy and zinc Support Rallycosts and deterred them from raising output, driving up the London stock prices
Commodities enter bull market as oil, soy and zinc Support Rally
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
costs and deterred them from raising output, driving up the London stock prices of miners including Anglo American Plc, BHP Billiton Ltd., and Glencore Plc. In the agricultural world, which has suffered from excess production in the last few... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Commodities enter bull market as oil, soy and zinc Support Rallycosts and deterred them from raising output, driving up the London stock prices
Commodities enter bull market as oil, soy and zinc Support Rally
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
costs and deterred them from raising output, driving up the London stock prices of miners including Anglo American Plc, BHP Billiton Ltd., and Glencore Plc. In the agricultural world, which has suffered from excess production in the last few... Read more
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26d
Market Watch
Rio Tinto excited by Serbian lithium projectand caused share prices for some of those companies to rocket. While several o
Rio Tinto excited by Serbian lithium project
Market Watch / Posted 26 days ago
and caused share prices for some of those companies to rocket. While several of Rio Tinto's large peers, including BHP Billiton Ltd., have said the market is still likely to be too small to pique their interest, the Anglo-Australian miner... Read more
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University of Queensland
Passion, persistence and drive the keys to business successUQ’s first Chair of Finance. Mr Broomhead is Chair of Asciano Ltd, Chair elect
Passion, persistence and drive the keys to business success
University of Queensland / Posted 27 days ago
UQ’s first Chair of Finance. Mr Broomhead is Chair of Asciano Ltd, Chair elect of Orica, and a non-executive director of BHP Billiton Ltd and BHP Billiton Plc. Speaking to a group of business, economics and engineering students, Mr Broomhead... Read more
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Canberra Times
A tale of two gluts: oil and iron ore cross $US50 on opposite pathsbearish on iron ore, forecasting persistent oversupply on rising output from th
A tale of two gluts: oil and iron ore cross $US50 on opposite paths
Canberra Times / Posted 1 months ago
bearish on iron ore, forecasting persistent oversupply on rising output from the top miners like Brazil's Vale SA and BHP Billiton Ltd. as well as Gina Rinehart's Roy Hill project in Australia. "It takes a long time to turn output in mining... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Oil hits 'sweet spot' at $50 a barrel for first time since Novemberin three months. Futures on the S&P 500 were also little changed. ArcelorMitta
Oil hits 'sweet spot' at $50 a barrel for first time since November
Dallas Morning News / Posted 1 months ago
in three months. Futures on the S&P 500 were also little changed. ArcelorMittal, Anglo American Plc, Antofagasta Plc and BHP Billiton Ltd. rose more than 3.4 percent, helping lead gains among commodity producers. European banks fell, with Banco... Read more

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