Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto in the race to buy Potash Corp’s stake in Chilean lithium producer SQM

22 Nov 2017

Rio Tinto’s former CEO faces fraud charges in African coal mine deal

18 Oct 2017

US authorities have filed fraud charges against Rio Tinto and former executives Tom Albanese and Guy Elliot over the 2014 sale of the company’s African coal assets for $50 million, three years after its $3.7 billion acquisition

Rio Tinto completes sale of subsidiary Coal & Allied Industries Ltd

02 Sep 2017

Rio Tinto’s H1 profit more than doubles to $3.94 bn

02 Aug 2017

The Ango-Australian mining giant rewarded shareholders with a bumper dividend totalling $2 billion and an additional share buyback of $500 million, taking total payout to $2.5 billion

Glencore raises bid for Rio Tinto’s Coal & Allied unit to $2.675 bn

24 Jun 2017

Several suitors keen to buy Rio Tinto’s Queensland coking coal assets

08 May 2017

Rio Tinto exits Bunder diamond project in MP, gifts it to state government

08 Feb 2017

Rio Tinto approached for its remaining Australian coal mines worth A$2 bn

02 Feb 2017

Rio Tinto to sell Coal & Allied to China’s Yancoal Australia for up to $2.45 bn

24 Jan 2017

Rio Tinto to sell some Scottish aluminum assets to SIMEC for $410 mn

26 Nov 2016

Rio Tinto to exit Simandou iron ore project with stake sale to Chinalco

31 Oct 2016

Rio Tinto approves $5.3 bn Oyu Tolgoi mine expansion in Mongolia

09 May 2016

The Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia's Gobi desert is thought to be one of the world's largest untapped copper and gold deposits

Rio Tinto close to securing $4-bn for Mongolian copper project

14 Dec 2015

A group of 15 global banks have agreed to fund Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto's prolific OyuTolgoi copper and gold project in Mongolia

Rio Tinto sees India, SE Asia to drive steel growth

05 Nov 2015

Global mining giant Rio Tinto Plc is looking to emerging markets in India and South East Asia for long-term demand for iron ore, the company’s iron ore head Andrew Harding said on Thursday morning

Rio Tinto to sell 40% stake in Bengalla coal mine to New Hope Corp for $606 mn

01 Oct 2015

Rio Tinto’s revamped Canadian aluminium smelter goes on stream

09 Jul 2015

Rio Tinto exits Zimbabwe selling off diamond and coal assets

29 Jun 2015

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Plc has sold its entire stake in Zimbabwe diamond and coal mines to local mining groups, to focus on its core diamond operations elsewhere

BHP, Rio Tinto questioned over Singapore marketing hubs

11 Apr 2015

Rio Tinto nears $6-bn deal with Mongolia on Oyu Tolgoi copper mine

07 Apr 2015

Oyu Tolgoi, one of the world’s largest copper-gold deposits, has the potential to generate a third of Mongolia’s GDP when it reaches full production in 2021, according to the International Monetary Fund’s estimate

Rio Tinto to cut 1,500 jobs amidst price slump

27 Mar 2015

It is expected that the bulk of the job cuts will come from Western Australia, where the company’s iron ore operations are concentrated

Rio Tinto to invest $350 mn in Canada’s Diavik diamond mine

27 Nov 2014

Rio Tinto’s $5-bn expansion of Mongolian Oyu Tolgoi copper mine delayed once againc

10 Nov 2014

Rio Tinto squashes speculation on Glencore merger

07 Oct 2014

ICVL to acquire Rio Tinto’s Mozambique coal mine for $50 mn

30 Jul 2014

Vedanta appoints former Rio Tinto chief Tom Albanese as CEO

06 Mar 2014

Vedanta Resources stock rose to its highest level in two weeks after the company appointed former Rio Tinto chief as its CEO