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Rio Tinto Sees Volatile Conditions Ahead
Business
Friday August 5 2016

Rio Tinto Sees Volatile Conditions Ahead

Rio Tinto has warned of tough conditions ahead after the mining giant posted its weakest underlying profit in more than a decade.

Rio to Cut 170 Jobs in Pilbara
Business
Wednesday March 16 2016

Rio to Cut 170 Jobs in Pilbara

Mining giant Rio Tinto plans to cut around 170 jobs at its Pilbara operations in Western Australia over the next few months, unions have been told.

Rio Tinto to Freeze Pay in 2016
Business
Friday January 15 2016

Rio Tinto to Freeze Pay in 2016

Mining giant Rio Tinto has put a freeze on salaries for all employees, as it hunts for savings in the face of a continuing slump in...

The Future of Construction – An Opening Sequence
Business
Wednesday July 15 2015

The Future of Construction – An Opening Sequence

Anyone who has visited the incredible city of London has used the Tube.

Is Australian Corporate Tax Too High?
Business
Friday March 27 2015

Is Australian Corporate Tax Too High?

Australian companies are taxed too highly, and politicians need to realise it's harming the economy, according to Rio Tinto chief executive Sam Walsh.

ACCC Probes Iron Ore Cartel Concerns
Mining
Thursday March 26 2015

ACCC Probes Iron Ore Cartel Concerns

Calls by Andrew "Twiggy" Forrest for Australia's biggest iron ore miners to cap production are being investigated by the competition watchdog amid concerns about potential cartel...

Time For Miners to Cut Costs
Buildings
Wednesday February 11 2015

Time For Miners to Cut Costs

Pilbara iron ore miners are among the nation's best paid workers, but Rio Tinto has told its workers that employee costs are one of a range...

Iron Ore Price Drop Clouds Rio’s Return to Profit
Mining
Wednesday January 21 2015

Iron Ore Price Drop Clouds Rio’s Return to Profit

Rio Tinto has sold more than 300 million tonnes of iron ore in a year for the first time but a 33 per cent price plunge...

Rio Tinto Reviews Bougainville Stake
Mining
Tuesday August 19 2014

Rio Tinto Reviews Bougainville Stake

Mining giant Rio Tinto is considering the future of its key stake in a company that has lost the right to mine in Bougainville.

Mining
Aug 2 2018
Rio Tinto H1 profit up 33% to $US4.4bn

Rio Tinto has delivered a 33 per cent jump in first-half net profit to $US4.38 billion ($5.9 billion), driven by a recovery in commodity prices.

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Mining
Feb 8 2018
Rio Rewards Shareholders as Profit Soars

Rio Tinto will deliver a record payout to shareholders after stronger commodity prices nearly doubled its full year profit.

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