Currently viewing Global edition

Gold: Holding pattern

Ongoing monetary normalisation in the US and the prospect of real interest rate rises will act as powerful...

Asia

10 APRIL 2014

Oyu Tolgoi faces delay over financing

Rio Tinto-controlled Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd hinted at possible delays to the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold...

Asia

28 MARCH 2014

Analysts question major dimensions

Over the past few years, the major diversified miners have changed their spots. Once focused solely on...

Australia

28 MARCH 2014

Mongolia: Eyes on the future

  541712.mj-30-day-tri Mongolia is vast, sparsely...

Asia

18 MARCH 2014

Rio Tinto opens Processing Excellence Centre

Rio Tinto launched the latest part of its Mine of the Future programme with CEO Sam Walsh opening its...

Asia

14 MARCH 2014

Man in demand

Former Oyu Tolgoi LLC CEO Cameron McRae was appointed to two companies' boards at the end of February....

Asia

07 MARCH 2014

Back in the black

Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, Rio Tinto returned to profitability in 2013 after taking the knife...

Africa

13 FEBRUARY 2014

Rio retains Turquoise Hill stake

Rio Tinto has paid C$1.3 billion (US$1.2 billion) to buy shares in Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd, maintaining...

Asia

14 JANUARY 2014

Turquoise Hill to raise US$2.4bn for Oyu Tolgoi

Rio Tinto-controlled Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd is raising about US$2.4 billion via a rights issue...

Capital markets

15 NOVEMBER 2013

Turquoise Hill hires

Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd appointed Rowena Albones to the board as Rio Tinto's nominated director,...

Leadership

18 OCTOBER 2013

Mongolia eases mining restrictions

A Mongolian investment law that will come into effect on November 1 should make it easier for miners...

Capital markets

18 OCTOBER 2013

Copper: Hot Spots

One of the key issues in the copper market is determining how recent low copper prices and poor profitability...

Leadership

11 OCTOBER 2013