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Turquoise Hill brings in Lane

Turquoise Hill brings in Lane

Former Anglo and BHP man to steer Turquoise Hill operations

Leadership

22 JANUARY 2016
Rio gently applies the brakes

Rio gently applies the brakes

Amid a steep fall in iron ore prices, industry giant reins back rhetoric

Production

19 JANUARY 2016
Going deeper underground

Going deeper underground

Finance pledge puts Oyu Tolgoi underground one step closer

Pic of the week

16 DECEMBER 2015
Switch in focus for China, and Rio

Switch in focus for China, and Rio

Copper hard-wired into mining major's DNA

Miner's right

21 SEPTEMBER 2015
Oyu Tolgoi stage-two moves a step closer

Oyu Tolgoi stage-two moves a step closer

Huge copper-gold project gets government backing to proceed to financing stage

Asia

18 SEPTEMBER 2015

Rio forecasts 6Mt copper shortfall

Deficit looms as mines go offline and grades plummet around the world

Asia

02 JULY 2015

Natixis sees stronger market fundamentals

French bank challenges - and changes - bearish view on copper

Leadership

05 JUNE 2015

Rio free to make or break OT

Agreement on new development phase for massive project could be turning point for Mongolia mining

Asia

02 JUNE 2015

Mongolia, Rio break deadlock over Oyu Tolgoi

The next phase of development of one of the world's largest copper deposits has moved a step closer

Asia

19 MAY 2015

Green light for Oyu Tolgoi second phase

Mongolia, Rio Tinto on verge of ending two-year dispute over expansion

Asia

08 APRIL 2015

Nord Gold appoints Golden

Russia and Africa-focused gold miner adds former Rio exploration man to team

Leadership

02 APRIL 2015

Do oil and mining mix?

However, the past three years have seen several large mining companies, BHP Billiton, Freeport-McMoRan,...

Humphreys

25 NOVEMBER 2014