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BHP approves funding for Samarco restart

BHP approves funding for Samarco restart

BHP has approved $44 million in funding for work related to restart at Samarco

Regulation

01 NOVEMBER 2019
"Samarco currently expects to restart its operations around the end of 2020"

"Samarco currently expects to restart its operations around the end of 2020"

Vale/BHP JV licensed for reduced restart

Bulks

28 OCTOBER 2019
Brazil bans upstream tailings dams

Brazil bans upstream tailings dams

Mining agency sets August 2021 deadline for decommissioning

Politics

19 FEBRUARY 2019
BHP, Vale gain another Samarco extension

BHP, Vale gain another Samarco extension

Negotiation period extended to June 25

Regulation

23 APRIL 2018
BHP may sell Samarco stake to Vale: reports

BHP may sell Samarco stake to Vale: reports

Talks over future of stalled iron ore mine continue

M&A

04 JANUARY 2018
Another step for Samarco

Another step for Samarco

Vale announces tailings pit agreement

Central/South America

22 DECEMBER 2016