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  1. Australia shares edge up to near 6-year high ahead of Anzac DayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... kept to the sidelines ahead of a holiday on Friday and after Wall Street eased overnight. Index heavyweights BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd edged ahead as nickel prices jumped to their highest in more than 14 months. Atlas Iron Ltd jumped 3.7 ...

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  2. U.S. SEC wins asset freeze vs ex-Santander exec in insider caseRead the original story

    Wednesday | Reuters

    ... According to the SEC, CaA as learned on Aug. 5, 2010, that Santander was helping Anglo-Australian mining group BHP Billiton Ltd prepare a bid for Potash and tipped co-defendant Julio MarA n Ugedo, a close friend and fellow resident of Spain who is ...

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  3. India Removes Ban on Iron Ore Mining in Goa, Iron Prices Continue DeclineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Resource Investing News

    ... annually, Reuters reported . The rule change follows news that Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ,LSE:RIO,ASX:RIO) and BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ,LSE:BLT,ASX:BHP) plan to step up iron ore production this year, meaning that exports from Goa will only add to already ...

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  4. BHP Billiton Ltd Is an Efficiency MachineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Motley Fool

    ... miners had huge expansion projects in the works and faced some tough choices. Australian-Dutch mining giant BHP Billiton ( ) , BHP began preparations early on. Readily acknowledging that in leaner times miners do well only by reducing costs (both ...

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  5. BHP Billiton Limited Receives Buy Rating from Deutsche BankRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... on Tuesday, American Banking News reports. They currently have a $43.50 price objective on the stock. Shares of BHP Billiton Limited ( ASX:BHP ) traded down 0.01% on Tuesday, hitting A$38.005. 2,658,257 shares of the company's stock traded hands. ...

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  6. Newcrest Mining cuts 208 jobs amid cost-cuttingRead the original story

    Wednesday | MarketWatch

    ... including Lihir and Cadia East in eastern Australia. Some of the world's largest resources companies, including BHP Billiton Ltd. and Anglo American PLC, have been cutting spending, shelving major projects and looking to run existing operations ...

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  7. Australia shares up 0.5 pct, banks & Wall St support subdued marketRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Reuters

    ... up hefty supply. Index heavyweight Rio Tinto Ltd lost 0.8 percent, while OZ Minerals Ltd dropped 0.9 percent. BHP Billiton Ltd slipped 0.1 percent. The S&P/ASX 200 index advanced for its fourth consecutive session of gains, up 27.1 points at 5,481.3 ...

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  8. Markets Live: Banks buoy marketRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | The Age

    Shares trade higher with gains in the Big Four offsetting weakness among miners after iron ore fell on dwindling hopes of Chinese stimulus.

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  9. BHP Billiton Ltd Shows No Mercy for Weaker ProducersRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Motley Fool

    ... remain oversupplied, most producers are hoping for production cuts. However, they can expect no mercy from BHP Billiton ( ) , which has recently increased its full-year production guidance for both iron ore and met coal. The company has raised its ...

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  10. Investors Watchful as Copper Market Sees Modest GainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Resource Investing News

    ... roughly 450,000 tonnes of copper annually in its first five years of production. Meanwhile, major global miner BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP ) reported a 5 percent drop in copper production for the three months ended March 31 in a year-over-year ...

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  11. Will BHP try again for PotashCorp? No one will sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Regina Leader Post

    The business community continues to mull over speculation that BHP Billiton Ltd. may make another bid for PotashCorp of Saskatchewan Inc. The business community continues to mull over speculation that BHP Billiton Ltd. may make another bid for PotashCorp of Saskatchewan Inc. Tim Tiberio, an analyst at Miller Tabak & Co.

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  12. Iron Ore Seen Slumping as StanChart Advises Bets on DeclinesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Washington Post

    ... wrote in the report. Global iron ore output is forecast to outstrip demand in 2014 after companies including BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group expanded capacity. The seaborne market will switch into a surplus during this quarter, Goldman Sachs ...

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  13. Green tipped to take over from Anderson at CARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Age

    ... - it will initially be reduced to an interim body of three before a full renewal - and CEO. Former NAB and BHP Billiton boss Don Argus is among the nominations for committee members, along with Netball Australia and Victorian Institute of Sport ...

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  14. Iron Ore Decline Seen as StanChart Recommends Bets on LossesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Washington Post

    ... wrote in the report. Global iron ore output is forecast to outstrip demand in 2014 after companies including BHP Billiton Ltd. and Rio Tinto Group expanded capacity. The seaborne market will switch into a surplus during this quarter, Goldman Sachs ...

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  15. Woodside output rises, but no Leviathan deal yetRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | MarketWatch

    ... supply. The update on Leviathan came as Woodside--Australia's second-biggest oil company by production behind BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP.AU) -- said revenue for the three months through March rose to US$1.68 billion. The increase was driven largely by ...

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  16. BHP Needs Rebound Not Spinoffs Amid Metal Slump: Real M&ARead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Bloomberg

    A spinoff of BHP Billiton Ltd.'s least-loved assets may do little for shareholders of the world's largest mining company.

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  17. BHP Billiton Increases Iron Ore Production, Vies for China Market ShareRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Resource Investing News

    Reuters reported that BHP Billiton plans to raise its production of iron ore this year in an attempt to acquire more of the Chinese market for the metal.

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  18. Asian Stocks Rise as Telcos Advance, Investors Weigh China DataRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Washington Post

    ... changed and New Zealand's NZX 50 Index advanced 0.3 percent. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index added 0.6 percent as BHP Billiton Ltd. reported third- quarter iron-ore output gained 23 percent, beating expectations. BHP's stock rose 0.4 percent to ...

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  19. Leighton Bears at Two-Year High as Hochtief Lifts StakeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Bloomberg

    ... said the German company couldn't immediately provide comment. Leighton builds infrastructure at coal mines for BHP Billiton Ltd., is erecting a casino hotel in Macau for Wynn Resorts Ltd., and is constructing parts of a natural gas export terminal ...

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  20. BHP Raises Annual Iron Ore Estimate After Quarterly GainRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Washington Post

    BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's biggest mining company, raised its full-year iron ore production guidance after third-quarter output gained 23 percent to beat analyst expectations.

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