BHP Billiton Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Gambling on One Last Drill Hole Won Sirius a $1.4 Billion DealRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Bloomberg

    ... its employees have achieved." The mine, scheduled to begin production in late 2016 with agreements to supply BHP Billiton Ltd. and Trafigura Beheer NV, almost went undiscovered. Huddled around a campfire in July 2012, the Sirius exploration team had ...

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  2. Independence Group Agrees to Buy SiriusRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Bloomberg

    ... gives Independence exploration assets in the Fraser Range and Tropicana belts close to existing operations. BHP Billiton Ltd. has an agreement to buy half of Nova-Bollinger's nickel concentrate over the first three years of production, while ...

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  3. Calibre guns for transport boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Age

    ... private equity firm First Reserve, has specialised in providing rail engineering services to iron ore miners BHP Billiton and Fortescue Metals and is managing the introduction of autonomous trains for Rio Tinto in the Pilbara. It has also advised ...

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  4. On the Oregon Trail: the BHP Enforcement Action and High-Risk HospitalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | JD Supra

    ... how to implement solutions. This trend continued with the release of the SEC FCPA enforcement action involving BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) this week. First and foremost to note is that it was a SEC enforcement action involving violations of the internal ...

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  5. Gloomy Mining Chiefs See Copper-Tinted Light at End of TunnelRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | The Washington Post

    Executives of BHP Billiton Ltd., Antofagasta Plc, Rio Tinto Group, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. and Glencore Plc all pointed to copper in comments this month as the one commodity not dogged by oversupply. Demand is proving resilient, according to analysts who cite China's response to a slowdown in economic growth by sanctioning a number of previously delayed infrastructure projects.

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  6. Freeport-McMoRan Still Sees a Copper-Driven FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Investopedia

    In late 2012, Freeport-McMoRan saw an opportunity to take advantage of cheap debt to accelerate its transition to a global resources company and put itself in the upper echelons along with BHP Billiton . In fact, it really followed BHP Billiton's blueprint as it turned to oil and gas as its resources of choice to diversify its asset base.

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  7. BHP Billiton Limited Stock Rating Lowered by BMO Capital MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at HSBC downgraded shares of BHP Billiton Limited from a "hold" rating to a "reduce" rating in a research note on Tuesday.

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  8. BHP Billiton Limited Rating Increased to Hold at InvestecRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on BHP. Analysts at BMO Capital Markets downgraded shares of BHP Billiton Limited from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating in a research note on Friday.

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  9. Perth mayor's BHP giftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Yahoo!

    Perth Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi says she was advised she did not need to disclose her acceptance of $16,000 worth of flights, accommodation and Olympics tickets from BHP Billiton. The gifts were not publicly disclosed by Lisa Scaffidi but uncovered by US regulators as they looked into the mining giant's hospitality to 176 foreign government officials at the Beijing Olympics in 2008.

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  10. The Tiger And The Dragon: India And China Promise More Steel, Energy CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Seeking Alpha

    ... leaving miners re-tweaking their business plans. Last year, for example, the Rio Tinto Group (NYSE: RIO ), BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE: BHP ) in Australia, and Vale SA (NYSE: VALE ) of Brazil, to stem the tide, had stepped up low-cost output to pump up ...

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  11. The Tiger And The Dragon II: Miners Try To Take Advantage Of China's SlowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Seeking Alpha

    ... the next. Which means more supply and far less demand due to China's slowdown. The report quoted Alan Chirgwin, BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) iron ore marketing vice president, as saying steel supply was expected to rise by about 110 million metric tons ...

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  12. Commodity Traders are Watching These 3 ChartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Investopedia

    ... by analyzing the top equity holdings, which we've provided in the table below. Taking a look at the chart of BHP Billiton Ltd., you can see that the price is facing the resistance of the 200-day moving average and the upper trendline of a horizontal ...

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  13. The week in numbers to May 22Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | West Australian

    $10.9 billion - BHP Billiton spin-off South32 has became Australia's third largest miner with a $10.9 billion debut on the stock market. South32 shares hit the ASX at noon at $2.13, but lost ground in afternoon trade to close at $2.05. 68.18 per cent ...

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  14. 'I have nothing to hide': Lisa Scaffidi probe into BHP Beijing Olympics giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Perth mayor Lisa Scaffidi says she has "nothing to hide" from an expense-paid trip to the Beijing Olympics from BHP Billiton, which is now the subject of an investigation by West Australia's Crime and Corruption Commission. Ms Scaffidi told Perth radio 6PR's Mornings show on Friday she did not declare the flights and tickets, valued up to $16,000, from BHP Billiton to the 2008 Beijing Olympics after legal advice stated it did not meet council guideline terms of a gift.

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  15. Ore market issue for ACCC, says AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NEWS.com.au

    ... up whether to seek Senate support for an investigation or bring on his own legislation. There are fears BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto are manipulating the market to drive out smaller players - a claim the multinational companies deny. "The last thing ...

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  16. Australia stocks gain, with BHP, Rio higher as probe nixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | MarketWatch

    ... as saying the big banks would likely need to raise additional capital over the next couple years. Senior miners BHP Billiton Ltd. rose 0.8% and 1%, respectively, after the Australian government ditched plans to probe claims that the pair were ...

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  17. Mining chiefs see copper-tinted light at the end of the tunnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... haven't agreed on much lately as they argue about how to deal with a glut of iron ore and coal. Executives of BHP Billiton, Antofagasta, Rio Tinto, Freeport-McMoRan and Glencore all pointed to copper in comments this month as the one commodity not ...

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  18. Stocks to watch on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Age

    Mining giant BHP Billiton has been hit with a $US25 million fine for violating a bribery law by treating foreign officials to trips to the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Sales growth in Australia, Europe and the US has helped James Hardie boost its annual profit to $US291 million .

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  19. Perth mayor Lisa Scaffidi under scrutiny over mining giant BHP's largesseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Age

    Police have referred Perth mayor Lisa Scaffidi to Western Australia's corruption watchdog after US investigators found that BHP Billiton gave her flights and tickets to Beijing Olympics worth up to $16,000. The 2008 largesse was not publicly disclosed by Ms Scaffidi but discovered by US regulators as part of a wider probe into the firm's entertainment of 176 foreign government officials at the Beijing Olympics in 2008.

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  20. BHP $32m fine signals hospitality warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Age

    BHP Billiton's $US25 million fine for breaking bribery laws at the Beijing Olympics has been described as a new warning for business about corporate hospitality. However it has taken the US Securities and Exchange Commission to punish the big Australian, with the Australian Federal Police's own investigation still ongoing seven years after the event.

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