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  1. Homeowner confidence at record highsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NEWS.com.au

    ... has struck a deal to sell natural gas from its West Australian Gorgon project to South Korean giant SK Group. BHP Billiton has slashed oil and gas spending to protect its balance sheet and shareholder dividends in the face of diving commodity ...

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  2. Foreign property investment hits recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | NEWS.com.au

    ... has struck a deal to sell natural gas from its West Australian Gorgon project to South Korean giant SK Group. BHP Billiton has slashed oil and gas spending to protect its balance sheet and shareholder dividends in the face of diving commodity ...

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  3. RPT-COLUMN-BHP, Rio production show scale of commodity price challenge: RussellRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Reuters

    The latest production reports from mining giants BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto hammer home an uncomfortable truth: No matter how much output increases and costs are cut, falling commodity prices triumph. Both BHP and Rio Tinto released reports this week that met market expectations and re-affirmed production guidance for the world's top two mining companies.

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  4. Oil Rises After Biggest Drop in a Week Amid Slower U.S. DrillingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Washington Post

    Futures rose as much as 1.4 percent in New York, retracing some of yesterday's 4.7 percent slide. BHP Billiton Ltd., the largest overseas investor in U.S. shale, said it will cut the number of active drill rigs in the nation by nearly 40 percent.

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  5. BHP Billiton Flags Write-DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Wall Street Journal

    BHP Billiton Ltd. flagged up to $250 million in write-downs on its petroleum business and a sharp reduction in U.S. drilling activity, in the latest example of falling oil prices roiling a major energy producer. The world's No.

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  6. UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Wednesday January 21Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Reuters

    ... points on Tuesday, after earlier reaching its highest point since the start of 2015 at 6,640.44 points. * BHP BILLITON - The world's largest miner said on Wednesday it would cut its spending on shale drilling over the next six months as it looks to ...

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  7. HQ site for sale but clubbers still welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in the case of William Tyrell, who has been missing now for four months from Kendall, on the mid-north coast. BHP Billiton has slashed oil and gas spending to protect its balance sheet and shareholder dividends in the face of diving commodity ...

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  8. Tram-surfing teens slammed over stuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the tradesman who lives in the house police are raiding in the search for missing toddler William Tyrell. BHP Billiton has slashed oil and gas spending to protect its balance sheet and shareholder dividends in the face of diving commodity prices. ...

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  9. COLUMN-BHP, Rio production show scale of commodity price challenge: RussellRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Reuters

    The latest production reports from mining giants BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto hammer home an uncomfortable truth: No matter how much output increases and costs are cut, falling commodity prices triumph. Both BHP and Rio Tinto released reports this week that met market expectations and re-affirmed production guidance for the world's top two mining companies.

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  10. Fire in roof of CBD shopping centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | NEWS.com.au

    THE man whose house is being searched by police looking for missing three-year-old William Tyrell is a tradesman who was due to visit his grandmother's home on the day the toddler disappeared. BHP Billiton has slashed oil and gas spending to protect its balance sheet and shareholder dividends in the face of diving commodity prices.

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  11. BHP's Spinoff Offers Glencore an Alternative to Rio: Real M&ARead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Washington Post

    BHP Billiton Ltd. plans to split off assets including its silver, manganese and aluminum operations to focus on larger businesses such as iron ore. The newly formed company -- Perth, Australia-based South32 Ltd. -- may appeal to Glencore because it's being spun off near the bottom of the commodity cycle and it produces many of the same metals as the Swiss giant, said Aviate Global LLP.

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  12. BHP, biggest overseas investor in US shale, to cut rigs there by 40% on plunging oil pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Straits Times

    BHP Billiton Ltd., the biggest overseas investor in U.S. shale, will cut the number of its rigs there by about 40 per cent as plunging petroleum prices add to concerns about lower iron ore earnings. Drilling and development spending on U.S. onshore oil and gas fell to US$1.9 billion in the six months to Dec. 31 from US$2.1 billion a year ago, Melbourne-based BHP said on Wednesday in a statement.

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  13. Capstone's outlook for 2015 'disappointing,' BMO saysRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Northern Miner

    ... company is focused on optimizing the performance of its Pinto Valley asset, which it acquired from mega miner BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP; LON: BLT) for US$650 million in cash in late-April 2013. "Our current cash balance and available credit ...

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  14. BHP Cuts U.S. Shale Spending as Oil to Iron Ore Prices DeclineRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Washington Post

    BHP Billiton Ltd., the biggest overseas investor in U.S. shale, will cut the number of its rigs there by about 40 percent as plunging petroleum prices add to concerns about lower iron ore earnings. Drilling and development spending on U.S. onshore oil and gas fell to $1.9 billion in the six months to Dec. 31 from $2.1 billion a year ago, Melbourne-based BHP said today in a statement.

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  15. Australia stocks climb with iron-ore miners, airlines strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | MarketWatch

    Shares of BHP Billiton Ltd. improved by 1.8% after it reported a 16% quarterly gain in iron-ore output but also warned of up to $250 million in oil-asset writedowns. Rio Tinto Ltd. rallied 2.5% as J.P. Morgan affirmed its overweight rating, citing likely buybacks and/or special dividends, according to Dow Jones Newswires.

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  16. Winter Rally In Gold And Metals Stocks, Plus Energy Fuels' And Uranerz Energy's U3O8 MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Seeking Alpha

    ... traded uranium-focused producers worldwide. I'm not counting base metals producers with some uranium, like BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) or Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ), or miners like Uranium One that are now private or government-owned. As more discover ...

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  17. A Production Cut By Vale Could Eventually Increase The Price Of Iron Ore AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Besides Vale, Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ) plans to raise capacity from 290 mmt in 2014 to 360 mmt in 2017, and BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP )(NYSE: BBL ) from 225 mmt to 290 mmt over the same period. A price of US$60 is forecast by some analysts and could ...

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  18. Australian market set to open higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | NEWS.com.au

    ... of further European Central Bank stimulus and better investor confidence in Germany. Locally, mining giant BHP Billiton releases its December quarter production report and in economic news, the Westpac/Melbourne Institute Survey of Consumer ...

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  19. Rio Tinto reports record Australia iron-ore volumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | MarketWatch

    ... last year, triggered largely by the surge in supply from Australian mines. Rio Tinto's Australian competitors, BHP Billiton Ltd. and Fortescue Metals Group Ltd., also raised production sharply. BHP Billiton, the world's third-largest iron-ore miner, ...

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  20. Australia stocks nudge lower ahead of China dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | MarketWatch

    ... shipments rose roughly 35% but also cutting its capex outlook, according to Dow Jones Newswires. Shares of BHP Billiton Ltd. lost 1% each, with Rio not spared despite posting a larger-than-forecast 11% increase in full-year iron-ore output. Over ...

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