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  1. UPDATE 1-The end battle? Big iron ore miners tighten grip on marketRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Reuters

    The world's big three iron ore miners appear to be entering the final phase of a fight to increase market share in China as massive expansions drive more high-cost rivals out of business. The global giants have met stubborn resistance after many big Chinese miners kept producing despite weaker iron ore prices, helping push prices far lower than Rio Tinto , BHP Billiton and Vale envisaged when they began to flood the world with ore two years ago.

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  2. Nuclear Taboo Under Review in Uranium-Rich Australia: EnergyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Washington Post

    ... change, the government is weighing whether to reverse its long-held ban. The state of South Australia, where BHP Billiton Ltd. operates the Olympic Dam mine, is setting up a royal commission to evaluate nuclear power's impact on both the region's ...

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  3. The end battle? Big iron ore miners tighten grip on marketRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Reuters

    The world's big three iron ore miners appear to be entering the final phase of a fight to increase market share in China as massive expansions drive more high-cost rivals out of business. The global giants have met stubborn resistance after many big Chinese miners kept producing despite weaker iron ore prices, helping push prices far lower than Rio Tinto , BHP Billiton and Vale envisaged when they began to flood the world with ore two years ago.

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  4. Australia stocks lose opening gain amid Greek uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | MarketWatch

    ... llion writedown as oil prices slump. On the other hand, the market got some support from the major miners, with BHP Billiton Ltd.

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  5. New Chairman Appointed to Lead Balfour Beatty BoardRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Pressat

    ... from the University of Sydney. In 1995 he was appointed Chief Executive of BTR Nylex and in 1997 he joined BHP Billiton where he was President BHP Petroleum from 1997 to 2003 and Group President Energy from 2004 to 2006. Balfour Beatty is a leading ...

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  6. Balfour Beatty selects Aiken as chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Financial Times

    ... new chief financial officer was appointed at the beginning of this month. Australian Mr Aiken, a former head of BHP Billiton 's energy business, said he was looking forward to taking on the role and "setting the business back on the course of value ...

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  7. U.K. Stocks Decline as Tsipras Reiterates Anti-Bailout PledgesRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | The Washington Post

    ... as 1.1 percent as miners and energy shares rallied. BP Plc and BG Group Plc rose more than 1.4 percent, while BHP Billiton Ltd. and Glencore Plc gained at least 2.5 percent. The measure advanced 1.5 percent last week. Alexis Tsipras, the leader of ...

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  8. How To Make Money In The Dry Bulk Sector?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Seeking Alpha

    ... price last year, thanks to 'ruthless' production by giants like Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ), Vale (NYSE: VALE ) and BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) in Australia and Brazil - two countries with the largest iron ore reserves in the world. At the end of December, ...

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  9. Asian Stocks Drop After China Trade Data; Topix Gains on YenRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | The Washington Post

    ... the region's biggest economy. Japanese equities rallied on a weaker yen after U.S. payrolls topped estimates. BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's largest mining company, lost 1 percent in Sydney as materials and energy shares retreated. Olympus Corp. ...

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  10. Australia stocks creep lower as miners fall on China dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | MarketWatch

    Australian stocks receded in early Monday trade, with a heavy drop in imports from China -- the nation's top trading partner -- helping depress the top miners and send the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 down 0.2% after edging 0.2% higher on Friday. Following data out Sunday showing a sharp 20% fall in China's January imports amid softness in raw-materials purchases, Australian miners pulled back, with BHP Billiton Ltd. saw a slightly milder loss of 0.7% as J.P. Morgan predicted the mining major would announce an up-to-US$2-billion share repurchase when it issues its full-year results on Thursday, Dow Jones Newswires reported.

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  11. need2know: Local shares poised for flat startRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... the worst performers of the 19 industry groups on the Stoxx 600, with Rio Tinto Group falling 1.6 per cent and BHP Billiton Ltd. also losing 1.6 per cent. Rocket Internet, the startup investor founded by Germany's Samwer brothers, bought a minority ...

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  12. China's Iron Ore Imports Shrink as Steel Mills Scale Back OutputRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 7 | The Washington Post

    ... Slowing steel demand in China, the world's biggest iron ore consumer, and rising low-cost supplies from BHP Billiton Ltd., Rio Tinto Group and Vale SA triggered a 47 percent collapse in prices last year. Mills are shutting earlier than normal amid ...

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  13. Energold Drilling Gives You The Opportunity To Buy $1 For $0.75Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Seeking Alpha

    ... includes many of the world's largest mining companies. For example, the firm serves Barrick Gold (NYSE: ABX ), BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ), Goldcorp (NYSE: GG ), Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ), Newmont Mining (NYSE: NEM ) and many others. In conclusion, it is ...

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  14. BHP Billiton Stock's Role In A Dividend Growth PortfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Seeking Alpha

    The impact of the strong dollar on BHP Billiton is complicated and easy to underestimate: its output is priced in dollars. As a leading global resource company, BHP Billiton is widely followed and well-known.

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  15. Iron Ore Seen Below $40 by Andy Xie as China Steel Demand DropsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | The Washington Post

    ... collapsed 47 percent in 2014 and extended declines this year as surging low-cost output from Rio Tinto Group, BHP Billiton Ltd. and Vale SA spurred a glut just as growth in China slowed. China expanded at the weakest pace last year since 1990 amid a ...

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  16. Power Cuts Risk Output as African Miners Gather in Cape TownRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | The Washington Post

    ... said Shaun Nel of the Energy Intensive Users Group of Southern Africa, whose members include the local units of BHP Billiton Ltd. The industry will meet in Cape Town next week for the annual Investing in African Mining Indaba, the continent's ...

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  17. Miners Confront China Growth Fear as Boom Era Fades: CommoditiesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | The Washington Post

    ... weaken much further from current levels." Growth in Chinese demand for copper will outpace that of steel and BHP Billiton Ltd. is already adjusting its future spending plans to reflect this, CEO Andrew Mackenzie said in December. The company has ...

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  18. Power crunch taking toll on minersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Iol.co.za

    ... said Shaun Nel of the Energy Intensive Users Group of Southern Africa, whose members include the local units of BHP Billiton Ltd. The industry will meet in Cape Town next week for the 20th annual Investing in African Mining Indaba, the continent's ...

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  19. Beyond Bali: The secret jewels of JavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... as Billiton) was known primarily for its tin and pepper industries - which is where Australian mining giant BHP Billiton got part of its name. On the first day we zoom down the central highway to the beach, passing only the occasional car and ...

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  20. Rio's $20bn iron ore project set to advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Iol.co.za

    ... have been put into question as prices tumbled 49 percent over the past year, to its lowest since May 28, 2009. BHP Billiton Ltd, the biggest miner, has declared the era of spending as over as producers complete a $120-billion spree to boost the ...

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