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  1. BHP to split business on back of $14b profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    BHP Billiton will push ahead with a demerger of non-core assets that will include coal mines in Australia's Illawarra region, after reporting an improved full year profit.

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  2. BHP Billiton reports FY14 underlying profit $13.45B vs. $12.21B last yearRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Theflyonthewall.com

    BHP Billiton says continues to review Nickel West, smaller assets BHP Billiton said continues to review Nickel West, New Mexico Coal and its smaller petroleum assets.

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  3. Deckhands paid like bankers threaten iron ore port strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... lose about A$100 million (NZ$110 million) a day as a result of stoppages at Port Hedland, according to BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company. The port exports about half of the nation's shipments, forecast to reach A$76.5 billion in the ...

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  4. Australia: Shares gain 0.5% on strong earnings, miners upRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Business Times

    ... we've seen so far," said Don Williams, chief investment officer at Platypus in Sydney. Heavyweight miners BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd jumped 1 per cent and 1.4 per cent, respectively, as copper edged higher overnight. BHP Billiton is due to ...

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  5. Deckhands Paid Like Bankers Threaten Biggest Iron Ore PortRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | The Washington Post

    ... lose about A$100 million ($93 million) a day as a result of stoppages at Port Hedland, according to BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's largest mining company. The port exports about half of the nation's shipments, forecast to reach A$76.5 billion in the ...

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  6. Australia shares gain 0.5 pct on strong earnings, miners upRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Reuters

    ... we've seen so far," said Don Williams, chief investment officer at Platypus in Sydney. Heavyweight miners BHP Billiton Ltd and Rio Tinto Ltd jumped 1 percent and 1.4 percent, respectively, as copper edged higher overnight. BHP Billiton is due to ...

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  7. Asian Futures Rise as Australian Bonds Drop; Kiwi WeakensRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Bloomberg

    ... Futures on Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index (AS51) rose 0.5 percent in most recent trading, with Melbourne-based BHP Billiton Ltd., the world's largest mining company, to report earnings today, along with QBE Insurance Group Ltd. and Amcor Ltd. The NZX ...

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  8. Investors question mining cred of BHP spin-off executivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Canberra Times

    ... will have sufficient mining expertise at the top. Photo: Bloomberg Fund managers have raised questions over BHP Billiton's plan to anoint a chairman and chief with insufficient operational mining experience to sit at the helm of its planned $14 ...

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  9. Dockers Paid Like Bankers Risk Top Iron Ore Port TradeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Bloomberg

    ... lose about A$100 million ($93 million) a day as a result of stoppages at Port Hedland , according to BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) , the world's largest mining company. The port exports about half of the nation's shipments, forecast to reach A$76.5 ...

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  10. Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Reuters

    ** BHP Billiton is set to unwind what's left of its 2001 merger with South Africa's Billiton on Tuesday, bundling the remaining assets into a new company to be handed to shareholders so it can focus on its core businesses. ** Telecom Italia is ...

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  11. Indian learning solutions company opens office in AustraliaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... following its acquisition early this year of Online Learning Australia (OLLA), whose clients include AMP, ANZ, BHP Billiton, Bluescope Steel, Coles, Myer, NAB, Target, Telstra and Westpac, a statement issued by state premier office said. Dexler was ...

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  12. Investors BHP spin-off's mining credRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... will have sufficient mining expertise at the top. Photo: Bloomberg Fund managers have raised questions over BHP Billiton's plan to anoint a chairman and chief with insufficient operational mining experience to sit at the helm of its planned $14 ...

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  13. New BHP Billiton $15B Spin-off Company for Unwanted Assets to Set Up HQ in PerthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | International Business Times

    BHP Billiton will open a new spin-off company worth $15 billion, with headquarters in Perth.

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  14. BHP Billiton To Shed Non-Core Businesses, Expand Eagle Ford Shale Oil For Potential Export SalesRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Seeking Alpha

    ... As I wrote in recently about Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO ) about it being ready for the next mining cycle , BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP ) is also in reset mode in relation to cost cutting and restructuring its business to squeeze out savings. The great ...

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  15. ASX Round-Up: Market Spurred by BHP Billiton's Prospective Spin OffRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Resource Investing News

    ... at 5,566.5 points. That's a two-week high, according to The Sydney Morning Herald. Pushing the market up was BHP Billiton's (ASX: BHP ,NYSE:BHP,LSE:BLT) announcement that it wants to spin off its aluminum , nickel and manganese assets, potentially ...

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  16. Don Argus backs BHP demergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The man who merged BHP with Billiton in 2001, Don Argus, says the deal has been validated, despite the company confirming its desire to demerge most of the assets it gained from Billiton.

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  17. End of Boom Forces Miners to Review $616 Billion of DealsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Bloomberg

    A proposed spinoff by BHP Billiton Ltd. of about $15 billion in assets signals the start of a new round of disposals as the biggest mining companies adapt to the end of a boom for commodities.

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  18. U.K. Stocks Pare Gains as Ukrainian Troops Attack ConvoyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Bloomberg

    ... the FTSE 100 (UKX) Index little changed, after Ukraine said its troops attacked a Russian military convoy. BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP) gained 1.2 percent after the world's biggest mining company said it may spin off some assets. Premier Oil (PMO) Plc ...

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  19. BHP prefers doing a spinoff soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Business Journal

    Energy and mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. announced Aug. 15 that its "preferred option" is to spin off some of its non-core assets into a new company.

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  20. BHP Billiton set to spin off unwanted assetsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | UAport

    Spin-off to include aluminium, nickel, manganese, some coal assets -report Reuters Melbourne: BHP Billiton declared its preference for a demerger of its unwanted aluminium, manganese and nickel assets on Friday, setting the stage for the formation of a separate company that one report said could be worth $14 billion .

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