Rio faces taxing times in Mongolia

RIO Tinto’s December quarter production report detailed a solid performance across all of the group’s major commodities, writes Barry FitzGerald.

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But the report was marred by the disclosure that the Mongolian government was chasing an additional US$155 million in taxes from the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine.