Rio pours cold water on JV walk-out rumours

DESPITE news reports to the contrary, Rio Tinto continues to deny it is planning to pull out of the planned $US116 billion ($A119 billion) iron ore joint venture with BHP Billiton in the Pilbara.

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In a statement, the major said its board had not made any final decisions about possible outcomes or next steps relating to the proposed JV.

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