More disciplined approach as Rio posts loss

SAM Walsh has presided over his first set of financial results as the boss of Rio Tinto, delivering a net loss of $US3 billion ($A2.9 billion), while setting out his priorities as leader.

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Underlying earnings were $9.3 billion, down by $5.3 billion due to commodity prices, while the loss was delivered after $14 billion in impairments.

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