BHP weighing up portfolio options

BHP weighing up portfolio options

BHP Billiton says it is actively studying the next phase of the simplification of its portfolio after...

Capital markets

01 APRIL 2014
Bauxite Resources releases maiden WA resource

Bauxite Resources releases maiden WA resource

BAUXITE Resources has announced a maiden resource estimate for its Dionysus bauxite project in Western...

Capital markets

24 MARCH 2014
Coal player bets on Qld bauxite - again

Coal player bets on Qld bauxite - again

METROCOAL sent shares in Cape Alumina skyrocketing 110% today on news it intends to take control of...

Capital markets

18 MARCH 2014
Qld puts Aurukun on ice

Qld puts Aurukun on ice

THE Queensland government has put the massive Aurukun bauxite project on hold after deeming that two...

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12 MARCH 2014
Worker killed at Gove

Worker killed at Gove

A WORKER has been killed at Rio Tinto's Gove alumina operation in Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory....

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26 FEBRUARY 2014
Alumina turns profit in rocky year

Alumina turns profit in rocky year

ALUMINA Limited posted a net profit after tax of $US500,000 ($A554,500) for 2013 compared to a loss of...

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20 FEBRUARY 2014
Alcoa closures to hit 980 workers

Alcoa closures to hit 980 workers

ABOUT 980 Alcoa workers will lose their jobs as the company moves to close its Point Henry aluminium...

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18 FEBRUARY 2014
Q4 net loss and $432M in bribery fines for Alcoa

Q4 net loss and $432M in bribery fines for Alcoa

ALCOA has posted a net loss for the quarter after agreeing to settlement payments totalling $US384 million...

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10 JANUARY 2014
Rio moves to suspend production at Gove

Rio moves to suspend production at Gove

RIO Tinto has suspended alumina production at its Gove operation and will focus on mining bauxite at...

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29 NOVEMBER 2013
Rio cutbacks at Gove loom

Rio cutbacks at Gove loom

RIO Tinto is expected to begin a wind down of its struggling Gove alumina plant in the Northern Territory...

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26 NOVEMBER 2013
Pisolite Hills on hold as merger fizzles

Pisolite Hills on hold as merger fizzles

CAPE Alumina has suspended work at its Pisolite Hills bauxite project in Queensland and a merger related...

Capital markets

22 NOVEMBER 2013
Clouds gather over Qld bauxite

Clouds gather over Qld bauxite

DEVELOPMENT of the Pisolite Hills bauxite project is in doubt, with the Queensland Resources Council...

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21 NOVEMBER 2013