MELBOURNE, Nov 20 (Reuters) - BHP Billiton said on Thursday it plans to hold a shareholder vote in May 2015 on its plan to spin off its aluminium, coal, manganese and silver assets into a separate company.
the hands of low-cost majors such as Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton . Atlas Iron's business quality is low and we are pessimistic on its future. With BHP Billiton increasing its expansion plans and the three majors aggressively
ASX 200 index. The benchmark eased on Tuesday but remained near two-month peaks set at the start of the week. BHP Billiton , the world's largest mining company, said it had scrapped the sale of its Nickel West u
* BHP stuck with troubled nickel arm outside its four pillars
SYDNEY, Nov 12 (Reuters) - BHP Billiton , the world's largest mining company, said on Wednesday it had scrapped the sale of its Nickel West unit after failing to find a buyer at the right price and would continue to operate the nickel business.
demand growth fails to materialize. For instance, if Kazakhstan continues its upward growth trajectory or megaminer BHP Billiton pulls the trigger on the massive Olympic Dam expansion, the uranium market might shift from one defined by annual deficits
SINGAPORE, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Asian buyers of condensate said they would be wary of taking cargoes of the ultra-light oil that BHP Billiton Ltd plans to export from the Gulf of Mexico without explicit...
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LONDON, Oct 27 (Reuters) - BHP Billiton is planning to sell its Fayetteville shale gas assets in the United States, the mining and energy group said on Monday, in the latest effort to trim its...
LONDON, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Global miner BHP Billiton said on Monday it was considering selling its Fayetteville, Arkansas, onshore natural shale gas assets.