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Rio Tinto PLC (RIO.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Rio Tinto Awards Contract Close To $30 Mln To Onsite Rental Group
Thursday, 6 Jun 2019 

June 6 (Reuters) - Rio Tinto Ltd ::RIO TINTO - AWARDED CONTRACT CLOSE TO $30 MILLION TO ONSITE RENTAL GROUP TO PROVIDE ANCILLARY AND LIGHT MOBILE EQUIPMENT OVER NEXT THREE YEARS..  Full Article

Rio Tinto Issues Exploration Update For Winu Project
Wednesday, 5 Jun 2019 

June 6 (Reuters) - Rio Tinto Ltd ::ISSUES EXPLORATION UPDATE FOR WINU PROJECT.CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE TO ASSAYS DUE TO ONGOING QUALITY CONTROL AND ASSURANCE PROCEDURES, AND CHANGES IN ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES.NEXT PHASE OF REVERSE CIRCULATION AND DIAMOND DRILLING IS UNDERWAY AT WINU PROJECT.RESULTS OF REVERSE CIRCULATION AND DIAMOND DRILLING WILL BE REPORTED IN A SUBSEQUENT RELEASE IN QUARTER 3, 2019.  Full Article

Rio Tinto Sees 2019 Operating Cash Flow Of $16 Bln At Spot Prices
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 

May 14 (Reuters) - Rio Tinto Ltd ::RIO TINTO LTD SEES 2019 OPERATING CASH FLOW OF $16 BILLION AT SPOT PRICES.  Full Article

Rio Tinto Say Co To Develop New Targets For Reduction Of Greenhouse Gas Emissions In 2019
Thursday, 9 May 2019 

May 9 (Reuters) - Rio Tinto Ltd ::DURING 2019, CO WILL DEVELOP NEW TARGETS FOR REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS PRODUCED BY ITS OPERATIONS.  Full Article

Steelworkers Take ABI Lockout Battle to Global Stage
Friday, 5 Apr 2019 

April 5 (Reuters) - Alcoa Corp ::STEELWORKERS TAKE ABI LOCKOUT BATTLE TO GLOBAL STAGE.UNITED STEELWORKERS - TO SUPPORT LOCKED-OUT WORKERS AT ABI ALUMINUM SMELTER IN BÉCANCOUR, QUE.UNITED STEELWORKERS - ABI HAS SINCE REJECTED ANY RESUMPTION OF NEGOTIATIONS WITH UNION.  Full Article

Antipa Minerals Says Rio Tinto Confirmed Commitment To Citadel Project Farm-In & JV
Tuesday, 26 Mar 2019 

March 27 (Reuters) - Antipa Minerals Ltd ::RIO TINTO HAS CONFIRMED ITS COMMITMENT TO CITADEL PROJECT FARM-IN AND JOINT VENTURE.CITADEL JV WITH AN INDICATIVE BUDGET OF $3.4 MILLION ALLOCATED TO 2019 CALENDAR YEAR EXPLORATION PROGRAMME.UNDER TERMS OF JV, RIO TINTO CAN FUND UP TO $60 MILLION OF EXPLORATION EXPENDITURE TO EARN UP TO 75% INTEREST IN ANTIPA'S CITADEL PROJECT.  Full Article

Rio Tinto Deploys Autohaul At Its Iron Ore Operations In Western Australia
Thursday, 27 Dec 2018 

Dec 28 (Reuters) - Rio Tinto Ltd ::RIO TINTO SAYS IT HAS DEPLOYED ITS AUTONOMOUS TRAIN PROJECT, AUTOHAUL, AT ITS IRON ORE OPERATIONS IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA.RIO TINTO SAYS IT DOES NOT EXPECT TO MAKE ANY REDUNDANCIES IN 2019 AS RESULT OF DEPLOYMENT OF AUTOHAUL.  Full Article

Rio Tinto Completes Sale Of Grasberg Interest
Sunday, 23 Dec 2018 

Dec 24 (Reuters) - Rio Tinto Ltd ::COMPLETES SALE OF GRASBERG INTEREST.RIO TINTO HAS COMPLETED SALE OF ITS ENTIRE INTEREST IN GRASBERG MINE IN INDONESIA FOR $3.5 BILLION.WILL ANNOUNCE HOW PROCEEDS FROM SALE WILL BE ALLOCATED IN 2018 FY RESULTS.  Full Article

Atalaya Mining Updates On Result Of Appeal In Astor Case
Thursday, 1 Nov 2018 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Atalaya Mining PLC ::ATALAYA MINING PLC - RESULT OF APPEAL.ATALAYA MINING PLC - JUDGMENT WAS HANDED DOWN IN ASTOR CASE IN COURT OF APPEAL EARLIER TODAY.ATALAYA MINING PLC - COURT OF APPEAL CONFIRMED RULING FROM HIGH COURT MADE ON 6 MARCH 2017, WHICH WAS ANNOUNCED BY COMPANY.ATALAYA - OTHER THAN $10 MILLION A YEAR REQUIRED FOR NON-PROYECTO RIOTINTO EXPENSES, ATALAYA RIOTINTO CANNOT MAKE MONEY DISTRIBUTION LENT BY HOLDING CO.ATALAYA - WILL NOT ASK FOR PERMISSION TO APPEAL FOR ASTOR CASE AND EXCESS CASH WILL BE USED TO PAY DEFERRED CONSIDERATION.  Full Article

Rio Tinto Posts Qtrly Pilbara Iron Ore Shipments (100 Pct Basis) Of 81.9 Mt
Monday, 15 Oct 2018 

Oct 16 (Reuters) - Rio Tinto Ltd ::QTRLY PILBARA IRON ORE PRODUCTION (100 PERCENT BASIS) 82.5 MT VERSUS 85.0 MT A YEAR AGO.QTRLY PILBARA IRON ORE SHIPMENTS (100 PERCENT BASIS) 81.9 MT VERSUS 85.8 MT A YEAR AGO.QTRLY MINED COPPER PRODUCTION 159.7 KT VERSUS 120.6 KT A YEAR AGO.QTRLY ALUMINIUM PRODUCTION 880 KT VERSUS 887 KT A YEAR AGO.EXPECTED SHARE OF MINED COPPER PRODUCTION FOR 2018 EXPECTED TO BE AT UPPER END OF PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED RANGE.EXPECTED SHARE OF BAUXITE PRODUCTION IN 2018 HAS BEEN REVISED TO UPPER END OF PREVIOUS GUIDANCE RANGE AT BETWEEN 50 AND 51 MILLION TONNES.FY18 ALUMINIUM GUIDANCE IS REVISED TO BETWEEN 3.4 AND 3.5 MILLION TONNES (PREVIOUSLY 3.5 TO 3.7 MILLION TONNES),.PILBARA SHIPMENTS IN 2018 EXPECTED TO BE AT UPPER END OF EXISTING GUIDANCE RANGE (330 TO 340 MILLION TONNES, 100 PER CENT BASIS)..HIGHER THERMAL COAL PRICES ARE EXPECTED TO HAVE A $100 MILLION NEGATIVE IMPACT IN 2018 FOR THE PACIFIC ALUMINIUM SMELTERS..  Full Article

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Non-disclosure of dam safety risks could prompt big investors to pull out

LONDON Investors with a combined $12.5 trillion in assets, including the Swedish National Pension Funds and the Church of England, could review their stakes in resource companies that use storage dams if they do not release information to assess safety risks.