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PM Urged To Quarantine Andrew Forrest’s Corporate Welfare Payments

Struggling miners Andrew Forrest and Nathan Tinkler should have their corporate welfare quarantined to ensure they don’t waste money frivolously, according to recommendations from the so-called “Big Two” miners, BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto. 357 more words

Politics

On the Oregon Trail: the BHP Enforcement Action and High-Risk Hospitality

Today we celebrate American exceptionalism. As noted in ‘This Date in History’, on this date in 1834 the first wagon train, made up of 1,000 settlers and 1,000 head of cattle, set off down the Oregon Trail from Independence, Missouri, on the Great Emigration. 1,590 more words

FCPA

BHP Billiton Pays $25 million to Settle Olympics FCPA Offenses

The Securities and Exchange Commission Wednesday charged global resources company BHP Billiton with violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act when it sponsored foreign government officials as guests at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. 353 more words

Corruption

On Mining.com: Australia’s Prime Minister vows iron ore probe into BHP, Rio

Australia’s Prime Minister Tony Abbott has backed a special parliamentary inquiry into the country’s iron ore industry, saying it was important to discover whether BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP) and Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) have behaved in a “predatory” way, severely affecting the economy. 438 more words

Mozambique Mining Industry

Switzerland slides, Singapore flourishes

The rise of Singapore marketing hubs has seen related-party deals there by Australian companies double to $100 billion in 2013.

Australian companies made payments of $55 billion to associated companies in Singapore in 2013, up from $41 billion the year before. 221 more words

Diversity a Source of Competitive Advantage for BHP Billiton

22 April 2015

Women in Energy and Resources Leadership Summit
Vanessa Torres – Head of Group Investments and Value Management, BHP Billiton

Ms Torres delivered a speech at the Women in Energy and Resources Leadership Summit in Perth today, alongside female colleagues from the resources and energy industries, who celebrated the strong contribution female leaders make to their workplaces. 1,512 more words

Blog

BHP Billiton : Looking for evidence of Moats

BHP Billiton is a leading global resources company headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. It is also the world’s largest diversified natural resources company. They are among the world’s top producers of major commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical and energy coal, conventional and unconventional oil and gas, copper, aluminium, manganese, uranium, nickel and silver. 191 more words

Moats