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Standard Listing in London for Proposed New Company

16 Oct 2014

BHP Billiton today confirmed that it will pursue a Standard listing on the UK Listing Authority’s Official List and admission to trading on the London Stock Exchange for the new company it plans to create via demerger. This is in addition to the...

BHP Billiton Opens Caval Ridge Metallurgical Coal Mine in Central Queensland

13 Oct 2014

Today BHP Billiton Coal President, Dean Dalla Valle, was joined by the Hon. Tony Abbott MP, Prime Minister of Australia, and joint venture partner Mitsubishi in a ceremony to open the US$3.4 billion Caval Ridge Mine, which has created around 500...

Iron Ore Briefing and Western Australia Iron Ore Site Tour

05 Oct 2014

BHP Billiton President Iron Ore, Jimmy Wilson, today announced plans to cut unit costs at Western Australia Iron Ore (WAIO) by at least 25 per cent and the potential to increase capacity there by 65 million tonnes per year at a very low capital cost...

BHP Billiton Donates US$400,000 to Ebola Response in West Africa

03 Oct 2014

In response to the widespread devastation caused by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, BHP Billiton Sustainable Communities has donated US$400,000 to the Pooled World Health Organisation (WHO) Ebola Response fund....

BHP Billiton Foundation Pledges A$28.8 Million to CSIRO STEM Project for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students

30 Sep 2014

BHP Billiton Chief Executive Officer, Mr Andrew Mackenzie, today helped launch a new A$28.8 million CSIRO education program aimed at Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. ...

Fatality at BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina

30 Sep 2014

BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina regrets to confirm that an employee working at its refinery was fatally injured in an incident in the powerhouse on 29 September 2014. ...