Samarco Dam disaster Tag

BHP has retained its title as the world’s most valuable mining brand, with a value of US$5.8 billion, according to the latest Mining, Iron & Steel report by business valuation consultancy Brand Finance. The Australian major topped the brand value rankings, which reflect the net economic...

BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP) has suggested it could restart operations at its Brazilian Samarco iron ore project as early as 2017. The mining giant confirmed licence applications to reinitiate production at the mine, at a reduced rate, had already been submitted to the Brazilian authorities. However BHP reiterated...