Samarco Tag

BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP) will drop the latter word from its name in a corporate rebrand that wishes to celebrate its Australian heritage. The world’s biggest miner will be referred to as just BHP following the rebrand, dropping the Billiton from its marketing materials, business cards and...

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...