Rio Tinto PLC (RIO.BA)
6 Apr 2018
LONDON European shares surfed a worldwide rise in stock markets on Thursday as fading concerns about the trade war between the United States and China lifted investors into a risk taking mood.
Global miner Rio Tinto will return $3.2 billion to shareholders from its sale of Australian coal assets this year in addition to existing buyback programs, it said on Thursday.
* Lack of good assets to buy (Adds context, share price move)
LONDON, Sept 20 European shares extended their rally on Thursday as U.S.-China trade war fears were set aside and investors focused on bullish macroeconomic and corporate news.
DALIAN, China Volumes at China's biggest physical iron ore trading platform may hit record levels this year, with demand for the steelmkaing raw material pushed up as steel output has been strong despite pollution-linked curbs, its president said.
BRUSSELS, Sept 18 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
Norway's Hydro said on Friday it had dropped plans to buy several of Rio Tinto's assets, including an aluminum plant in Iceland, after approval from European Commission regulators took longer than anticipated.
Sept 14 Norway's Hydro said on Friday it had dropped plans to buy several of Rio Tinto's assets, including an aluminium plant in Iceland, after approval from European Commission regulators took longer than anticipated.
Sept 14 Rio Tinto said on Friday that Norway's Hydro had dropped plans to buy several of the miner's assets, including an aluminium plant in Iceland for $345 million.
LONDON, Sept 11 The alumina price is on a charge again.