BHP Billiton will not move its low tax-paying Singapore marketing hub even if Australia goes ahead with plans to cut corporate taxes, chief executive Andrew Mackenzie said on Thursday.

[MELBOURNE] BHP Billiton will not move its low tax-paying Singapore marketing hub even if Australia goes ahead with plans to cut corporate taxes, Chief Executive Andrew Mackenzie said on Thursday.

GLOBAL miner BHP Billiton reported a 25 per cent rise in underlying half-year profit on Tuesday, helped by robust metals prices, and handed an extra US$800 million to shareholders as it forecast...

AUSTRALIA'S top coal hauler, Aurizon Holdings Ltd, is on course for a showdown with the world's biggest coal exporters after a regulator capped the revenue it can charge at A$1 billion (S$1...

[MELBOURNE] Activist investor Elliott Management Corp has called on BHP Billiton Ltd to immediately review its dual structure after commissioning research that argues reorganizing as a single company...

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BEING a global miner is no longer all about size. The industry still depends on moving tons cheaply. But big producers must increasingly think like small ones. For companies like Rio Tinto and BHP...

[MELBOURNE] Some of Australia's biggest power users, including mining giant BHP, are taking steps to curb the impact of any repeat of crippling blackouts that hit last summer, worried about a...

[SYDNEY] BHP Billiton said on Thursday it hopes to fully divest its troubled US onshore shale business in around two years and is also seeking a buyer for its nickel business in Australia.

AUSTRALIA-BASED commodity giant BHP Billiton and clean fuel-focused GoodFuels are teaming up to run the first pilot bunkering operation with biofuel in Singapore.

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