[LONDON]  It's the mining world's biggest dilemma: everyone's hunting for copper deals, but even the richest producers just can't pull the trigger...

[LONDON] BP Plc has emerged as the front-runner to buy BHP Billiton's onshore oil and gas operations in the US, according to a person familiar with the matter...

[SYDNEY] BHP Billiton Ltd has severed ties with the World Coal Association (WCA) over a clash of views on how to combat climate change, with the mining giant saying it'll reap little benefit...

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...