BHP Billiton, the world's largest miner, has trimmed its outlook for commodities prices over the next three to five years, a sign that natural resources groups are braced for a lasting impact from the global financial crisis.
BHP Billiton said Wednesday it may sell its 33.3% stake in Guinea Alumina, as its joint-venture partners seek ways to advance a multibillion dollar project to mine and process bauxite in Guinea that has suffered repeated delays.
"Our employees, both in the CBD and at out regional locations, are excited to make the most of the wonderful shared spaces, both within the BHP Billiton office and outside the building, which we hope will increase motivation and morale and assist with ...
Shareholders in WPP have delivered one of the biggest investor rebukes over executive pay in UK corporate history, voting down the board remuneration policies of the advertising group in protest at the rewards offered to chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell.
Stock symbols follow company names. Anglo American Plc (AGL SJ), the diversified miner that makes up more than 7 percent of the index, advanced the most in a day since February, adding 2.9 percent to 271 rand.