why didn t the chinalco and rio tinto deal go ahead

Rio Tinto Jumps on Bid Rumors - The New York Times

Oct 22, 2008· Shares in Rio Tinto, the global mining giant, jumped 5 percent in a weak market on Wednesday, swept up by rumors ranging from a sweetened cash bid by BHP Billiton to a Chinese counterbid. Fund managers were skeptical about all the rumors, Reuters said, including speculation that Rio Tinto was going ...

Australia, China Sign Agreement With Rio Tinto Case In ...

Australia, China Sign Agreement With Rio Tinto Case In Limbo. SHANGHAI (AP) — Australia and China signed a multibillion dollar energy deal Wednesday, pushing ahead with business as the trial of four employees of mining giant Rio Tinto ended in Shanghai with a verdict still to be announced.

TV Ads to Add to Pressure on Chinalco-Rio Deal - The New ...

Mar 17, 2009· Australian politicians turned up the heat against Rio Tinto's planned $19.5 billion tie-up with China's Chinalco, with one taking out television ads on Tuesday to push for the deal to be blocked, Reuters said. Meanwhile, legal advice favored a simple majority vote of Australian and British ...

Rio Tinto denies Guinea iron ore sale has stalled after ...

LONDON/CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Rio Tinto shrugged off concerns on Wednesday that its sale of Guinea's Simandou project to Chinalco <3668.HK> had stalled after an investigation into payments to a consultant who helped it win rights to the huge iron ore deposit. Rio signed a preliminary deal in late ...

Rio Tinto media releases - Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto and Chinalco to explore technology partnership pdf 53 KB - Opens in a new window Speech to the Melbourne Mining Club in Beijing pdf 83 KB - Opens in a new window Rio Tinto and Chinalco will explore a partnership to bring forward the next era of mining technology aimed at delivering ...

Rio, Chinalco in $US12b deal - SMH.com.au

Relations between the two companies crashed in June, along with what would have been China's biggest outside investment deal. In July, after the arrest of Rio Tinto's Stern Hu, Chinalco director ...