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'Impossibly rare' violet diamond found in Australia
'Impossibly rare' violet diamond found in Australia

A rare violet diamond, the largest of its kind ever found at Australia's remote Argyle mine, will be the centrepiece of annual showcase.

'Impossibly rare' violet diamond found in Australia
Rio Tinto Chief Executive Sam Walsh. ©Reuters/David Gray
Rio Tinto to suspend alumina production at Gove

Mining giant Rio Tinto said Friday it will suspend alumina production at its Gove refinery in northern Australia because it is no longer a viable business.

Rio Tinto to suspend alumina production at Gove
Minister of Industry and New Technology Asset Issekeshev. ©pm.kz
Rio Tinto to invest $13 million in geological exploration at the initial stage

There are also another 3 agreements with Japanese and South Korean companies: Minister of Industry and New Technology.

Rio Tinto to invest $13 million in geological exploration at the initial stage
©Reuters/David Gray
Rio sells Australian coal mine stake for $1.02 bn

Resources giant Rio Tinto announced the US$1.02 billion sale of its stake in Australia's Clermont thermal coal mine Monday as it seeks to shore up its ailing bottom line.

Rio sells Australian coal mine stake for $1.02 bn
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British Rio Tinto to search for deposits in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan’s KazGeology and British Rio Tinto agreed on implementation of joint projects in Kazakhstan.

British Rio Tinto to search for deposits in Kazakhstan

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