Activist investors tighten screws on Rio Tinto’s emissions plan

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Investors in Rio Tinto Ltd have renewed efforts to force the world’s biggest iron ore miner to

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Cyclone nears Australia’s west with heavy winds, risk of storm tide

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – A tropical cyclone expected to hit Western Australia on Saturday was forecast to bring ferocious winds and

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Australian bushfires death toll rises to four, Karratha blaze being monitored

SYDNEY (Reuters) – A man’s body has been found in burnt-out bushland in New South Wales (NSW) state, taking the

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China September steel output skids to six-month low on anti-pollution curbs

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s monthly crude steel output slid to a six-month low in September, official data showed on Friday,

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Brazil miner Vale expects to mostly finish paying for burst dam by 2021

FILE PHOTO: A view of a collapsed tailings dam owned by Brazilian mining company Vale SA, in Brumadinho, Brazil February

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China’s top steelmaking city Tangshan steps up anti-smog curbs: local media

FILE PHOTO: Smoke rises from a chimney among houses as new high-rise residential buildings are seen under construction on a

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China’s top steelmaking city Tangshan extends output curbs in June: local media

FILE PHOTO: Debris covers the yard of the decommissioned Guofeng Iron and Steel plant in Tangshan, Hebei province, China, August

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Brazilian prosecutors call for exit of Vale executives after deadly dam burst: report

FILE PHOTO: A view of a collapsed tailings dam owned by Brazilian mining company Vale SA, in Brumadinho, Brazil February

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Exclusive: Brazil’s Vale knew deadly dam had heightened risk of collapse

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (Reuters) – Vale SA, the world’s largest iron ore miner, knew last year that the dam in

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