Antamina expansion agreed in Peru

The board of Peruvian copper-zinc producer Minera Antamina has approved a US$1.29bn expansion project, the mine's owners announced Tuesday. London-listed BHP Billiton and Xstrata and Canada's Teck separately reported the plan to go ahead with...

Protesters pounce on mining giant's AGM

BHP Billiton had its Australian AGM picketed by protesters. But inside the meeting the chairman of BHP Billiton, Don Argus, did not seem interested in the environmental issues. He was saying that governments have to...

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