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BHP Billiton boss Andrew Mackenzie says the WA premier's suggestion the company and Rio Tinto are flooding the iron ore market is "completely wrong".
The Australian sharemarket resumed its recovery rally along with global markets after weak Chinese house price data stoked stimulus hopes.
In the largest donation in Telethon history, BHP Billiton has committed $20 million over the next five years to the Telethon Kids Institute to improve the health and wellbeing of children in Western Australia.
Macmahon Holdings has raised the possibility of legal action against a Mongolian coal miner over a disputed contract worth hundreds of millions of dollars.

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