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Rio Tinto boss Sam Walsh has dismissed suggestions the global miner can't afford to keep its promise to increase shareholder returns in February.
Engineering company Calibre Group has put its resources division under review to cope with a fall-off in work because of the commodity prices slump.
Mining Billionaire Gina Rinehart has called on business leaders to speak up against government regulations she says are making it harder for Australia to compete.
Chinese group Hanlong Mining has given Wal King a hostile welcome to the chairmanship of Sundance Resources by voting down the iron ore hopeful's remuneration report.

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