BHP Billiton believes its US shale business will be profitable by the 2016 financial year, in what appears to be a slightly less ambitious schedule than the one outlined last year by former petroleum boss Mike Yeager.
Less than a fortnight after blocking a foreign takeover for grains group GrainCorp, Treasurer Joe Hockey has kept the business community off-balance by giving a Chinese government entity the green light to take full control of a swag of local coal assets.
BHP Billiton says it is ''bullish'' about the Bass Strait gas operations it shares with ExxonMobil, and has revealed hopes of another two decades of production there.
Local shares are expected to open lower, potentially extending their slide into a sixth session, on a weak lead from New York.
Just hours after Holden's parent, General Motors, made history by naming Mary Barra as CEO, it pulled the plug on manufacturing in Australia.
After blocking a foreign takeover for GrainCorp, Treasurer keeps business community off-balance by giving Chinese government entity the green light to take full control of a swag of local coal assets.
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BHP Billiton says it is 'bullish' about Bass Strait gas operations it shares with ExxonMobil, and has revealed hopes of another two decades of production there.
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