Protesters rally outside the Rio Tinto office in Perth. Photograph: Richard Wainwright/AAP Image/ via AP

Rio Tinto chairman Simon Thompson will step down within the next year in response to the outcry over the mining company’s destruction of a 46,000-year(...)

Rio Tinto’s chief executive Jean-Sebastien Jacques. Photograph: Paul Hackett/Reuters

Rio Tinto’s board will debate the future of chief executive Jean-Sebastien Jacques as it faces pressure to respond more strongly to the destruction of(...)

Photograph: Reuters/Peter Andrews/File Photo

Liberty House, the industrial arm of British steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta’s GFG Alliance, said on Wednesday it had made a binding offer for miner Rio Ti(...)

 Jean-Sebastien Jacques: “We recognise the decision of the British people.” Photograph: Reuters/Paul Hackett

Rio Tinto Group’s new chief executive has pledged to keep the head office of the world’s second biggest miner in London after Britain’s vote for Brexi(...)