Rio Tinto boss confident tax rule will be kept

first_imgSunday 24 October 2010 10:31 pm whatsapp Read This NextThe Truth About Bottled Water – Get the Facts on Drinking Bottled WaterGayotRicky Schroder Calls Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl ‘Ignorant Punk’ forThe WrapCNN’s Brian Stelter Draws Criticism for Asking Jen Psaki: ‘What Does theThe WrapDid Donald Trump Wear His Pants Backwards? Kriss Kross Memes Have AlreadyThe WrapHarvey Weinstein to Be Extradited to California to Face Sexual AssaultThe WrapPink Floyd’s Roger Waters Denies Zuckerberg’s Request to Use Song in Ad:The Wrap’The View’: Meghan McCain Calls VP Kamala Harris a ‘Moron’ for BorderThe WrapNewsmax Rejected Matt Gaetz When Congressman ‘Reached Out’ for a JobThe Wrap2 HFPA Members Resign Citing a Culture of ‘Corruption and Verbal Abuse’The Wrap Share RIO Tinto boss Tom Albanese says he has the “utmost confidence” that Australia’s new government, led by Julia Gillard, will honour the spirit of the modified mining tax agreement it signed with Rio, BHP Billiton and Xstrata in July.The trio of big miners have become worried that under the new tax they will not be able to claim credits for any future increase in state mining royalties, as they thought was the case in the deal thrashed out in July.Details of the tax are being worked out by a policy transition group led by the Australian resources minister, Martin Ferguson, and former BHP chairman Don Argus.Mr Albanese told the Australian Broadcast Corporation’s Inside Business programme that he had the “utmost confidence that they will work through this, and a whole range of other issues”.He said even though details needed to be sorted out, he thought the final agreement would be in the “spirit of the agreement” made in July.“The spirit of the discussions in July put us back on the path of investing in Australia,” he told the programme. Tags: NULLcenter_img Rio Tinto boss confident tax rule will be kept KCS-content by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBrake For ItThe Most Worthless Cars Ever MadeBrake For ItBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeMagellan TimesThis Is Why The Roy Rogers Museum Has Been Closed For GoodMagellan TimesElite HeraldExperts Discover Girl Born From Two Different SpeciesElite HeraldZen HeraldThe Truth About Why ’40s Actor John Wayne Didn’t Serve In WWII Has Come To LightZen Herald whatsapp Show Comments ▼last_img

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