Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto makes management changes

Rio Tinto has appointed Stephen McIntosh as the acting Group executive, Technology & Innovation

Rio Tinto showcases 187.7 carat rough diamond in New York and at Tel Aviv’s International Diamond Week

Rio Tinto has showcased one of the world’s largest gem quality rough diamond to customers in the United States and Israel.

Exclusive Argyle pink diamond jewellery showcased to the Japanese bridal market

Rio sells around 30% of its Argyle pink diamonds into Japan.

Rio Tinto conducts inaugural rough diamond viewings in India

Rio Tinto’s diamonds business has just completed its inaugural rough diamond viewing at the India Diamond Trading Centre in Mumbai’s Bharat Diamond Bourse.

Collectors and connoisseurs shine at Rio Tinto’s Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender

The Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender, known as the ‘Connoisseurs Collection” weighing a total of 44.14 carats and including four Fancy Red diamonds, was internationally popular with winners from 11 countries.

Rio Tinto’s Argyle diamonds celebrated in China with a unique collaboration

Rio Tinto’s spectacular diamonds from its Argyle diamond mine in Western Australia are the centrepiece of a unique collaboration to celebrate five years of partnership with China’s premier diamond jewellery company Chow Tai Fook.

Rio Tinto agrees sale of interest in Bengalla Joint Venture for US$606 million

Bengalla is the smallest of three coal mines in the Hunter Valley of New South Wales in which Rio Tinto holds an interest, producing 8.6 million tonnes (3.4 million tonnes based on a 40 per cent Rio Tinto share) in 2014.

Rio Tinto’s rare red and pink Argyle diamonds shine in Hong Kong

Rio Tinto’s iconic Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender, comprising 65 of the world’s rarest pink and red diamonds, is being showcased in Hong Kong as part of its global tour.

Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender world preview at Sydney Opera House

Rio Tinto’s spectacular Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender has been launched during a world exclusive preview at the Sydney Opera House, with this year’s iconic collection including some of the most vivid pink and red diamonds ever unearthed from the Argyle mine.

Diavik Diamond Mine releases 2014 Sustainable Development report

The Diavik mine produces predominantly gem quality diamonds, destined for high end jewellery in all major consumer markets around the world.

Rio Tinto launches new diamond fashion jewellery designs for Chinese market

Rio Tinto has introduced its latest range of Argyle diamond jewellery collections during the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show.

Argyle champagne diamond raises money for Women in Mining internship

A champagne diamond from Rio Tinto’s Argyle Diamond Mine has been used to raise funds to sponsor a female mining intern from London’s Imperial College.

Argyle Diamond Mine celebrates 10 year anniversary of landmark Participation Agreement

The Argyle Participation Agreement remains one of the most comprehensive agreements ever made in Australia between a resource company and Traditional Owners.

Rio Tinto’s Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender delivers exceptional results

Rio Tinto’s 30th anniversary collection of 54 rare pink and red diamonds from its Argyle diamond mine has delivered exceptional results, achieving the highest average price per carat since the Tender began in 1984.

Rio Tinto celebrates Chow Tai Fook milestone with diamond masterpiece and new jewellery collection

Diamonds from Rio Tinto’s Argyle mine in Western Australia will be showcased across China in an unprecedented fashion from next month, headlined by a special white and champagne diamond encrusted tiara.

Rio Tinto announces board changes

Anne Lauvergeon and Simon Thompson will join the boards of Rio Tinto plc and Rio Tinto Limited as non-executive directors.

Rio Tinto launches new diamond marketing initiative in China

“The Fashion of Diamonds” strategy has resulted in a number of creative collaborations with designers and manufacturers.

Rio Tinto's Kestrel Mine Extension starts production

A US$2 billion dollar project.

Rio Tinto sets a new record for rare red diamonds from its Argyle Diamond Mine

The Argyle Diamond Mine produces more than 90 per cent of the world's pink diamonds.

Rio Tinto highlights the importance of innovation in the Chinese diamond industry

Rio Tinto this week confirmed its commitment to support innovation as a driver of growth in the Chinese diamond industry and the important role that design will play in developing new categories for diamond jewellery consumption.

Indian girls shine with Rio Tinto Diamonds coaching program

Rio Tinto Diamonds is delighted with the 100 per cent pass rate in recent high school examinations for local children in the communities surrounding its developing Bunder diamond mine in Madhya Pradesh.

Diavik Diamond Mines Inc. announces new scholarship fund

The Diavik Community Scholarship Fund will support tertiary education for students from Canada’s Northwest Territories and West Kitikmeot region of Nunavut.

Argyle’s rare pink diamonds captivate audiences in India’s Pink City

Rio Tinto’s iconic Argyle pink diamonds are the focus of celebrations in Jaipur, capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan.

Rio Tinto's Blair Athol Mine to finish production

Rio Tinto Coal Australia's Blair Athol Mine, near Clermont in Central Queensland, will finish mining operations this year after almost 30 years of production.

Rio Tinto announces first half underlying earnings of $5.2 billion

The company points to its iron ore division's record performance as reason for first half underlying earnings of $5.2 billion.