The FTSE files: Rio Tinto

Brockett, James
August 2010
People Management;8/12/2010, p18
The article presents a selection of blog posts about human resources from the publication's web site. The power of business leaders even against politicians is illustrated in the case of Anglo-Australian mining company Rio Tinto, which threatened to pull out of Australia after the government of Prime Minister Kevin Rudd laid out plans for increased taxes. Declines in employer pension contributions and other economic factors are seen to indicate that many British employees will be working longer for a lower pension.


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