Column: Rio’s dreadful workplace report may boost cost of energy transition: Russell

A sign adorns the building where mining company Rio Tinto has their office in Perth, Western Australia, November 19, 2015. REUTERS / David Gray Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register LAUNCESTON, Australia, Feb 7 (Reuters) – Rio Tinto’s decision to go public with a self-damning report into its workplace culture should be … Read more

Report on Rio Tinto finds “disturbing” culture with sexual harassment, racism, bullying

Rio publishes external review of its workplace culture The report finds widespread bullying, sexual harassment, racism Rio CEO says results are “extremely disturbing” The company says it accepts all 26 recommendations February 1 (Reuters) – A report published by Rio Tinto (RIO.AX), (RIO.L) on Tuesday outlined a culture of bullying, harassment and racism among the … Read more

Biden visits Pittsburgh bridge collapse, vows more US investment

PITTSBURGH, Jan 28 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden stopped to look at a Pittsburgh bridge that collapsed just hours before he arrived for a scheduled visit to the city on Friday, dramatically underscoring the urgency of his drive to rebuild the United States’ creaky infrastructure . Visibly moved, Biden gazed across a ravine over the … Read more