Samarco reaches deal with Brazil to settle dam disaster lawsuit.
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Title: Samarco reaches deal with Brazil to settle dam disaster lawsuit
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:54:00 GMT

Report: BHP has settled a $7.1 billion lawsuit over to a 2015 dam disaster at its Samarco operations in Brazil, and established a framework to settle a second $55 billion claim in the next two years. BHP and Brazilian iron ore giant Vale, which co-owned the ...
Keywords: samarco, brazil, disaster, lawsuit

Source: Australian Financial Review, Melbourne, Australia.
Press release: see full report.

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