Connect with us

Business

Rio Tinto facing massive backlash over executive pay rises despite Juukan Gorge disaster – NEWS.com.au

Rio Tinto facing massive backlash over executive pay rises despite Juukan Gorge disaster

Published

on

Article feature image

Two mining heavyweights have scored massive pay rises in the wake of one of the biggest scandals to hit their company.Last year, Rio Tinto sparked widespread fury after the company destroyed the sacred Juukan Gorge caves in WA’s Pilbara region.
The mining giant’s decision to blast the 46,000-year-old Indigenous site to boost access to iron ore deposits was slammed by Labor senator Pat Dodson as one of the worst avoidable disasters “that has ever happened in our country” during a parliamentary inquiry…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

You might also like ...

ASX 200 drops again, Zip sinks, Worley wins on Friday 5 March 2021
Here’s why the Nickel Mines (ASX:NIC) share price spiked 7% this afternoon