Rio Tinto’s (RIO) crucial upcoming meeting with Mongolia is said to follow weeks of disputes...

|About: Rio Tinto plc (RIO)|By:, SA News Editor

Rio Tinto’s (RIO) crucial upcoming meeting with Mongolia is said to follow weeks of disputes over control of the world’s biggest copper and gold mine under construction. Financing for the $6.6B Oyu Tolgoi mine runs out in three days and talks to extend the funding come amid allegations of unpaid taxes and frozen bank accounts, raising doubts about the project’s future.