BHP Delays $68B of Projects After Profit Falls

Aug. 22 (Bloomberg) -- In "Street News," Bloomberg's Alix Steel reports on today's top stories including BHP Billiton puts projects on hold after profit falls, RBS is being probed by U.S. authorities over alleged ties to Iran, Japanese exporters are being hit by falling demand from the EU and Verizon plans to sell a new Nokia phone with windows software. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."
Shell to Cut 6,500 Jobs, Reduce Investment by $7B
43:41 - Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell releases its second-quarter earnings. Bloomberg's Anna Edwards reports on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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