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."

BHP to Take a Charge of More Than $1B on Dam Spill
11:19 - BHP Billiton shares are up after it revealed a charge of more than $1B after last year's tailings dam spill in Brazil. Bloomberg's Paul Allen reports on "Daybreak Asia." (Source: Bloomberg)
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