2011/04/11 12:00 - Asian Activities Report for April 11, 2011 includes: Endocoal Limited (ASX:EOC) announced company development strategy and CEO appointment; China Magnesium Corporation Limited (ASX:CMC) has commissioned its existing magnesium ingot production plant in China and will commence magnesium production in April; Eden Energy Limited (ASX:EDE) has made the first commercial sale of its nano-carbon fibres to an industrial battery manufacturer; China Development Bank approves US$500 million project finance facility for Moly Mines Limited's (ASX:MOL) (TSE:MOL) Spinifex Ridge Molybdenum/Copper Project.
2011/03/10 12:00 - Australian Market Report of March 10, 2011 includes: Cardia Bioplastics Limited (ASX:CNN) has appointed Wesco China as its exclusive distributor in China; Manas Resources Limited (ASX:MSR) has commenced an extensive drilling and exploration program at its 100%-owned gold projects in the Kyrgyz Republic; Alara Resources Limited (ASX:AUQ) has commenced a drilling programme at the Khnaiguiyah Zinc Copper project in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Noble Mineral Resources (ASX:NMG) announced high-grade gold intersections at its Bibiani Gold Project in Ghana.
2010/03/30 13:30 - Monday Wall Street rose as higher commodities prices boosted energy and mining companies. The US markets also received support from positive consumer spending in February. Asian markets closed mixed yesterday. Chinese stocks rallied as China said it plans to launch the long expected stock-index future in April 16. Shanghai Composite jumped 2.1 per cent to a two month high, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index climbed 0.9 per cent. South Korea's Kospi Composite was 0.3 per cent lower. Japan's Nikkei 225 lost 0.1 per cent.
2009/08/13 16:30 - LANXESS AG (ETR:LXSG)(PINK:LNXSF) significantly increased earnings in the second quarter in comparison to the weak first quarter of 2009 despite the ongoing difficult economic conditions worldwide. The specialty chemicals company posted EBITDA pre exceptionals of EUR 112 million, in line with its published guidance of EUR 100-120 million. The operating earnings figure was down 50 percent year-on-year but rose 70 percent from the first quarter of 2009 due to substantial volume increases, notably in Asia, as well as savings yielded by the "Challenge09" package of measures.
2009/03/02 10:31 - Despite the adverse environment under the global economic slowdown and dwindling market demand, Overseas Chinese Town (Asia) Holdings Limited (HKG:3366), together with its subsidiaries the "Group"), a top-of-the-line paper packaging products manufacturer in China, finds its principal business keeping a steady development pace.