Cement News tagged: Corporate

Investment by Thai Pride Cement Co

23 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Italian-thai Development Public Company Limited would like to notify information of Investment in Thai Pride Cement Company Limited ("TPCC"), established on 16 October 2003, as follows:

OCI Reports Record Results

22 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Orascom Construction Industries, Egypt, announced consolidated revenue of LE2417.3m (LE 1,145.1m) during the same period last year) with a gross profit of LE 637.3 million (LE 331.4 million), and ne

New supply chain management for Lafarge India

22 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Peoplesoft has announced that it has successfully deployed PeopleSoft EnterpriseOne Supply Chain Management, Financial Management and Asset Management Solutions in seven months at Lafarge India. Peop

James Hardie warns on profit

22 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Building materials company James Hardie Industries NV today warned that its annual profit would fall below market expectations due to increased costs and the possible boycott of its products in Aust

Anhui Conch to buy Fenyi Conch Cement

Anhui Conch to buy Fenyi Conch Cement

19 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Anhui Conch Cement Co Ltd (SHA 600585; HK 0914) said it has signed an agreement with Shanghai Xingchang International Trade Co Ltd to acquire the Shanghai firm’s 49 pct stake in Fenyi Conch Ceme

Mondi headquarters to move to Vienna

19 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Mondi Packaging has announced a decision to locate its headquarters in Vienna rather than London following a merge between Mondi Packaging and Austrian Frantschach. Frantschach’s outgoing CEO Veit Sor

St. Lawrence Cement Group announces a dividend increase

St. Lawrence Cement Group announces a dividend increase

19 November 2004, Published under Cement News

The Board of Directors of St. Lawrence Cement Group has approved a 12 per cent dividend increase. Consequently, a dividend of $0.14 per share on the subordinate voting Class A shares, the Class B sha

Cemex cut to ’hold’ from ’buy’ at ING

19 November 2004, Published under Cement News

ING Financial Markets has lowered its recommendation on Cemex SA to ’hold’ from ’buy’ after the recent 14 per cent recovery in the company’s share price. The rebound has

Managerial Reshuffle at Eurocement

19 November 2004, Published under Cement News

A conflict has erupted among Eurocement shareholders, with the Russia Partners fund suspecting other company shareholders of asset stripping. The fund holds above 40 per cent in Eurocement, Russia&rs

Italcementi To Set up Research Centre Near Bergamo

19 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Italian cement producer and distributor Italcementi will build a research centre in the new science and technology park Kilometro Rosso near Bergamo, northern Italy, the company said in a statement.

State Cement Corporation shares handed over to PIDC

19 November 2004, Published under Cement News

KARACHI: The 100 percent shares of State Cement Corporation worth Rs150 million have been handed over to PIDC on the directives of Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz. Joint Acting Chairman of the State Cemen

Rinker cements record result

19 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Rinker Group quashed any lingering concerns about the impact of the recent Florida hurricane season on its US operations by providing the market with a profit upgrade - its second in four months - and

Cemex waits to cement its gains

18 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Executives of Cemex, the world’s third-largest cement company, are confident they can reap rewards from September’s UK£3.2bn (Dollars 5.8bn) acquisition of RMC of the UK

Barloworld continues record growth

18 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Barloworld, the listed South African international brand management company, has increased its stake in Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) to 71.6 per cent from 67.4 per cent through a R300 million inves

Philippine Republic Cement

17 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Republic Cement Corp said it will issue its convertible loan notes worth 1.35 bln pesos to Lafarge Cement to December 1. The notes were previously planned to be issued last Monday. It did not say wh

Kuwait Cement Co profit falls

17 November 2004, Published under Cement News

The net profit of Kuwaiti cement manufacturer Kuwait Cement Company fell to 14.65 mln Kuwaiti dinars ($49.7m) in the first nine months of 2004 from 24.45 mln dinars ($82.9m) in the same period of 2003