Cement News tagged: Corporate

Spain’s Cementos Portland’s profit drops

11 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Spanish cement company Cementos Portland Valderrivas, a subsidiary of local construction and services group Fomento de Construcciones y Contratas (FCC), posted a net attributable profit of Euro 80.6m

UAE Ras Al-Khaimah Co for White Cement

11 November 2004, Published under Cement News

UAE Ras al-Khaimah Co for White Cement & Construction Materials posted a net profit of 10.26 mln UAE dirhams (US$2.8m) for the first nine months of 2004, compared to 4.42 mln dirhams (US$1.2m) in

PTCL rings up gains

11 November 2004, Published under Cement News

The Karachi Stock Market crossed the 5400 points level Wednesday on the back of aggressive buying. The cement sector was again in the limelight, with DG Khan Cement, Maple Leaf, Fauji Cement, Chakwal

JK brings together all cement units

11 November 2004, Published under Cement News

In what is seen as the culmination of a successful attempt to rescue the JK North group (led by Gaur Hari Singhania), its flagship, JK Synthetics, has been demerged. All the cement units have now come

Lafarge appoints Razak Ramli

Lafarge appoints Razak Ramli

10 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Former Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) secretary-general, Tan Sri Abdul Razak Ramli has been appointed as an independent non-executive director of Lafarge Malayan Cement Bhd. The

HeidelbergCement Q3 profit jumps on price rises

09 November 2004, Published under Cement News

German building-materials group HeidelbergCement reported a 53 percent rise in third-quarter operating profit on Tuesday, following a pick-up in business in eastern Europe and higher cement prices.

Thai court approves TPI Polene debt revamp plan

Thai court approves TPI Polene debt revamp plan

09 November 2004, Published under Cement News

A Thai court gave final approval to a revised plan to restructure $600 million debt of TPI Polene PCL (TPIP.BK), allowing the country’s number three cement maker more time. "As nobody opposes

Cimpor 9-month figures

09 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Cimpor said Monday flat sales and higher costs led to a 6.6 per cent decline in nine-month consolidated net profit. Profits fell to Euro 139.2m compared with EUR149.0 million for the first nine month

Cementir pre-tax profits rise

09 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Italian cement company Cementir, a unit of the local construction company Caltagirone, posted a pre-tax profit of Euro 49.7m for the first nine months of 2004, compared to Euro 31.1m for the same peri

National Bank eyes Heracles sale

09 November 2004, Published under Cement News

The National Bank, Greece’s largest bank, plans to offload its minority stake in cement maker Heracles by the year end in a bid to cut non-core activities, a senior bank official said on Tuesday

Egyptian Misr Cement Qena posts profits

08 November 2004, Published under Cement News

The net profit of Egyptian cement producer Misr Cement Qena soared 150 per cent year-on-year in the first nine months of 2004 to Egyptian Pounds 53.48m (US$8.6m).

Kuwait Portland Cement Jan-Sept 2004

08 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Kuwaiti cement trader Kuwait Portland Cement posted a net profit of 5.85m Kuwaiti dinars (US$19.9m) for the first nine months of 2004, a decrease from 10.64m dinars (US$36.1m) in the same period of 20

Ciment Francais lifts 9m net profit

08 November 2004, Published under Cement News

French cement maker Ciments Francais posted an 8.7 per cent rise in nine-month net profit on Friday partly due to a reduction in financial costs and an increase in the contribution from equity-accoun

Italcementi net profit down Jan-Sept 2004

08 November 2004, Published under Cement News

The Italian cement producer and distributor Italcementi S.p.A. ended the first nine months of 2004 with a consolidated net profit of Euro 222.2m (US$286.4m), down by 3.5 per cent year-on-year, it was

Saudi Eastern Province Cement

08 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Saudi cement producer Eastern Province Cement Company (EPC) posted a net profit of 214.9m Saudi riyals (US$57.3m) for the first nine months of 2004, up 9.1 per cent YoY. EPC’s pre-tax profit for

Holcim comfortably ahead after nine months

08 November 2004, Published under Cement News

Holcim increased turnover by 6.6% to Sw.Fr.10,017m (€6,463m) in the first nine months of 2004, an increase of 6.6%. The operating profit at the EBITDA level advanced by 15.3% to Sw.Fr.2,792m (€1,801m