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Pakistan: Lafarge launches 'Building Better Cities'

14 June 2013, Published under Cement News

Lafarge Pakistan has placed innovation and performance at the heart of its strategy and wants to offer not only affordable housing but sustainable construction solutions accessible to everyone. Lafarge Pakistan, a subsidiary of Lafarge Group, France, launched ' Building Better Cities', its new corporate positioning along with a new modernised logo at an event in Islamabad. Amr Reda CEO of Lafarge Pakistan said: " The company's ambition is to contribute to building better cities by devel...

Health and Safety training initiative for Pakistan cement industry

23 May 2013, Published under Cement News

Lafarge Pakistan Cement Ltd in collaboration with the All Pakistan Cement Manufacturers Association (APCMA) hosted a Health and Safety Best Practices Training Day on 20 May 2013 for all members of the Pakistan cement industry, to promote the easy and effective integration of safety practices into daily operations . The training day aimed to promote health and safety standards in the industry and follows an agreement signed between Lafarge Pakistan and the APCMA last month to provide t...

Lafarge Pakistan Cement swings to profit

20 March 2013, Published under Cement News

Lafarge Pakistan Cement (LCP) has earned a net profit after tax of PKR1.488bn (US$15.17m) for the year ending 31 December 2012, compared to a loss of PKR118.42m in the previous year. Net sales rose PKR9.624bn last year from PKR7.804bn, reflecting a growth of 23.32 per cent. The cost of sales stood at PKR6.44bn against PKR6.148bn in 2011. The company incurred distribution costs of PKR225m and administrative expenses of PKR627n compared to PKR246m and PKR487m, respectively, the year before. ...

Lafarge Pakistan appoints new CEO

06 February 2013, Published under Cement News

Lafarge Pakistan Cement has appointed Amr Ali Reda as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for a term of three years, the company informed the Pakistan Stock Exchange. The changes at the top were made through an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders on 21 January 2013. Mr Reda has held many senior positions in various multinational companies. Prior to joining Lafarge Pakistan, he was the regional business controller of Lafarge Middle East and Pakistan and has served as a membe...

Lafarge Pakistan Cement swings to profit

05 September 2012, Published under Cement News

Lafarge Pakistan Cement reported profit after tax of PKR498.916m (US$5.3m) in the first half of calandar year 2012 compared to losses of PKR17.539m in same period last year, boosted by a rise in domestic sales and cost optimisation. Net sales for the period stood at PKR4.784bn against PKR3.684bn in 2011. Its administrative and financial cost increased to PKR278.6m and PKR604.662m from PKR221.613m and PKR481.564m, respectively 1H11. Distribution costs also increased to PKR115.625m from PKR...