Archive for July 4th, 2008

Company, bank, stock market briefs July 04

Company, bank, stock market briefs July 04

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | | 8:02 PM

* Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (STC) recently approved the Sa Giang Export Import Joint Stock Co (coded SGC) to list and trade extra 572,369 shares worth 5.723 billion dong on [...]
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STC witnesses 10 consecutive increases

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | AtpVietnam | HaSTC | 7:58 PM

The Vietnam’s stock market today July 4 closed a week by seeing another surge when the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (STC)’s index added 9.63 points or 2.23% to [...]
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Petra Perdana takes majority stake in Australian venture

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Bernama | 7:01 AM

Offshore marine services provider Petra Perdana Bhd has taken a controlling 55% interest in a joint venture to market, manage and operate offshore oil and gas marine services [...]
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Oxiana sells 10% stake in Indonesian gold, silver mine to Antam

Oxiana sells 10% stake in Indonesian gold, silver mine to Antam

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 7:01 AM

Oxiana Ltd, buying Zinifex Ltd to become the world’s second-largest zinc producer, agreed to sell a 10% stake in its Martabe project in Indonesia to PT Aneka Tambang [...]
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Philippine cabinet discusses Spratlys exploration

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Dow Jones | 7:01 AM

The Philippines has formed a Cabinet committee to determine whether it will extend a deal with China and Vietnam to jointly explore for oil and gas in a disputed area in the [...]
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Provincial Philippines mining project rejection sets precedent

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | GMAnews.tv | 7:01 AM

Nueva Viscaya withdrew its support for a mining project undertaken by a New Zealand company, creating a precedent for other communities beset by problems related to mineral [...]
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Zambales officials give NiHAO units mining permits

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | GMAnews.tv | 7:01 AM

The Province of Zambales has given two subsidiaries of listed NiHAO Mineral Resources International, Inc.’s wholly owned Mina Tierra Gracia, Inc. small-scale mining [...]
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Avocet Mining reports ‘encouraging’ gold grades from Tanoyan prospect phase 1

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Interactive Investor | 7:01 AM

Avocet Mining Plc. said it has encountered “encouraging” gold grades from phase 1 scout drilling on the Tanoyan prospect in Indonesia. “Artisanal mining at [...]
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Nickel miner says Oriental Peninsula Resources prevents Palawan mine startup

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | GMAnews.tv | 7:01 AM

Nickel miner Platinum Group Metals Corp on Wednesday said that rival Oriental Peninsula Resources Group still has pending cases preventing it from starting mining operations [...]
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East Asia Minerals extends Binebase oxide gold mineralisation

East Asia Minerals extends Binebase oxide gold mineralisation

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Marketwire | 7:01 AM

East Asia Minerals Corp reports that recent infill and extension drilling results, including 39.0 metres of 1.06 g/t gold, at its Binebase Project located on Sangihe Island, [...]
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Miners to invest US$5b in Far East

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | The Moscow Times | 7:01 AM

The founders of British-Russian miners Peter Hambro Mining and Aricom will invest about US$5 billion over the next six-years developing mining, banking and infrastructure [...]
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Uravan announces exploration manager

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | CN Wire (pres release) | 7:01 AM

Jim Marlatt, President of Uravan Minerals Inc (“Uravan”) (TSXV: UVN), is pleased to announce the appointment of Garth Drever as Uravan’s new Exploration [...]
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Vinacomin mulls boost in coal output on high domestic reserves

Vinacomin mulls boost in coal output on high domestic reserves

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Dow Jones | 7:01 AM

State-owned Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Group, or Vinacomin, is mulling a boost in domestic coal production in the coming years, instead of hiking imports, a [...]
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Australia adds spark to energy and education in Vietnam

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | The Earth Times | 7:01 AM

Australia will help Vietnam improve rural electricity supplies and advance higher education, Australian Foreign minister Stephen Smith announced during his two-day visit to [...]
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Penn study pinpoints new DNA weapon against bird flu

04-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Newswire | 7:01 AM

A new way to vaccinate against avian influenza that tricks the immune system into mounting a broad response against multiple strains of the disease, including strains to [...]
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