Archive for July 26th, 2008

Zedex to increase its shareholding in Olympus to 31%

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Market Wire | 7:01 AM

Zedex Minerals Limited (“Zedex”) announces it has entered into private agreements to acquire further shares and warrants of Toronto Stock Exchange listed mining [...]
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Pitfalls open in Philippine mining

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Asia Times Online | 7:01 AM

Australian ambassador to the Philippines Rod Smith last week jumped to the defense of the dozen or so Australian mining companies operating there, in what is turning out to [...]
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ONGC to enter nuclear mining

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Business Standard | 7:01 AM

Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), the country’s largest oil and gas producer, plans to enter uranium mining in alliance with public-sector Uranium Corp of India, aiming [...]
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Cavico receives US$187,500 as cost adjustment

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Business Wire | 7:01 AM

Cavico Corp (“Cavico” or “the Company”), a leading infrastructure development company in Vietnam, today announced that Cavico Infrastructure [...]
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Vietnam signals it wants Exxon Mobil deal despite China warning

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Vietnam on Thursday signalled it wants to continue with a joint oil exploration project with Exxon Mobil in disputed waters, despite a warning from China to the US energy [...]
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Cavico deploys 150 additional engineers and skilled workers to Algeria

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Business Wire | 7:01 AM

Cavico Corp (“Cavico” or “the Company”), a leading infrastructure development company in Vietnam, today announced that Cavico Tunnel Construction, [...]
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Vietnam loses US$1m from energy waste

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 7:01 AM

The Ministry of Science and Technology and Dutch EDP organisation last December announced a terrible number: Vietnam loses around US$1 million a day from the waste of energy. [...]
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New Asia Gold Corp acquires 100% interest in gold company

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Prime Newswire | 7:01 AM

New Asia Gold Corp is pleased to announce that it has acquired 100% of the shares of an Indonesian gold exploration company as a result of a share exchange agreement. The [...]
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Sultan Mining’s IPO indefinitely postponed

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

Philippine coal producer Sultan Mining and Energy Development Corp has indefinitely shelved its public offering to await better market conditions, the underwriter of the [...]
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China pressures Exxon, Vietnam on South China Sea project

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Rigzone | 7:01 AM

Exercising its growing heft over the oil and gas industry, China is pressuring Exxon Mobil Corp and Vietnam over a small project in the South China Sea. A Chinese foreign [...]
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Rockeby gets orders for bird flu tests

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | AAP | 7:01 AM

Rockeby Biomed Ltd has received orders for its H5N1 bird flu tests on humans from several South East Asian, European, and North African countries, worth US$242,000, the [...]
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Beijing Olympics 2008: China bars businesspeople, but lepers okay

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Telegraph | 7:01 AM

Foreign businesspeople on non-urgent visits will not be allowed into major Chinese cities until after the Olympics, the authorities have said. But in a rare loosening of [...]
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Cambodia to open bourse in 2009, urges corporate transparency

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

Cambodia plans to open its first stock exchange and start a corporate bond market in the fourth quarter of 2009 in a bid to attract foreign funds to Southeast Asia’s [...]
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Cambodia asks UN to put off border dispute meet

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Cambodia has asked the UN Security Council to postpone a formal meeting on its tense military standoff with Thailand pending talks next week between the two countries’ [...]
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Korean investments at risk

26-Jul-2008 Intellasia | Chosun | 7:01 AM

Rumours are spreading warning of a looming economic crisis in Vietnam. Vietnam’s trade deficit for this year stood at US$14.4 billion as of May, surpassing the [...]
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