australian iron

Mining magnate among nine missing after plane crash

June 20th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 20 (IANS) Australian mining magnate Ken Talbot is among nine people feared dead after their aircraft went missing in west Africa. Talbot Group chairman Don Nissen confirmed Sunday that Talbot was ... Read more...

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Chinese tech firm denies carrying out PLA operation in Australia

September 9th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sep. 9 (ANI): A Chinese technological firm, which has been accused of carrying out operations in Australia with direct links to the People's Liberation Army, has denied allegations levelled against it.China ... Read more...

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Australian iron ore mines worry Goa exporters

September 1st, 2009 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 1 (IANS) Iron ore exporters in Goa say Australia's Yandi mines have emerged as a tough competition. According to Goa Mineral Ore Exporters Association (GMOEA) executive director S. Sridhar, the ... Read more...

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China’s anti-Australia rhetoric forces envoy to fly home

August 20th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra/Beijing, Aug.20 (ANI): China's refusal to back down from its anti-Australia rhetoric, has prompted Australia's ambassador to China to return home for high-level meetings aimed at reviving the ailing relationship.Tensions are still ... Read more...

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China’s Sinosteel takes over Australian mining company

July 12th, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 12 (Xinhua) China's second largest iron ore trader Sinosteel Corp has announced it had won a controlling share of Australian iron ore miner Midwest Corp in a hostile takeover. Sinosteel ... Read more...

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Australian billionaire donates to China’s quake victims

May 15th, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by admin
DPA Sydney, May 15 (DPA) Australian iron ore mogul Andrew Forrest Thursday donated part of the proceeds of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd's first shipment to China to quake victims there. Fortescue's maiden commercial ... Read more...

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China privately told to put its mine deals in Australia on hold

April 25th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr.25 (ANI): At least 10 Chinese companies have withdrawn foreign investment applications to buy into Australian resources companies under pressure from the Kevin Rudd Government. The Australian Government has made it ... Read more...

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