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2014-03-26 16:26:24

The Australian Ambassador to China, Her Excellency Ms Frances Adamson, opened The Woolmark stand at CHIC 2014 in Beijing. BEIJING, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Australian Ambassador to China, Her Excellency Ms Frances Adamson, opened The Woolmark stand at CHIC 2014 in Beijing. Ms Adamson was accompanied by Mr Du Yuzhou, Honorary Chairman of China National Textile and Apparel Council and Mr Zhang Yankai, Deputy Director of China National Textile and Apparel Council. The...

2014-03-25 08:36:02

NEW YORK, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- US companies operating in the high growth Asian region are boldly achieving success, according to a new Telstra Global survey released today. An impressive 68 percent of US-headquartered businesses in the region have met their financial and strategic objectives over the last three years. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140325/NY89832-INFO The report identified the top performing businesses in Asia as 'Asia Business Champions' and found US...

2014-03-18 08:32:14

Company Begins Active Executive Search for New CFO YORK, Pa., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or "Company") (NASDAQ: UNIS, ASX: UNS) today announced that Mr. Dennis Pyers, Vice-President and Controller of Unilife since 2010, has been named Interim CFO. Mr. Pyers replaces Mr. Richard Wieland who is leaving Unilife after four years as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Alan Shortall, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Unilife,...

2014-03-11 20:22:41

The Woolmark Company to showcase the growing popularity of Australian Merino wool among Chinese consumers to the Chinese textile industry at CHIC 2014, the 22nd China International Clothing and Accessories Fair in Beijing at the end of March SHANGHAI, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More sophisticated Chinese fashion consumers have driven up demand for Australian Merino Wool in China. Leading Chinese and international textile companies, such as Youngor and Cerrutti 1881, have made...

2014-03-05 08:29:09

YORK, Pa., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or "Company") (NASDAQ: UNIS, ASX: UNS), today announced that its Chairman and CEO, Alan Shortall, will present at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference in Miami at 09:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, March 13, 2014. The conference presentation will be broadcast over the Internet as a "live" listen only Webcast. To listen, please go to: http://ir.unilife.com/events.cfm. An archive of the event will also be available...

2014-02-25 08:34:42

Symbol: ASX: CHN TSX: CXN Shares outstanding: 298 million Fully diluted: 306 million PERTH, Western Australia, Feb. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Chalice Gold Mines Limited (TSX:CXN; ASX:CHN) advises that it has lodged its half year accounts for the half year ended December 31, 2013. A copy of the Half Year Accounts can be found on the SEDAR website at www.sedar.com and on the Company's website at www.chalicegold.com. SOURCE Chalice Gold Mines Limited

2014-02-24 12:21:29

MELBOURNE, Australia, Feb. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Newcrest Mining Limited (ASX: NCM) announced today that a presentation is to be given by the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Greg Robinson, at the BMO Global Metals and Mining Conference in Miami, Florida, USA at 2:00pm Miami local time on Monday 24 February, 2014. The webcast of this presentation, commencing at that time, will be accessible on the Company's website and will be available for replaying following the...

2014-02-24 08:27:57

Company to Receive up to approximately AUD $31.5 million to Accelerate Clinical Development TT-034 for Treating Hepatitis C SYDNEY, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Benitec Biopharma Limited (ASX: BLT), today announced it has completed a private placement of up to approximately 29.4 million of the company's ordinary shares at a price of AUD $1.07 per ordinary share, raising up to approximately AUD $31.5 million from international institutional investors who include U.S.-based RA Capital...

2014-02-21 23:01:44

Industry growth has been aided by the growing online presence of businesses, with e-commerce taking the Australian economy by storm. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Internet Hosting Services in Australia to its growing industry report collection. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) February 22, 2014 Over the past five years, the Internet Hosting Services industry has struggled to achieve the same levels of growth as recorded in the years prior to...

2014-02-12 20:20:54

MELBOURNE, Australia, Feb. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Newcrest Mining Limited (ASX: NCM) has become aware overnight of speculation of a specific nature that the Company intends to announce an equity raising. In the current operating and market conditions, the Company advises that it has no present intention to undertake an equity raising. Newcrest's Half Year Financial Results and Annual Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves Statement are expected to be released to the market tomorrow as...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.