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  1. Business - Commodities - MINING

    Bankruptcy bid against Citic Pacific unit dropped

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Sydney Bankruptcy bid against Citic Pacific unit dropped Mineralogy, the Australian mining company owned by politician Clive Palmer, dropped its bid to push a Citic Pacific unit into bankruptcy as the two companies continue a dispute over royalties from the world's biggest magnetite iron ore project. Citic Pacific and Mineralogy both confirmed in e-mails ...

  2. Business - Companies - COURTS

    Australian court rules against Citic in iron royalties dispute with Mineralogy

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 10:25am by Eric Ng

    ... that a mining agreement signed between Citic and his firm, Mineralogy, in 2006 be terminated, eliminating the risk that Citic would be kicked out of the operation. Citic said in March it had spent more than US$9 billion to build infrastructure for the much-delayed project. The dispute stems from the 2006 agreement in which Citic agreed to make a quarterly royalty payment to Mineralogy ...

  3. Business - Companies - RESOURCES

    Mineralogy chief attacks Citic Pacific auditor swap

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Mineralogy chief attacks Citic Pacific auditor swap Australian tycoon Clive Palmer, who is in a court dispute with Citic Pacific over iron ore royalty ... and development firm Mineralogy, which signed an agreement in 2006 to sell Citic Pacific the right to mine up to six billion tonnes of iron ore in the state of Western Australia, is its second attack ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Sino Iron fiasco has Clive Palmer changing his attitude to China

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 01:03am by Howard Winn

    ... But the principal dispute is about the royalties that Citic undertook to pay Palmer's company Mineralogy for shipping the ore. Palmer claims that Sino Iron owes him A$500 million (HK$3.6 billion) ... is in the courts. The judge hearing this case had criticised Mineralogy for the numerous changes it has made to its statement of claim. "Mineralogy's numerous, and sometimes very significant, ...

  5. The day I met a caveman

    Posted Sep 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Pradyumn Dayal During the holidays, my family and I went to Queensland in Australia. While driving to Port Douglas, we passed a sign to The Crystal Caves and decided to stop and take a look. It turned out to be a fascinating trip. The Crystal Caves is act ...

  6. News - Asia - sino-australian relations

    Australian tycoon Clive Palmer apologises for calling Chinese ‘mongrels’

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 09:39am

    ... are owed to the Australian businessman and whether his company, Mineralogy, is the legal operator of the project’s export terminal at Port Preston. Citic has also accused Mineralogy of siphoning ...

  7. The WOW factor

    Posted Jul 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jocelyn Wong Leave an impression Sofina Aube's new summer collection includes four Couture-Designing Impression Eyes (HK$240/3.1g) that incorporate a newly formulated powder eyeliner for the upper lashline, promising bigger, smouldering eyes. Paired ...

  8. Heaven on the beach

    Posted Oct 29th 2010, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Peta Tomlinson Who wouldn't want to hide away in Queensland's beautiful Whitsundays, gateway to the Great Barrier Reef? Heaven's Gate is a 1,350-square-metre, modern day mansion set on 30 hectares of private beachfront at Hydeaway Bay. The ...

  9. Business - Commodities - MINING

    Citic Pacific in legal dispute with tycoon over iron-ore payments

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... injunction on Monday against Palmer-owned Mineralogy to stop it from terminating agreements to let Citic Pacific mine iron ore on its land, in exchange for payments including royalties. Citic ... it exercised an option for the right to mine a further one billion tonnes. Citic Pacific said it received notices from Mineralogy alleging that certain terms of the agreements have been breached, which ...

  10. Bidding treat for art and jewellery fans

    Posted Sep 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Peter Michael Holding the rare Burmese ruby up to the light, Christie's jewellery expert Vickie Sek tried to explain why the blood-red gem was expected to fetch up to $12 million at auction. 'Just look at it,' she said, her voice full of wo ...




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