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  1. Electrocution of boy ruled accident

    Posted Apr 30th 2005, 12:00am by Felix Lo

    ... Felix Lo The tragic case of a 12-year-old boy who was electrocuted in an air vent was death by accident, a coroner ruled yesterday. Coroner Peter White accepted the findings by the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department on the cause of the accident ...

  2. Yanzhou Coal Mining

    Posted Jun 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The group's principal activities are underground coal mining, coal preparation and sales and railway transport service of coal. The group operates in China and Australia. ...

  3. Ventilation guidelines won't be forced on private sector

    Posted Dec 21st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong The government has prescribed its own 'qualitative guidelines on air ventilation' for its planning and design departments in light of concerns that tall buildings affect air ventilation on the street. But it has no plan to enforce th ...

  4. Expand your vocabulary

    Posted Mar 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The highlighted words have been chosen from the South China Morning Post's top news stories to help you improve your word power. The observatory said the poor air quality was due to insufficient ventilation in the city, which was surrounded by accumu ...

  5. Company profile- Yanzhou Coal Mining

    Posted Jun 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yanzhou Coal Mining is the listed unit of the mainland's fourth-largest coal producer. Its principal activities are underground coal mining, coal preparation and sales, and railway transport service of coal. The group operates in the mainland and Australia. It was reported in April that the company would aim to raise sales volume by 8.2 per cent this year to 37.5 million ...

  6. China Coal shares dip as mines told to close

    Posted Sep 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... provincial government ordered a shutdown of all its parent's underground mines following a mine accident that has killed nine workers so far. A flooding accident at its parent China National ... ordered all underground mines operated by China National Coal, including five operated by listed China Coal, to suspend production. CCB International mining sector analyst Karen Li said industry ...

  7. Business - Commodities - DISPUTES

    Mongolian mine sacks 1,700 amid funding row

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... on the underground mine," Oyu Tolgoi said. The lay-offs are a mix of contractors and employees. The action at Oyu Tolgoi, owned by Rio and the Mongolian government, follow months of disagreement between ... underground expansion plan had been delayed, Rio said last month. "These lay-offs bring a human element to it," said Dale Choi, the founder of Independent Mongolian Metals & Mining ...

  8. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan coal mine accident kills eight

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 05:24pm by AFP

    ... when 200 miners were working more than 600 metres underground. Pakistani mines are notorious for poor safety standards and ventilation. At least 43 workers were killed in March 2011 when ... Agence France-Presse in Quetta A gas explosion killed eight Pakistani coal mine workers in the country’s remote southwest on Monday, an official said. The accident happened in Loralai ...

  9. Death toll at mine rises to 166

    Posted Dec 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... underground shafts at the coal mine in Qitaihe, Heilongjiang province, for five missing miners and search organisers said yesterday that they aimed to find them by tomorrow. At a meeting on Thursday ... entries to the underground mine but the worker registration system was chaotic.' The mine's poor records of its workforce resulted in the management twice changing the number ...

  10. Business - Companies

    Rio Tinto’s giant Mongolian mine gets new chief executive

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 08:58am by Reuters

    ... fee, capital costs for the open pit mine, which is now producing, and the planned underground mine, will be hard to resolve. “The best we can determine is that all stakeholders want ... Reuters in Ulan Bator The top copper marketing executive at Rio Tinto will take over as the head of Oyu Tolgoi, the giant Mongolian copper and gold mine controlled by Rio Tinto, Oyu Tolgoi ...




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