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29 Jul 2016

17:26 | MIN

Mineral Resources Provides its Activities Report for the Quarter Ended 30 June 2016

Mineral Resources provided its Activities Report for the quarter ended 30 June 2016, reporting that the Company recorded total production of 12.427 Mt and shipping of 12.148 Mt of...

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17:23 | PLS

Pilbara Minerals Provides June 2016 Quarterly Activities Report

Pilbara Minerals Provided June 2016 quarterly activities report, reporting that The Co. now firmly cemented as the world's leading lithium development project with a further major...

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17:04 | MLX

Metals X Provided its Activities Report for the Quarter Ended 30 June 2016

Metals X provided its Activities Report for the quarter ended 30 June 2016, reporting that it made progress on its takeover offer for copper producer Aditya Birla Minerals and...

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15:17 | KAR

Karoon Gas Australia Provides Santos Basin JV Partner Status Update

Karoon Gas Australia provided an update on further developments relating to the Co's 65% owned Santos Basin Brazil blocks S-M-1037, 1101, 1102, 1165 amp; 1166 (the 'Blocks'). The...

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14:26 | ILU

Iluka Resources Trading Halted, Pending Company Announcement

The securities of Iluka Resources will be placed in Trading Halt Session State at the request of the Company, pending the release of an announcement by the Company. Unless ASX...

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10:40 | ORG

Origin Energy Provides 2016 Annual Reserves Update

Origin Energy announced that the commencement of Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) exports during the year has driven a 57% increase in annual production and 15% uplift in revenue...

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10:39 | ORG

Origin Energy Provides 2016 Annual Reserves Report

Origin Energy provided 2016 Annual Reserves Report. This Annual Reserves Report provided an update on the reserves and resources of the Company and its share of Australia Pacific...

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10:38 | ORG

Origin Energy Provides June 2016 Quarterly Production Report

Origin Energy provided quarterly production report for the period ending 30 June 2016. Annual production has increased by 57% and sales revenue by 15%. During the quarter,...

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10:16 | MYX

Mayne Pharma Group Announces Settlement from Patent Infringement Case

Mayne Pharma Group entered into a settlement agreement with Forest Laboratories, relating to the Company's US Patent No. 6,194,000. In December 2013, it filed a patent infringement...

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09:56 | PLS

Pilbara Minerals Provides Update On First Right of Refusal

Pilbara Minerals advised that it proposes to reissue the Sale Notice dated 5 July 2016 to Global Advanced Metals Wodgina (GAMW), in relation to GAMW's right of first refusal over...

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09:54 | MRM

MMA Offshore Advises on Impairment of Assets

MMA Offshore advised that it expects to book a non-cash impairment charge of $140m before tax against the carrying value of its assets as at 30 June 2016. The impairment charge...

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09:48 | AIO

Asciano Suspends from Official Quotation

The securities of Asciano will be suspended from quotation at the close of trading on Friday 29 July 2016, at the request of the Company, following lodgement with ASIC of the court...

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09:37 | AWE

AWE Releases Quarterly Report

AWE released quarterly report for the period ended 30 June 2016. Production for the June 2016 quarter was 0.9 mmboe, 33% lower than the March 2016 quarter as expected due to no...

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09:20 | AIO

Asciano Advises Announces Favorable ATO Rulings On Special Dividend

Asciano announced that it has lodged with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission orders of the Supreme Court of NSW approving the Scheme of Arrangement under which...

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09:20 | IFN

Infigen Energy Reports Production and Revenue Report for Q4 FY16

Infigen Energy reported unaudited production and revenue for the 3 months ended 30 June 2016. The Company will release its audited full year FY16 financial results on 29 August...

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09:18 | CIM

CIMIC Group Announces Visionstream Awarded National Telstra Wideband Contract

CIMIC Group announced that Visionstream has been awarded an extension to its contract with Telstra for the delivery of Wideband Services across Australia. The new contract will...

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09:04 | RRL

Regis Resources Announces Maiden Resource of 547,000oz at Tooheys Well

Regis Resources announced Maiden Inferred Mineral Resource Estimate (MRE) at Tooheys Well deliver 14.6 MT @1.16 g/t Au for 547,000oz of Au at a 0.4g/t Au cut-off grade. The MRE at...

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08:57 | BGA

Bega Cheese Reaches Agreement with Woolworths Supermarkets

Bega Cheese advised that it has reached agreement with Woolworths Supermarkets for the supply of a significant component of Woolworths' own label cheese range commencing January...

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08:41 | MGC

MG Unit Trust Notes Murray Goulburn Announcement

MG Unit Trust noted that Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co. (MG) has announced that following a competitive tender process Woolworths has selected a new supplier to manufacture and...

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07:30 | OGC

OceanaGold Corporation Reports Fatality at the Waihi Gold Mine in NZ

OceanaGold Corporation announced that the Company regrets to inform that an underground mining operator was fatally injured following an incident in the early evening of 28 July...

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28 Jul 2016

17:45 | OGC

OceanaGold Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results

OceanaGold provided financial and operational results for the quarter and half year ended 30 June 2016 reporting that the Company continued to advance the construction of the Haile...

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16:14 | CYB

CYBG Provides Third Quarter Trading Update

CYBG provided third quarter trading update stating that the Company continued with business as usual, supporting the customers and delivering a positive results. The Company made...

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09:43 | SPL

Starpharma Holdings Initiates New DEP Drug Delivery Program with AstraZeneca

Starpharma Holdings announced the initiation a new DEP drug delivery program with AstraZeneca. The new agreement will see the application of the Company's DEP platform to a further...

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09:33 | BDR

Beadell Resources Provides June 2016 Quarterly Report

Beadell Resources provided June 2016 Quarterly Report. Gold production for the June 2016 quarter was 24,568oz and gold sold was 26,487oz. Costs - Cash costs for the June quarter...

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09:25 | IGO

Independence Group Announces Successful Completion of $250 Million Placement

Independence Group announced the successful completion of its fully underwritten institutional placement to raise A$250m, which was announced on, 27 July 2016. The Placement is...

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09:24 | ABC

Adelaide Brighton Advises Commercial Negotiations for Gas Supply

Adelaide Brighton announced that it has concluded negotiations about non-binding, indicative terms with Strike Energy for the potential supply of gas covering a portion of...

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09:19 | BPT

Beach Energy Releases Quarterly Report

Beach Energy released quarterly report for the period ended 30 June 2016. Record quarterly sales volumes of 3.1 MMboe were achieved. Reduced third party sales were due to...

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09:17 | BPT

Beach Energy Provides FY17 Guidance

Beach Energy provided guidance in relation to FY17 capital expenditure and production volumes. Guidance excludes potential impacts from weather related events, unforeseen...

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08:40 | IPD

ImpediMed Sign Joint Development Agreement with Mayo Clinic

ImpediMed announced that it has entered into a three-year joint development agreement with Mayo Clinic to advance new solutions for its fluid status and body composition monitoring...

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08:34 | BHP

BHP Billiton Provides Update on Framework Agreement

BHP Billiton announced that it will recognise a provision in the range of US$1.1bn to US$1.3bn which is equivalent to a 50% share of the current estimate of Samarco's funding...

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08:32 | INM

Iron Mountain Incorporated Declares Quarterly Dividend

Iron Mountain Incorporated declared a cash dividend of US$0.485 per share on the common stock and Chess Depository Interests (CDIs) of the Company, to shareholders of record at the...

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08:30 | RSG

Resolute Mining Releases Quarterly Activities Report

Resolute Mining released quarterly activities report for the period ended 30 June 2016. Total quarterly gold production of 83,087oz was achieved at an All-in-Sustaining Cost (AISC)...

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08:28 | NST

Northern Star Resources Provides Resource Reserve Update as at 30 June 2016

Northern Star Resources advised that its strategy to grow production to 700,000oz a year in 2018 is well on track with a 33% increase in Reserves to 2Moz. Resources increased by...

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08:28 | SFR

Sandfire Resources Provides June 2016 Quarterly Report

Sandfire Resources provided June 2016 Quarterly Report. Record annual copper production achieved for FY21016. Strong mine production and milling rates maintained for the Quarter....

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08:23 | MQG

Macquarie Group Provides 2016 AGM and First Quarter FY17 Update

Macquarie Group provided 2016 AGM and first quarter FY17 update. The Company's financial position comfortably exceeds APRA's Basel III regulatory requirements, with Group capital...

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27 Jul 2016

18:14 | BAP

Bapcor Announces Acquisition of Baxters Auto Electrical and Roadsafe Automotive Products

Bapcor advised that the Company has entered into binding agreements to acquire two specialist wholesale businesses, Baxters auto electrical and Roadsafe Automotive Products. For the...

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15:45 | TFC

TFS Corporation Short Listed for WA State Government Sandalwood Contract

TFS Corporation announced that the Company has been shortlisted in the tender process for the supply of Australian sandalwood (santalum spicatum). The Company noted that the West...

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15:28 | AIO

Asciano Announces FIRB has No Objections to Scheme and Associated Transactions

Asciano announced that the Foreign Investment Review Board (FIRB) has provided written notice that there are no objections under the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975...

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11:03 | IMF

IMF Bentham Provides Update on ANZ Bank Fees Case

IMF Bentham referred to its previous announcement of 26 July 2016 in the matter of Paciocco v ANZ Banking Corporation. The High Court has delivered its judgment in the appeal by the...

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10:27 | DNA

Donaco International Announces Refinancing of Working Capital Facility

Donaco International announced that it has refinanced its US$20m working capital facility that was announced to the ASX on 23 June 2015 and 1 July 2015. The refinancing will save...

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09:41 | FMG

Fortescue Metals Group Provides Quarterly Production Report

Fortescue Metals Group announced that it has released its June 2016 quarterly production results, reporting shipments of 43.4Mt of iron ore with cash production costs (C1) of...

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09:13 | AIO

Asciano Announces Special Dividend

Asciano advised that the Company Board has determined that a fully franked special dividend of $0.87 per Company share will be paid by the Company on the Special Dividend Payment...

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09:08 | AGL

AGL Energy Advises on Renewable Energy Fund

AGL Energy announced QIC, on behalf of its clients the Future Fund and those invested in the QIC Global Infrastructure Fund, as its equity partner in the $2-3bn Powering Australian...

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09:05 | IGO

Independence Group Announces Institutional Placement and Share Purchase Plan

Independence Group announced that the Company is conducting a fully underwritten institutional placement to raise A$250m. The Placement comprises an issue of 66.7m new Company...

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09:00 | BTT

BT Investment Management Appoints Michael Bargholz as CEO, BTIM (Australia)

BT Investment Management announced the appointment of Mr Michael Bargholz to the role of CEO, BTIM (Australia) and a member of the Company's Global Executive Committee. He has broad...

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08:53 | IGO

Independence Group Trading Halted, Pending Company Announcement

The securities of Independence Group will be placed in Trading Halt Session State at the request of the Company, until the earlier of the commencement of normal trading on 29 July...

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08:29 | SXY

Senex Energy Provides Preliminary FY17 Outlook

Senex Energy provided its preliminary outlook for FY17 during which the Company will increase activity whilst maintaining financial strength and liquidity. Commencement of Western...

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08:28 | SXY

Senex Energy Provides 2016 Annual Reserves Statement

Senex Energy released its estimate of reserves and contingent resources as at 30 June 2016, independently certified by DeGolyer amp; MacNaughton (Damp;M), Netherland Sewell...

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08:28 | SXY

Senex Energy Provides June Quarterly Report

Senex Energy provided June 2016 quarter report. Strong financial position heading into FY17, with $102m of cash and $180m of total liquidity. Continued progress on the Western Surat...

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08:26 | IMF

IMF Bentham Provides USA Case Update

IMF Bentham announced that the case funded by the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, Bentham Capital LLC (Bentham USA) referred to in the Company's announcement of 11 December 2014...

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08:25 | SAR

Saracen Mineral Holdings Announces Tripling of Exploration Budget to Grow Production & Life

Saracen Mineral Holdings advised that it has tripled its exploration budget to A$42m for this financial year as part of a strategy to grow the inventory and production at its...

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26 Jul 2016

19:34 | GNC

Graincorp Responds to Media Speculation

Graincorp responded to media's speculation stating that the Company is aware of media speculation regarding a process being conducted in relation to Archer Daniels Midland's (ADM)...

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17:13 | VCX

Vicinity Centres Announces June 2016 Valuations

Vicinity Centres announced that as at 30 June 2016, 40 of its 81 directly-owned retail properties (52% by value) have been independently valued and the remaining properties have...

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12:17 | MND

Monadelphous Group Announces Diversification into Renewable Energy Market

Monadelphous Group announced that the Company has reached an agreement with renewable energy specialist, ZEM Energy Pty ("ZEM Energy"), to form a new incorporated JV, Zenviron Pty...

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11:12 | ALQ

ALS Provides Chairman's Address to AGM

ALS provided its chairman's address to the Company's AGM. The chairman reported that the Company runs short, medium and long term financial projections, incorporating scenarios...

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10:07 | BWX

BWX Expands Presence in UK

BWX announced that the UK's pharmacy, health and beauty retailer Boots, will shortly be carrying the Company's flagship brand Sukin. Under the agreement, negotiated directly between...

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09:45 | HFR

Highfield Resources Signs Non-Binding MOUs with Fertiliser Traders

Highfield Resources advised that it has signed non-binding MOUs with fertiliser traders covering more than 100% of expected phase one production from its flagship Muga Potash Mine....

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09:30 | PDN

Paladin Energy Suspends from Official Quotation

The securities of Paladin Energy will be suspended from official quotation immediately at the request of the Company, pending the release of an announcement.

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09:22 | SWM

Seven West Media Provides Statement on Yahoo Inc and Yahoo7

Seven West Media acknowledged announcements from Yahoo, Inc concerning its proposed transaction with Verizon Communications, Inc. Once the change of control is close to being...

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09:02 | SAI

SAI Global Confirms Strategic Review of Assurance Business

SAI Global confirmed that it is reviewing a possible sale of its Assurance business. This process was initiated by the Company following approaches from, and subsequent meetings...

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08:54 | SIQ

Smartgroup Corporation Completes Institutional Placement

Smartgroup Corporation announced that it has successfully completed an institutional placement to raise $54m through the issue of 7.65m new shares as announced to the market on 25...

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08:27 | NST

Northern Star Resources Announces FY16 Unaudited Financial Results

Northern Star Resources reported a 65% increase in unaudited net profit after tax to A$151.4m for the year to 30 June 2016. The outstanding profit reflects strong gold sales of...

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08:25 | PRU

Perseus Mining Releases Quarterly Activities Report

Perseus Mining released quarterly activities report for the period ended 30 June 2016. On 18 April 2016, a scheme of arrangement in which the Company acquired all of the outstanding...

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07:32 | WBC

Westpac Banking Corporation Launches NZD Subordinated Notes Offer

Westpac Banking Corporation announced that it is making an offer of up to NZ$250m of unsecured, subordinated, fixed rate notes with the ability to accept unlimited...

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25 Jul 2016

17:05 | AHG

Automotive Holdings Group Secures Daimler Trucks Dealership in Melbourne

Automotive Holdings Group announced that the Company has agreed to acquire the Mercedes-Benz Commercial Vehicles dealership in Laverton, Victoria from Mercedes-Benz...

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11:22 | WES

Wesfarmers Provides Quarterly Statement of Production, Development & Exploration

Wesfarmers provided quarterly statement of production, development and exploration. At Curragh, overburden removal for the quarter ended 30 June 2016 was 11.0% higher than the...

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09:37 | IOF

Investa Office Fund Announces 63,000sqm Lease Extension Confirm at 242 Exhibition Street

Investa Office Fund announced that terms have been agreed on an 11.5-year lease extension with Telstra at 242 Exhibition Street, Melbourne. Telstra fully occupy the office tower and...

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09:28 | AQG

Alacer Gold Corp Announces Second Quarter 2016 Operating Financial Results

Alacer Gold Corp announced that it has filed its 2016 second quarter operating, financial results. On 20 April 2016, the Corporation received approval for a number of permits from...

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09:25 | SEH

Sino Gas & Energy Holdings Releases Quarterly Activities Report

Sino Gas amp; Energy Holdings released quarterly activities report. On 20 July 2016, China New Energy Mining acquired a 51% stake in the JV Company, Sino Gas Energy (SGE) for...

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09:24 | PLS

Pilbara Minerals Provides Update on Product Offtake

Pilbara Minerals advised that it has made significant progress in its developing relationship with General Lithium Corporation after recently signing its first binding off-take...

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09:13 | SIQ

Smartgroup Corporation Provides Trading Update and Acquisition of Selectus

Smartgroup Corporation provided a trading update for the 6-month period ending 30 June 2016. H1 CY2016 Revenue of $60.5m (35% increase from H1 CY2015); H1 CY2016 EBITDA of $25.5m...

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08:56 | SIQ

Smartgroup Corporation Trading Halted, Pending Company Announcement

The securities of Smartgroup Corporation will be placed in Trading Halt Session State at the request of the Company, until the earlier of the commencement of normal trading on 27...

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08:44 | NCM

Newcrest Mining Releases June 2016 Quarterly Report

Newcrest Mining released quarterly report for the period ended 30 June 2016. Gold production was lower in the June 2016 quarter principally due to the extended suspension of...

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08:42 | ORG

Origin Energy Announces New Beetaloo Well Spudded

Origin Energy announced that Exploration in the NT's Beetaloo Basin has progressed, with the fourth of five Stage 1 wells spudded. The Company as operator of the Beetaloo JV, has...

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08:40 | IGO

Independence Group Reports Recent High-Grade Gold Mineralisation

Independence Group reported recent high-grade gold mineralisation intersected at Havana South, as part of a continued work program to unlock the upside potential of the Tropicana...

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08:31 | SEH

Sino Gas & Energy Holdings Announces Agreement with Petrochina CBM Reaches

Sino Gas amp; Energy Holdings announced that the JV company, Sino Gas amp; Energy (SGE, JV Company) and its PSC partner, PetroChina CBM (collectively the Partners) have reached an...

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08:09 | WOW

Woolworths Provides Update on Operating Model Review

Woolworths announced that the implementation of its new operating model has resulted in a charge primarily related to restructuring initiatives across Group support functions and...

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22 Jul 2016

10:44 | PDN

Paladin Energy Trading Halted, Pending Company Announcement

The securities of Paladin Energy will be placed in Trading Halt Session State at the request of the Company, until the earlier of the commencement of normal trading on, 26 July 2016...

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09:27 | RRL

Regis Resources Provides Quarterly Activities Report

Regis Resources provided Quarterly Activities Report. Quarterly gold production of 78,471oz takes annual gold production to 305,084oz, exceeding the upper end of annual FY2016...

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09:06 | STO

Santos Provides Second Quarter Activities Report

Santos provided second quarter activities report for the period ending 30 June 2016. Sales gas, ethane and sales gas to LNG production of 71.6 PJ for the quarter was 10% higher than...

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09:03 | OZL

OZ Minerals Provides June 2016 Quarterly Report and Presentation

OZ Minerals provided June 2016 Quarterly Report and Presentation. Prominent Hill delivered another sound result of 27,350t of copper production for the quarter, in line with...

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08:52 | MQA

Macquarie Atlas Roads Provides Toll Revenue and Traffic Statistics - 2nd Quarter 2016

Macquarie Atlas Roads released its June 2016 quarter toll revenue and traffic statistics for each of its portfolio toll roads. Weighted average toll revenue and traffic for the June...

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08:51 | AHY

Asaleo Care Provides Preliminary 1H16 Results and Revised FY16 Earnings Guidance

Asaleo Care announced preliminary half year results for the six months ending 30 June 2016 and a reduction in its full year guidance for the financial year ending 31 December 2016....

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08:26 | AQG

Alacer Gold Corp Provides Supporting Data for Cakmaktepe North Drilling Program

Alacer Gold Corp released an announcement in 21 July 2016 titled Further Exploration Results for the Copler District. Significant assays are defined as drill hole intercepts having...

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08:26 | AQG

Alacer Gold Corp Announces Further Exploration Results for Copler District

Alacer Gold Corp announced drilling results through 31 May 2016 from the Company's 2016 Copler District exploration program in Turkey. Drilling results are from an additional...

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07:34 | AIA

Auckland International Airport Provides June 2016 Monthly Traffic Update

Auckland International Airport provided June 2016 monthly traffic update. At 643,689, Auckland Airport's international passenger numbers (excluding transit passengers) for June 2016...

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18 Jul 2016

08:29 | LYC

Lynas Corporation Reports Negative Cash Flow of $1.84m for the June 2016 Quarter

Lynas Corporation reported negative cash flow of $1.84m for quarter ended 30 June 2016. Operating cash flow for the period was $1.8m. Investing cash flow was $(880,000). Financing...

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