R/€ = 13.83
R/$ = 11.04
Au 1172.85 $/oz
Pt 1231.00 $/oz
Oct 27, 2014
Landlocked Mali aims to diversify its mining sector away from gold with Chinese-built rail projects worth $9.5-billion that would link it to the Atlantic coast, even as slowing Chinese growth and falling commodity prices cool investment. The West African nation - the...
Aug 01, 2014
The project involves the construction of a canal from the mouth of the Brito river on the Pacific side to the Punta Gorda river on the Caribbean side.
Jul 20, 2012
Chinese contractors topped International Construction’s 2012 ranking of the world’s 200-largest construction companies for the second year running and once again took the largest share of total revenue. Contractors from China took 23.2%, or $344-billion, of the...
Oct 07, 2010
Vancouver-based junior Trevali Resources, which debuted on the TSX on Thursday, plans to start construction on its Santander mine in Peru in the first quarter of 2011, with first production emerging from the mill later that year. Trevali has a strategic partnership...
Sep 08, 2010
Iron-ore developer Sundance Resources has signed a rail deal with a Chinese firm for its flagship Mbalam project, on the border of Cameroon and Congo. Sundance said in a statement on Wednesday that the memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China-Africa Construction...
Aug 24, 2010
China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) has agreed to form a joint venture (JV) with South African empowerment investment company Afripalm Horizon, led by Lazarus Zim, to pursue construction and infrastructure opportunities in South Africa and sub-Saharan...
Aug 13, 2010
The high-speed rail link China Railway Construction Corporation is building in Saudi Arabia doesn’t just connect the holy cities of Mecca and Medina. It shows how Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America are holding the world economy together. Ties between...
Jun 01, 2010
A Chinese group plans to buy out the remaining minority shareholders of Canada's Corriente Resources and delist the firm from the NYSE Amex and TSX, after acquiring shares equal to 96,9% of the smaller company. CRCC-Tongguan Investment, which is jointly owned by...
Dec 29, 2009