Lafarge SA

Type: Company
Name: Lafarge SA (Lafarge S.A)
Nationality: France
Web Address: http://www.lafarge.com/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Lafarge SA
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

FG to introduce courses on products standards

In order to increase standards consciousness among Nigerians, the Federal Government is making plans to introduce courses that will deal extensively with products standards and quality in higher institutions.“We are working on introduction of courses ... [Publicerad Business Day Nigeria - 2 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Holcim-Lafarge Leftovers Enticing for Bidders: Real M

Once Holcim Ltd. (HOLN) and Lafarge SA (LG) start shedding assets across the world to complete their $40billion merger, cement producers from Europe to the U.S. arelikely to start lining up with offers.The assets up for grabs represent about $1 billion ... [Publicerad Bloomberg - 3 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Financials keep stocks afloat

Stocks opened flat in the opening session of the week yesterday with limited trading activities.Rally in financials helped offset losses due to profit-booking on some large cap companies that gained over the past several sessions.The benchmark index DSEX ... [Publicerad Dhaka Tribune - 6 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 2 reports

Mergers and acquisitions market heats up in Europe

PARIS (AFP) ― Europe’s mergers and acquisitions market is rebounding after years in the doldrums, as improving market sentiment is prompting companies to spend piles of cash built up during the financial crisis.A flurry of new deals have been announced ... [Publicerad Korea Herald - 10 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Fracking waste set to be removed from Nova Scotia town

About five million litres of waste water is currently being stored in Debert, N.S., near HalifaxTopicsIndustriesTRURO, N.S.—The Nova Scotia government says a company will start next week disposing of two million litres of treated hydraulic fracturing ... [Publicerad Canadian Plant - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Lafarge Canada and Diacarbon Energy receive funding for new torrefaction project

BC Bioenergy Network (BCBN) has announced its intention to provide US$1 million in funding for Diacarbon Energy Inc’s torrefaction bioreactor technology. Diacarbon will produce a renewable and sustainable biocoal derived from wood residuals that will ... [Publicerad Aggregate Research Industries - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Lafarge hosts groundbreaking ceremony

Lafarge North America Inc. hosted a groundbreaking event for the multi-million dollar modernisation project at its Ravena plant, New York, last week. The new state-of-the-art facility will be equipped with advanced efficiency features that will enable ... [Publicerad Aggregate Research Industries - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Lafarge pulls out of Cementos Portland Valderrivas plant deal

Spain: French cement multinational Lafarge has reportedly withdrawn from talks that it was having regarding the acquisition of a Catalonian cement plant from the Spanish sector player Cementos Portland Valderrivas (CPV). The decision was attributed to ... [Publicerad Global Cement News - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 3 reports

Turkish cement firms eye assets after Holcim-Lafarge merger

* Holcim-Lafarge expected to sell 5 bln euros of assets* Turkey's Oyak, Limak and Sabanci interested in dealsBy Ebru TuncayISTANBUL, April 16 (Reuters) - Turkish cement makers are interested in acquisition opportunities that could arise from the merger ... [Publicerad Reuters - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

FG approves new cement standards

Minister of Trade and Investment, Mr Olusegun AgangaIn a bid to check the spate of building collapse in the country, the Federal Government has approved new standards for the cement industry.The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Mr. Olusegun ... [Publicerad Nigeria Punch - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Market watch: Volatile index settles in the black

Benchm­ark KSE-100 index gains 1.6 points.Trade volumes rose to 387 million shares compared with Monday’s tally of 295.6 million. PHOTO: AFP/FILEKARACHI:  Despite hints of possible improvement in the ratings outlook, the market showed volatility and settled ... [Publicerad The Express Tribune - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 3 reports

Holcim's deal with Lafarge to boost cement sector: Report

The global merger of cement giants Holcim and Lafarge is likely to accelerate consolidation in India’s cement industry, says a report from rating agency India Ratings & Research.The consolidated operations may form India’s largest cement group player ... [Publicerad Business Standard India - Apr 15 2014]

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FG to introduce courses on products standards [Publicerad Business Day Nigeria - 2 hours ago]
Holcim-Lafarge Leftovers Enticing for Bidders: ... [Publicerad Bloomberg - 3 hours ago]
Holcim-Lafarge Leftovers Enticing for Bidders: ... [Publicerad Bloomberg via Google News - 3 hours ago]
Financials keep stocks afloat [Publicerad Dhaka Tribune - 6 hours ago]
DSE turnover hits below Tk 4.0b-mark [Publicerad Financial Express Bangladesh - 10 hours ago]
Mergers and acquisitions market heats up in Europe [Publicerad Korea Herald - 10 hours ago]
UPDATE 1-Veolia, Suez deny merger talks [Publicerad ACQ Magazine - 10 hours ago]
DGEN manages to cross 4600-point mark on higher... [Publicerad Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha - 14 hours ago]
Impact on Holly Hill plant unclear in Holcim-La... [Publicerad Orangeburg Times and Democrat - 17 hours ago]
Europe's mergers and acquisitions market heats up [Publicerad Yahoo! UK and Ireland - 20 hours ago]
FG to enforce standards in cement industry [Publicerad The Nation Nigeria - 22 hours ago]
Stocks stay flat with volatile trade past week [Publicerad Dhaka Tribune - Apr 19 2014]
KSE index plunges by 280 points on profit-taking [Publicerad The News International - Apr 19 2014]
A Tiny Deal-Maker Among Giants, Standing on His... [Publicerad Columbus - Apr 18 2014]
Construction industry reels [Publicerad Manica Post - Apr 18 2014]
Court Strikes Down Toxic Loophole for Cement Pl... [Publicerad Earth Justice - Apr 18 2014]
Lafarge, Lehigh, Vulcan Lead Adoption of New Mo... [Publicerad Rock Products - Apr 18 2014]
U.S. court upholds cement plant emissions stand... [Publicerad TrustMedia - Apr 18 2014]
Lafarge, Stanbic, Mobil gain most at Stock Exch... [Publicerad Business Day Nigeria - Apr 18 2014]
Restaurant Report Pacific Fusion, Pho 99 Vietna... [Publicerad Action News Jacksonville - Apr 18 2014]
FIRST Robotics Team wins Rookie Award [Publicerad Alpena News - Apr 18 2014]
Lafarge-Holcim may emerge as largest producer p... [Publicerad Economic Times - Apr 18 2014]
A Look at the Lifecycle of a New Product [Publicerad ProSales Online - Apr 18 2014]
Post a selfie and win [Publicerad Biz Community - Apr 17 2014]
BC Bioenergy Network funds pilot torrefaction p... [Publicerad Biomass Magazine - Apr 17 2014]
Cement market, construction investments growing... [Publicerad Oxford Business Group - Apr 17 2014]
Joe Athialy: The weakest link in development le... [Publicerad Business Standard India - Apr 17 2014]
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Holcim-Lafarge Leftovers Enticing for Bidders: ... [Publicerad Bloomberg via Google News - 3 hours ago]
Holcim-Lafarge Leftovers Enticing for Bidders: Real M&A Bloomberg Jona, Switzerland-based Holcim and Paris-based Lafarge confirmed their merger plans earlier this month after Bloomberg News first reported the discussions. The deal terms include ...
Regan Watts: Remembering my good friend Jim Fla... [Publicerad National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Apr 11 2014]
Dear Jim, I was shocked and deeply saddened when I learned of your passing this week. It does not seem real that you were just here, and now you’re gone in the whisper of a moment that came too soon. Yours was a life that ended too early, but not before ...
Holcim and Lafarge: Into the mixer [Publicerad The Economist - Business - Apr 10 2014]
THE announcement this week that the world’s two biggest cement-makers by revenues are planning a merger of equals has thrust a huge but unglamorous industry into an unaccustomed spotlight. If a deal goes ahead, combining Lafarge of France and Holcim ...
Fitch Affirms Holcim Ltd at 'BBB'; Outlook Stable [Publicerad Business Wire Professional Services News - Apr 09 2014]
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has affirmed Holcim Ltd's (Holcim) Long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at 'BBB', following its announcement to merge with Lafarge SA (Lafarge) through a public exchange offer with an exchange ratio of one new ...
World’s Largest Cement Companies Merge, Creatin... [Publicerad Think Progress - Apr 08 2014]
CREDIT: shutterstock It’s not surprising that water is the most consumed substance on Earth by volume. It is surprising that concrete is the second most. It is also one of the biggest contributors of greenhouse gases to the atmosphere. Concrete is ...
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Two cement giants build future together [Publicerad Reuters Video: Business - Apr 07 2014]
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Fitch Places Lafarge SA on Rating Watch Positive [Publicerad Fitch Ratings Headlines Corporate - Apr 09 2014]
Lafarge kiest Quintiq voor het optimaliseren va... [Publicerad Auto & Transportation - Jan 21 2014]
Lafarge wird seine weltweite Supply-Chain künft... [Publicerad Auto & Transportation - Jan 21 2014]
Lafarge a sélectionné Quintiq pour optimiser sa... [Publicerad Auto & Transportation - Jan 21 2014]
Lafarge si è affidata a Quintiq per ottimizzare... [Publicerad Auto & Transportation - Jan 21 2014]
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