Mineralogy

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Name: Mineralogy
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Australian politician provokes ire with China slurs

BANGKOK -- Global business executives, especially those in the mining industry, tend to say only positive things about China for the benefit of their corporate interests. But not Clive Palmer, the Australian mining magnate whose increasingly outrageous ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 4 reports

Australian MP 'sorry' for China outburst

AUSTRALIAN mining magnate turned MP Clive Palmer apologised to China today over an outburst of invective on national television.In an extraordinary tirade of abuse he accused the Chinese of shooting their own people and having no system of justice.But ... [Published Morning Star Online - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Tycoon sorry in `mongrels' row

In a televised tirade this month, the billionaire coal baron, who was elected to parliament last year as head of the Palmer United Party, also called the Chinese "bastards" who "want to take over this country.""I most sincerely apologize for any insult ... [Published Hong Kong Standard - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Oz MP Apologises For Chinese 'Mongrel' Insult

–An Australian mining magnate has apologised for calling the Chinese "mongrels" and accusing Beijing of trying to take over the country.After Clive Palmer's tirade on national television, government ministers accused him of threatening Australia's relations ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Gem & Mineral Show in Madrid offers host of glittering minerals to visitors

MADRID — Rock hounds and members of the St. Lawrence County Rock & Mineral Club traded specimens and sold items to the public Sunday at the St. Lawrence County Gem & Mineral Show, held at the Municipal Park and Community Center here.The show, which took ... [Published Watertown Daily Times - Aug 25 2014]
Entities: Mineral, Madrid, Mineralogy
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

EMU School Planetary Mineralogy

When25th August - 3rd September 2014About the eventThe , organized by the University of Glasgow will take place from 25th August to the 3rd September 2014 at the University of Glasgow in Glasgow, United Kingdom. The conference will cover areas like Planetary ... [Published Exhibitions.co.uk - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Palmer win costs WA taxpayers almost $57,000 (The West Australian)

The West AustralianClive Palmer's recent legal victory over Premier Colin Barnett cost WA taxpayers almost $57,000 in arbitration costs and expenses.The confidential commercial arbitration decision of the dispute between Palmer-controlled companies Mineralogy ... [Published West Australian - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Tasmanian senator doubles down on Palmer's anti-China rant

Jacqui Lambie, a senator from Tasmania from the Palmer United Party, said Australia should strengthen its military power to prevent the country's children from being enslaved by "aggressive" and "totalitarian" China, reports Huanqiu.com, the Chinese-language ... [Published Want China Times - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

ERDC Performs Forensic Investigations of Infrastructure Deterioration and Failure

VICKSBURG, Miss. , Aug. 22 -- The U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center issued the following news story:Researchers from the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) know a thing or two about aging and ailing infrastructure. ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Foreign Ministry: Australian tycoon's attack is 'absurd'

The Foreign Ministry has condemned a verbal attack by Australian mining mogul and politician Clive Palmer as "irrational and absurd", after the businessman described China's government as "bastards" who shoot their own people."Palmer's words about China ... [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Curiosity drill test cut short

Nasa's Curiosity rover on Mars has had its drill out again.The robot turned the tool in a flat slab of rock dubbed "Bonanza King", but it looks as though the operation failed to complete as planned.Engineers are now examining the possibility that Bonanza ... [Published BBC - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Looks Like Crunch Time Is Coming For Clive And Company

Why has Clive Palmer and his party turned savagely on China?The answer: he’s losing a critical court battle that could determine his financial future, and that of the Palmer United Party.Palmer’s colourful tirade against the Chinese state on  Monday night’s ... [Published New Matilda - Aug 21 2014]

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Michelle Grant, Executive Director World Food System Center, ETH Zurich explained, "Around the world, the global population is facing pressing challenges at the nexus of food production, fresh waterwater supply, the environment, and human health. These challenges are particularly pressing in the African continent, where food and nutrition insecurity remains widespread. Research and education play a critical role in addressing these challenges, by filling the knowledge gaps, driving the innovation pipeline and training the next generation of leaders and decision makers equipped to deal with these complex issues."
"(Palmer) is in the middle of a bitter legal dispute and should not use his public position as a member of parliament to insult one of our major strategic and economic partners" said Foreign Minister Julie Bishop in an interview with The Australian newspaper
"Any remarks attacking or slandering China would not gain support and were doomed to failure. The healthy and stable development of relations is in the fundamental interests of the two countries and peoples, and cannot be overturned by any individual."
Mr Palmer said his companies were owed "about AU$500m (£281m) by the communist Chinese government that doesn't want to pay" , and he was counter-suing

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The Chinese Government Are ‘Bastards,’ Says an ... [Published The China Blog - Aug 19 2014]
An Australian legislator and mining magnate has delivered a scathing tirade against Chinese investment in Australia, calling the Chinese government “bastards” who want to usurp control of the nation. He also referred to a Chinese resources company as ...
The Chinese Government Are ‘Bastards,’ Says an ... [Published TIME.com - Aug 19 2014]
An Australian legislator and mining magnate has delivered a scathing tirade against Chinese investment in Australia, calling the Chinese government “bastards” who want to usurp control of the nation. He also referred to a Chinese resources company as ...
The Chinese Government Are ‘Bastards,’ Says an ... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Aug 19 2014]
An Australian legislator and mining magnate has delivered a scathing tirade against Chinese investment in Australia, calling the Chinese government “bastards” who want to usurp control of the nation. He also referred to a Chinese resources company as ...
Honey Badger Provides Exploration Update at Sagar [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 14 2014]
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