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Global Alumina Announces Second Quarter 2007 Results

TORONTO, ON - August 14, 2007 - Global Alumina Corporation (TSX: GLA.U) (the "Company" or "Global Alumina"), a company developing an alumina refinery located in the bauxite-rich region of the Republic of Guinea (the "Guinea Alumina Project" or the "Project", previously the "Sangar&eactute;di Refinery Project"), announced today its financial and operating results for the three-month [...]

By | 2017-06-20T10:02:33+00:00 August 14th, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OTH Completes Share Buyback & Cancels Treasury Shares

Cairo, August 1st, 2007: Orascom Telecom Holding S.A.E. (“OTH”) announced today that it has cancelled 10 million shares (equivalent to 2 million GDRs). In March 2006, OTH announced that it will purchase 2 million Treasury Shares, on April 18th, 2007 the cancellation was voted upon in the Extraordinary General Assembly Meeting and during the last [...]

By | 2017-06-20T10:56:10+00:00 August 1st, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Equity-I sets up its Board of Advisors

Equity-I, a private equity house in the UAE, is in the process of finalizing its Board of Advisors, expected to be a cherry-picked group of industrialist, world-renowned private equity experts, international diplomats, and key-sector specialists. The complete Board of Advisors will be announced in late September 2007.

By | 2017-06-20T09:35:28+00:00 July 3rd, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Equity-I seeking to acquire GSM and CDMA licenses in the next 12-24 months

Private equity house Equity-I is said to be actively seeking GSM and CDMA African licenses. “We are currently looking at seven opportunities and will be entering into exclusive due diligence periods over the next few months”, the source was quoted as saying. Equity-I is also understood to be in late negotiations on a sub-sahara telecom [...]

By | 2017-06-20T09:33:40+00:00 July 3rd, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Orascom Telecom announces that its offer to buy Telecom Italia’s stake in Brasil Telecom has expired

Cairo, June 14th, 2007: Orascom Telecom Holding S.A.E. (“Orascom Telecom”) confirms that it is no longer pursuing discussion to acquire the stake held by Telecom Italia in Brasil Telecom Participacoes SA. Orascom Telecom’s original interest was in line with its declared focus on emerging countries offering large markets with untapped demand and high growth potential, [...]

By | 2017-06-20T10:44:00+00:00 June 14th, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Global Alumina Completes Joint Venture Agreements

TORONTO, ON - May 21, 2007 - Global Alumina Corporation (the "Company") (TSX: GLA.U) announced today that the Company, Global Alumina International, Ltd. ("GAI"), and Guinea Alumina Corporation, Ltd. ("Guinea BVI"), and The Broken Hill Proprietary Company Pty Limited ("BHP Billiton"), Dubai Aluminum Company Limited and Mubadala Development Company PJSC have completed the transaction contemplated [...]

By | 2017-06-20T10:13:44+00:00 May 21st, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Global Alumina Releases First Quarter 2007 Results

TORONTO, ON - May 7, 2007 - Global Alumina Corporation (TSX: GLA.U) (the "Company" or "Global Alumina"), a company developing an alumina refinery located in the bauxite-rich region of the Republic of Guinea (the "Sangar&eactute;di Refinery Project"), announced today its financial and operating results for the three-month period ending March 31, 2007.  The text of the [...]

By | 2017-06-20T10:17:13+00:00 May 7th, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Global Alumina strikes US$260 million joint venture deal in Guinea

WINDHOEK - Global Alumina Corporation's (TSX: GLA.U) subsidiary, Global Alumina International Ltd (GAI), will receive US$260 million for a two-thirds stake in its alumina refinery project under development in the Republic of Guinea after sealing a joint venture deal with three international companies, according to an announcement late Monday that came as the company reported [...]

By | 2017-06-20T10:19:41+00:00 March 27th, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Global Alumina announces approval of joint venture agreements

TORONTO, March 26 /CNW/ - Global Alumina Corporation (the "Company") (TSX: GLA.U) today announced that it has approved agreements to form a joint venture to develop and operate the Company's alumina refinery project in the Republic of Guinea (the "Project"). The Company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Global Alumina International Ltd. ("GAI"), will sell a two-thirds [...]

By | 2017-06-20T09:39:31+00:00 March 26th, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Global Alumina Announces Status of Joint Venture Negotiations

In its press release dated January 12, 2007, Global Alumina Corporation (the "Company") (TSX: GLA.U) announced an extension to February 15, 2007 of the negotiations to form the joint venture to develop and operate the Company's alumina refinery project in the Republic of Guinea (the "Project") with the BHP Billiton group (“BHPB”), Dubai Aluminium Company [...]

By | 2017-06-20T10:05:43+00:00 February 7th, 2007|Uncategorized|0 Comments