• The 2nd Power Generation by Waste-heat Seminar

    Date: from 21 May 2006 to 22 May 2006Location: Hangzhou, Zhejiang, ChinaOrganizer: China Building Material Association & China Cement Association Supporter: Zhejiang Leomax Group The 1st Power Generation by Waste-heat Summit was also held in Hangzhou last March which made an

  • Interest rate rise seen to tighten monetary policy

    China's latest interest-rate hike will likely herald a new round of monetary tightening as early as this month aimed at curbing red-hot investments and growth in loans to more sustainable rates, economists said. The Chinese central bank's recent raising of its lending interest ra

  • The Sixth International Symposium on Cement & Concrete

    Cement & Concrete, Contributing to Global Sustainability The 6th International Symposium on Cement & Concrete (6th ISCC), a quadrennial international meeting, and the CANMET/ACI International Symposium on Concrete Technology for Sustainable Development are to be jointly h

  • China Govt steps up efforts to restructure cement industry

    China will continue to adjust its cement industry's structure to ease overcapacity and eliminate outdated technologies, said the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC). The commission will speed up the elimination of cement production lines with small capacity and outd

  • China State Council continues push to eliminate overcapacity

    China will speed up the elimination of overcapacity and the restructuring of the aluminum, steel, cement, ferroalloy and coal sectors this year, the State Council said on Monday.The central government said it is aware that overcapacity in those sectors has not been fundamentally

  • Fixed asset investment in urban areas up 26.6% in 1st 2 months

    China's investment in fixed assets in urban districts totaled 529.4 billion yuan (66.1 billion U.S. dollars) in the first two months of 2006, up 26.6 percent over the same period of last year. According to a monthly report released Thursday by the National Bureau of Statistics (N

  • Unveiling the Mystery of Holcim----visiting Mr. Christoph Moellers, Chief Representative of Holcim Beijing Office

    From the beginnings in Switzerland in the early 20th Century, Holcim has grown to become one of the world's leading suppliers of cement and aggregates as well as downstream activities such as ready-mix concrete and asphalt including services. The Group holds majority and minority

  • Intercem London international conference, 20th Anniversary

    Dates: From 13 June 2006 to 14 June 2006Location: Hilton Park Lane, London, UKRegistration Fees:On or before Mon, 15 May 2006 - GBP £950.00 per delegateThereafter GBP £1,100.00 per delegateTwo decades have passed since the first INTERCEM meeting in London in December