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January 25, 2013The US Agency for International Development (USAID; Washington) has signed a memorandum of understanding with DuPont and Ethiopia to boost maize harvests through increased use of...
July 23, 2012Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) says its Indorama PET Nigeria (Port Harcourt, Nigeria) subsidiary, on July 19, started up the previously announced 75,000-m.t./year solid state...
May 30, 2012Syngenta says it plans to build a $1-billion business in Africa over the next 10 years and that the company will make cumulative investments of over $500 million in support of this...
February 24, 2011BASF is "concerned about Libya" and "hopes the situation will calm down soon," chairman Jürgen Hambrecht says. Wintershall, the energy subsidiary of BASF...
February 22, 2011Yara says it has halted production at its Lifeco fertilizer joint venture in Libya due to violent unrest that is spreading across the country. The company says that the move is a...
July 14, 2010Yara International says that a fire occurred at the company’s Libyan Norwegian Fertiliser Co. (Lifeco) joint venture site at Marsa El Brega, Libya on July 11, while production...
July 6, 2010The U.K. media is continuing to speculate on the future of BP, following the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The Times newspaper reports today that the UK government is drawing up...
February 9, 2009It has a 50% stake in the new company with two Libyan firms jointly holding the rest....
August 20, 2008Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) has reported a 445% increase in net profits to $703.2 million for the second quarter ended June 30. And sales for the period increased by 116% to...
August 14, 2008Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (Mumbai) says the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC; Washington DC) has given clearance for the previously announced tender offer by Alkaloida Chemical...
July 29, 2008Yara International, National Oil Corp. (NOC; Tripoli), and the Libyan Investment Authority (Tripoli) say they have completed all major agreements to establish a previously announced...
July 18, 2008Yara International ASA (Oslo) says it has completed all agreements with the National Oil Corporation of Libya (NOC; Tripoli) and the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA; Tripoli) to...
February 25, 2008Yara International (Oslo) says it has signed a framework agreement with National Oil Corp. (NOC; Tripoli) and the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA; Tripoli) to establish a fertilizer...
February 18, 2008Yara (Oslo) says it signed a joint venture framework agreement today with the National Oil Corporation (NOC; Tripoli) and the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA; Tripoli)...
July 25, 2007Yara (Oslo) says it has agreed to form a fertilizer joint venture in Libya with National Oil Corp. (NOC; Tripoli). The 50-50 jv will take over ammonia and urea plants currently...
July 24, 2007Dow Chemical and Libya’s state-owned National Oil Corp. (NOC; Tripoli) have announced plans to form a joint venture to refurbish and operate NOC’s Ras Lanuf petrochemical...
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