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The FTSE All-Share-listed group said "while further price increases and cost reductions are being implemented, full-year profitability is now expected to be significantly lower than previously anticipated”
The FTSE 250-listed construction materials supplier saw its underlying pre-tax profit drop by 21.8% to £26.9mln in the six months to 30 June, down from £34.4mln a year earlier which included one-off property profits
In documents released to the Australian Securities Exchange on Tuesday, the FTSE 100-listed company said it would ask shareholders to vote to rename it BHP Group
The AIM-listed firm said the agreement provides for an average annual wage increase of approximately 6.5% and 5.5% for NUM and UASA members, respectively, over the three years
Dr Kerim Sener, Ariana's managing director said: "Our next phase in the drilling programme comprises 2,000m of RC (Reverse Circulation) scheduled for Q2 2019"
The Scape national civil engineering framework, valued at £1.6bn, covers England, Wales and Northern Ireland, while another in Scotland is worth £500mln
For the year ended 30 June 2018, the FTSE 250-listed firm reported a headline pre-tax profit of £106.2mln, a swing around from a loss of £14.2mln a year earlier
The firm said re-logging of the historic drill core resulted in significantly higher bulk density measurements than those used for the maiden resource estimate