States and territories of Australia

Verra Mobility Enters into Binding Agreement to Acquire Redflex Holdings Limited

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 10:10pm

MESA, Ariz., Jan.21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Verra Mobility (NASDAQ: VRRM), a leading provider of smart mobility technology solutions, today announced it has entered into a binding agreement with Redflex Holdings Limited (ASX: RDF) to acquire 100% of the issued share capital of Redflex at a price of A$0.92 per share, representing a total acquisition price of A$146.1 million.

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  • MESA, Ariz., Jan.21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Verra Mobility (NASDAQ: VRRM), a leading provider of smart mobility technology solutions, today announced it has entered into a binding agreement with Redflex Holdings Limited (ASX: RDF) to acquire 100% of the issued share capital of Redflex at a price of A$0.92 per share, representing a total acquisition price of A$146.1 million.
  • "We are delighted at the prospect of welcoming the Redflex team and their customers to the Verra Mobility family," said David Roberts, Chief Executive Officer, Verra Mobility.
  • Verra Mobility is committed to developing and using the latest in technology and data intelligence to help make transportation safer and easier.
  • Redflex Holdings Limited was listed on the Australian Securities Exchange in January 1997.

Take a deep journey to the darker side of being human as reality is exposed and life is painted through a myriad of emotions

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 3:57am

She is a poet, writer, social epidemiologist, suicide prevention advocate and a strong believer in social equality.

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  • She is a poet, writer, social epidemiologist, suicide prevention advocate and a strong believer in social equality.
  • In 2016, she became the first Indigenous female to graduate with a doctorate from the Faculty of Medicine at Griffith University, Queensland.
  • She began writing poetry following the graduation of her doctorate, and she offers no apology for her confessional style of poetry.
  • Xlibris Publishing Australia, an Author Solutions, LLC imprint, is a self-publishing services provider dedicated to serving Australian authors.

Resolution Copper project enters next phase of public consultation

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 4:40pm

The Resolution Copper project has entered the next phase of public consultation in the ongoing permitting process, led by the US Forest Service, with the release of its independent Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).

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  • The Resolution Copper project has entered the next phase of public consultation in the ongoing permitting process, led by the US Forest Service, with the release of its independent Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).
  • The Resolution Copper project will create high-quality jobs and significant economic growth in Arizona, supplying up to one quarter of the United States copper demand and supporting the countrys low-carbon future.
  • When an investment decision is made, Resolution Copper is expected to take around 10 years building infrastructure to prepare for the commencement of mining.
  • Resolution Copper Mining is a limited liability company owned 55 per cent by Rio Tinto and 45 per cent by BHP.

GetSwift Technologies Limited Announces Implementation of Scheme of Arrangement and Listing on NEO

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 2:15pm

New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - January 13, 2021) - GetSwift Technologies Limited (NEO: GSW) ("GetSwift" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that the scheme of arrangement between GetSwift Limited, an Australian public company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange ("GSW") (ASX: GSW) and its shareholders under Part 5.1 of the Australian Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (the "Arrangement") has been implemented.

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  • New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - January 13, 2021) - GetSwift Technologies Limited (NEO: GSW) ("GetSwift" or the "Corporation") is pleased to announce that the scheme of arrangement between GetSwift Limited, an Australian public company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange ("GSW") (ASX: GSW) and its shareholders under Part 5.1 of the Australian Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (the "Arrangement") has been implemented.
  • In addition, in connection with the implementation of the Arrangement, the one preferred share in the capital of the Corporation, being the only security of the Corporation issued and outstanding prior to implementation of the Arrangement, was repurchased and cancelled by the Corporation.
  • In connection with the implementation of the Arrangement, the Common Shares have been listed and are posted for trading on the NEO Exchange Inc. (the "NEO") under the symbol "GSW" as of the open of trading on January 13, 2021.
  • GSW is headquartered in New York and is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX: GSW).

Joint statement from PKKP and Rio Tinto

Thursday, December 24, 2020 - 12:00am

PKKP in co-operation with Rio Tinto have been involved in remedial works at Juukan Gorge.

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  • PKKP in co-operation with Rio Tinto have been involved in remedial works at Juukan Gorge.
  • A joint session of the PKKP and Rio Tinto boards has been held to reaffirm Rio Tintos apology and commitment to rebuilding our relationship.
  • In addition, we will prepare a Heads of Agreement that will capture our commitments and outline how both Rio Tinto and PKKP will work together.
  • PKKP notes the appointment of new chief executive Jakob Stausholm and hopes that discussions between PKKP and Rio Tinto will continue in a positive direction.

Rio Tinto acknowledges interim report from Australian Parliamentary Committee

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 10:10am

Rio Tinto reiterates its apology to the Traditional Owners, the PKKP, and remains adamant that the destruction of the Juukan rockshelters should not have occurred.

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  • Rio Tinto reiterates its apology to the Traditional Owners, the PKKP, and remains adamant that the destruction of the Juukan rockshelters should not have occurred.
  • Rio Tinto has also introduced changes to ensure heritage sites of exceptional significance, like the Juukan Gorge rockshelters, are protected and preserved.
  • Where appropriate, decisions will be referred to the recently established Heritage Sub-Committee of the Rio Tinto Executive Committee and to the Board.
  • Rio Tinto welcomed the opportunity to participate in the Joint Standing Committees Inquiry and will review the Committees recommendations in coming days.

DGAP-News: EcoGraf Limited: ​​​​​​​EcoGraf Appointed to FBI Ministerial Taskforce

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 5:03pm

EcoGraf Limited (EcoGraf or the Company) (ASX: EGR) is pleased to advise that it has been appointed to the Western Australian (WA) Future Battery Industry Ministerial Taskforce chaired by the Hon Bill Johnston, WA Minister for Mines and Petroleum, Energy and Industrial Relations.

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  • EcoGraf Limited (EcoGraf or the Company) (ASX: EGR) is pleased to advise that it has been appointed to the Western Australian (WA) Future Battery Industry Ministerial Taskforce chaired by the Hon Bill Johnston, WA Minister for Mines and Petroleum, Energy and Industrial Relations.
  • The invitation to the Ministerial Taskforce is in recognition of the Company's contribution towards increasing Western Australia's participation in the global battery supply chain.
  • The other appointed resource industry companies represented on the Ministerial Taskforce are Albemarle Lithium, Australian Vanadium Limited, BHP Nickel West, IGO, Lynas Corporation, Northern Minerals, Pilbara Minerals and Tianqi Lithium Australia.
  • EcoGraf looks forward to supporting the WA Future Battery Industry Ministerial Taskforce.

noosa yoghurt To Honor Colorado Educators for Boldness and Creativity Through "Full On" Grants Contest

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 3:00pm

Ten teachers will be chosen, and each awarded a $2,000 grant to help fund more creative solutions to education in 2021.

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  • Ten teachers will be chosen, and each awarded a $2,000 grant to help fund more creative solutions to education in 2021.
  • "The noosa Full on Grants Contest allows us to give back to our local community here in Colorado in a meaningful way that rewards our local educators who are truly going above and beyond."
  • noosa yoghurt is part of the Sovos Brands portfolio of one-of-a-kind brands, which also includes Rao's Homemade, Michael Angelo's and Birch Benders.
  • noosa is currently available in a variety of unique flavors, sizes and formats, from spoonable yoghurt to drinkable fruit smoothies.

CROWN GROUP LAUNCHES FIRST MELBOURNE DEVELOPMENT

Friday, October 23, 2020 - 5:00pm

Sydney, Australia, Oct. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading Australian property developer Crown Group will launch its first Melbourne development next month.

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  • Sydney, Australia, Oct. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading Australian property developer Crown Group will launch its first Melbourne development next month.
  • Crown Group Chairman and CEO Iwan Sunito said Artis, in prestigious Southbank, was part of Crown Groups plan to create a $3 billion development pipeline in Melbourne.
  • There has also been a lot of anticipation about Crown Group coming to Melbourne for the first time.
  • Crown Group, which has offices in Sydney, Brisbane, Indonesia, and Los Angeles, has teamed with experienced Melbourne residential developer G3 Projects in their first joint venture.

OFX Partners with Caribshopper.com to help Caribbean merchants expand sales to new markets

Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 2:00pm

Powered by OFX, Caribshopper.com is now able to help its merchants access U.S. and international markets and get paid easily.

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  • Powered by OFX, Caribshopper.com is now able to help its merchants access U.S. and international markets and get paid easily.
  • "OFX allows us to transfer money the same day to the over 100 merchants on our platform," said Kadion Preston, Co-Founder & CEO of Caribshopper.com.
  • We are looking forward to continued growth with OFX when we can launch in the Canadian and UK markets."
  • The OFX Group Limited is a publicly listed entity on the Australian Securities Exchange ("ASX") under the code "OFX."