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25 Feb 2004 12:54
James Hardie has welcomed the announcement today by the NSWPremier of a Special Commission of Inquiry into the establishment of the Medical Research and Compensation Foundation
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12 Feb 2004 15:49
James Hardie today announced an 89% increase in 3rd quarter operating profit from continuing operations to US$28.3 million for the three months ended 31 December 2003
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11 Feb 2004 13:18
James Hardie announced today that Mr Peter Shafron will take over the role of Chief Financial Officer for the company at the end of May 2004, when the current CFO, Mr Phillip Morley, willretire
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27 Jan 2004 12:48
James Hardie was a joint venture investor in companies which manufactured products containingasbestos in Malaysia from 1966 and Indonesia from 1969
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13 Nov 2003 15:48
James Hardie today announced a 43% increase in 2nd quarter operating profit from continuing operations to US$32.8 million for the three months ended 30 September 2003
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29 Oct 2003 10:38
The Medical Research and Compensation Foundation issued a statement today that its funding may be insufficient to meet all future asbestos claims, if current trends continue
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18 Sep 2003 16:00
James Hardie announced today that John D Barr has joined the company's Board as an independent, non-executive director
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12 Aug 2003 15:47
James Hardie today announced a 47% increase in 1st quarter operating profit from continuing operations to US$32.9 million for the three months ended 30 June 2003
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30 Jul 2003 16:01
The US market for exterior cladding materials used in residential construction is estimated at about10.2 billion square feet a year and is growing by about 2% a year
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30 Jul 2003 16:01
James Hardie today announced plans to spend more than US$100 million to expand the production capacity and research and development capabilities of its USA Fibre Cement business

In addition to these releases, James Hardie also makes "housekeeping" announcements to the ASX. You can read a list of these all these announcements, or go to the ASX website to read the text of any announcement.

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