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  1. Business - Companies - AGRICULTURE

    New Hope plans to build 50 food factories overseas in next five years

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 11:13am by Toh Han Shih

    ... founded in 1996, currently has 36 factories in 16 countries, including the Philippines, Indonesia, Cambodia, Egypt, South Africa and Poland. It is one of the largest suppliers of meat and dairy ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - THE VIEW

    Can party wean itself off growth at all costs?

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 09:24am by Cathy Holcombe

    ... political dissent in 1989. The piece pointed to social and economic upheavals in places like Eastern Europe and Egypt as examples of the chaos that can ensue when the leadership is not strong- ...

  3. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Money's talking when lawyers oppose ancient law

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 01:11am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp The law of champerty, like other old-fashioned legal system rules, threatens lawyers' incomes, which is why they are adamantly against it Money's talking when lawyers oppose ancient law Lawyer Gary Yeong Yun-hong, 44, was convicted of 25 charges and Ip Hon-ming, 60, of 26 charges of champerty- an old piece of common law that prohibits parties ...

  4. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Saudi stock market to be opened up to foreigners

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 01:33am by Bloomberg

    ... even as neighbours from Egypt to Iraq were gripped by turmoil. "The big sleeping giant in the region is Saudi Arabia, a well-capitalised and large market that foreigners couldn't get ...

  5. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    Proposed giant tidal plant for mainland China is far-off dream

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Eric Ng

    ... built in the 1950s to link up a large island to the continent," he said. "The ancient amphioxus fish vanished from the area." The environmental impact on protected Chinese white ...

  6. Business - Companies - INVESTMENT

    European family-run businesses ripe for Chinese outward investment, say advisers

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 02:16pm by Victoria Ruan in Beijing

    ... However, making acquisitions happen is relatively simple in Europe. “The works start afterwards. Integration is the big thing,” said Meller. Shaanxi Blower, based in China’s ancient capital Xian, ...

  7. Business - Comment - AVIATION

    Why US passengers loathe airport productivity gains

    Posted May 19th 2014, 10:13am by Cathy Holcombe

    ... usually described as an ancient, beak-nosed crone whose wide hips rendered the aisles impassable. This compares with Asian airline staff, who are invariably slender, good-looking and youthful, ...

  8. Business - Commodities

    Sinopec parent buys into Egypt oil-gas project

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:38pm by ERIC NG AND BLOOMBERG

    ... parent buys into Egypt oil-gas project China Petrochemical Corp, the parent company of China Petroleum & Chemical (Sinopec), has agreed to acquire a one-third stake in the Egyptian oil and gas operations of United States-based Apache for US$3.1 billion, making it its first foray into politically troubled Egypt. The investment, coupled with rival PetroChina's recent ...

  9. Business - China Business - MANUFACTURING

    Yangtze River Delta becomes epicentre for China credit risk

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 01:21am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Suzhou Yangtze region ground zero in crisis Suzhou, an ancient city in Jiangsu province 100 kilometres west of Shanghai, lives in legend as one of China's most beautiful, famous for its elegant gardens and charming canals. More recently, it became an industrial powerhouse, sitting at the heart of the Yangtze River Delta region that, along with the Pearl River ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - DEVELOPMENT

    China to play big role in new regional lender

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 10:42am by Victoria Ruan

    ... underdeveloped inland areas, were named after the famous ancient mercantile routes via which China shipped its silk and tea to countries in the West as early as the Han dynasty (206BC-AD220). ...




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