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  1. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    Cosco arm may dip toe into leasing

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis keith.wallis@scmp.com Trading offshoot of shipping giant considers plan to charter out vessels to boost business Cosco arm may dip toe into leasing Cosco International, the marine fuels, paints and ship trading offshoot of China's largest shipping company, is mulling entering the ship leasing market as part of a range of options to expand its operations, ...

  2. Ministers clocking up air miles to advance trade and business ties

    Posted May 13th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... is now secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, is off to Peru. In his previous role as Financial Services secretary, Mr Ma visited Dubai in 2006 to woo petrodollars. Now armed with a new role and title, he is heading for the Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation (Apec) two-day get-together of trade ministers that starts on May 31. Given that the trip involves 40 hours in the air, ...

  3. Investors watch from sidelines in quiet trade

    Posted Mar 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... Joseph Lo Mainland oil companies secure gains on worries that global crude prices will remain at record levels Hong Kong stocks traded within a tight range yesterday, as brokers said ... points in the first 30 minutes of trading. It spent the rest of the day trading sideways, before closing up 5.98 points at 13,834.35. Turnover amounted to just $11.5 billion, down from the $15 ...

  4. Deal per click does the trick for super traders

    Posted Jul 31st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kelvin Wong During a tour of the Central office of US online trading pioneer eTrade last week, I was graciously treated to a demonstration of the company's latest foreign-exchange trading platform. To the firm's credit, the system was exactly as advertised: user-friendly, comprehensive in currency choices with 89 pairings and most importantly, efficient. Perhaps too ...

  5. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Yata vows cheaper food after openings

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... the retail arm of Sun Hung Kai Properties, said it did not expect the yen to decline much more, Yata's chief executive, Daniel Chong Wai-chung, said prices of fresh and prepackaged food at its ...

  6. The bank that was built on shipping and opium trade

    Posted Aug 11th 2009, 12:00am by Kenneth Howe

    ... the shrewd Scotsman had already become the superintendent for China and Japan for P&O, whose fortune was largely made on the opium trade. Together with local Western merchants he founded ...

  7. Business - China Business - LISTINGS

    Fujian broker mulls Hong Kong float in expansion

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by REN WEI

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Faced with dwindling share trading income on the mainland, Industrial Securities is exploring overseas markets for new revenue sources Fujian broker ... On the mainland, securities firms rely heavily on brokerage fees from retail investors' trading of shares. However, a bearish market in the past three years prompted the companies to seek new growth ...

  8. Beijing urged to ease e-trading platform rules

    Posted Sep 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jeff Pao Progress Software Corp, a provider of electronic trading platform solutions, has urged Beijing to loosen regulations on electronic trading platforms for investment banks and the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges. 'We do not yet have any business on the mainland as the authorities still do not allow e-trading or algorithmic trading in the financial markets,' ...

  9. American ports eye Asian trade

    Posted Jan 20th 2005, 12:00am by Markus Gaertner

    ... cent of the total volume of Canada's trade with China last year, Mr Houston said. 'The shock waves from China's economic expansion have definitely reached our shores,' he said. Neighbouring Seattle also aims to cash in on the explosion of trade with China. The port's general manager for containers, Kent Christopher, said the facility had seen ...

  10. Macau bucks the convention trade with cheap deals

    Posted Jun 14th 2004, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... arrangements with the museums so we can do a treasure hunt there.' Taking a cue from Las Vegas, the Asian gaming hub also wants to bring in world-class trade shows and conventions. Towards ... there is a shortage of suitable venues. Last October, the city's largest trade show could only fit 278 booths. All the space at the Macau Tower was already in use. If a more spacious venue had been ...




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