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  1. Genting HK swings to profit as casino business picks up

    Posted Aug 31st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of group revenue. Revenue from passenger ticket sales rose 23.5 per cent to US$50.48 million. Profitability was improved at the Asian cruise business through a renewed focus on cost cutting, ...

  2. In the mainland, a walk in the park is truly big business

    Posted Jul 05th 2010, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... function more like businesses and the monks like salesmen. Used correctly, commercial development of the mainland's tourist spots and cultural heritage sites can help raise money to protect ... in New York and Hyde Park in London. But unlike those two, where the locals and tourists enjoy the vast expanse of greenery, Chaoyang Park has become a business centre. Visitors cannot stroll far ...

  3. Pay-TV channel business eyes media assets

    Posted Apr 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Lionsgate Entertainment Corp, a leading independent film studio and television programming distributor in North America, has formed a joint venture with US private investment firm Saban Capital Group to run Hong Kong-based Tiger Gate and expand its fledgling pay-TV channel business across Asia. The partners say they intend to use Tiger Gate, which introduced horror ...

  4. Oracle solutions link businesses, social networks

    Posted May 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... companies understand and anticipate the needs and buying patterns of customers. Social CRM delivers collaborative applications that become 'smarter' by combining business data with online ... a new wave of low-cost, software-as-a-service (SaaS) products that are being made available on the mainland. SaaS is a business model in which automated business-management applications- ...

  5. Business digest

    Posted Dec 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Gas (Towngas) to Xian Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone. Last week, Towngas said it would build a 300 million yuan gas-fired heat and air-conditioning project for the central business ...

  6. Business Digest

    Posted May 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... bochk adds up loans to heavyweight 'abc group' BOC Hong Kong (Holdings) last night disclosed that it had lent just short of 5 per cent of its loan portfolio to one Hong Kong group- almost certainly that controlled by Li Ka-shing. The state-owned ...

  7. Business Digest

    Posted May 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... standard chartered secures US$75m qfii quota Standard Chartered Bank's Hong Kong unit has received approval from the State Administration of Foreign Exchange for a US$75 million qualified foreign institutional investors (QFII) quota, the bank said ye ...

  8. US firm expands welding business in China

    Posted Jan 14th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill in Shanghai A major United States welding company yesterday announced it would acquire controlling stakes in three welding businesses in China, its fastest-growing ... to 20 per cent a year, against 5 per cent in other markets. Our main clients are shipyards, makers of pipelines and containers, and those in the infrastructure business- all the sectors ...

  9. Railway deal derails Malaysia's Asian business relations

    Posted Nov 12th 2003, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... government projects, and prompted Indian government officials to protest to their Malaysian counterparts. The storm centres around a contract awarded to local businesses after it was promised ... set off a wave of protest among opposition politicians and within the business community, which questioned 'murky circumstances and lack of transparency' over the deal. Mr Syed ...

  10. Mainland group sells cable-making business to Tyco

    Posted Aug 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the business to United States giant Tyco International, the company said yesterday. Tyco is one of the world's biggest manufacturers of electrical and electronic components, undersea ... and brand, to Tyco because it was exiting the sector. 'We sold because we got a good price at a time when business was doing well,' he said. 'It was a strategic decision. We are giving ...




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