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  1. Developer delights in concrete achievements

    Posted Jan 31st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... because of continuous urbanisation. Per-capita income is there. I know how much people earn because I employ people. From Miss Singapore to a top property boss in China. What was the most valuable ... executive of China operations for Malaysian property developer GuocoLand, does not want to dwell on her past. 'Miss Singapore was an award for my parents,' she said. 'For the Magnolia ...

  2. Consultation launched for Chongqing reactor

    Posted Jun 27th 2008, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Power plans four 1,000MW generators China Power Investment Corp, the parent of Hong Kong-listed China Power International Development, has started public consultation ... urbanisation has driven up power demand that is increasingly difficult to meet for hydro and coal-fired generators. With nuclear power plants either already in operation or under construction in more ...

  3. For ex-engineer, profit in cans isn't rocket science

    Posted Feb 21st 2011, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... is put into two-piece cans. But in China canned beer accounts for just 4 per cent of sales so there is ample room for growth. After all, glass bottles are not so environmentally friendly.' ... and low-risk industry. 'As long as you breathe, you have to eat and drink. And with urbanisation and tourism gaining pace on the mainland, there is a bright future ahead for the business.' ...

  4. LED technology takes root across the globe

    Posted Nov 17th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... LED lighting, Asia would have about a 50 per cent share, with the remainder roughly split equally between Europe and North America. China is expected to be the world-leading market because of its ongoing massive infrastructure build-out as the mainland urbanises and industrialises rapidly. Bullington said China had 'particularly embraced' LED lighting, ...

  5. China Southern chairman moves to China Eastern

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Liu Shaoyong, chairman of China Southern Airlines, has been appointed chairman of rival China Eastern by the central government, putting him in a position to help restructure mainland carriers. Mr Liu had already relocated to an office at China Eastern Air Holding, his secretary said yesterday. Mr Liu replaces Li Fenghua as head of the Shanghai-based carrier, a move ...

  6. China Shenhua wants to be the Wal-Mart of coal

    Posted Mar 29th 2011, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Shenhua Energy has budgeted 15.9 billion yuan (HK$18.86 billion) this year to expand transportation and logistics infrastructure as part of its strategy to become ... centre in Gaolan, Zhuhai. China Shenhua has a 40 per cent stake in the venture. Chief executive Ling Wen said the project would cost 'several billion' yuan. The firm has a 40 per cent ...

  7. China Telecom's growth disappoints

    Posted Mar 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu China Telecom, the mainland's largest fixed-line operator by subscriber numbers, yesterday reported slower than expected net profit growth for last year, at 9.3 per cent. ... and more for its fixed-line business. China Telecom, also the country's third-largest wireless network operator, said it would purchase code division multiple access (CDMA) networks next year ...

  8. Rights issue targets China's 10m new homes

    Posted Mar 19th 2011, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih China State Construction International Holdings plans to raise at least HK$3.58 billion through a rights issue to build more infrastructure projects on the mainland, the firm announced yesterday. Shares of the construction firm, a subsidiary of state-owned China Overseas Holdings, fell 2.8 per cent to HK$7 yesterday. CSC will issue 597.36 million rights shares at HK$6 ...

  9. Japanese carmakers in China face damaging supply crunch

    Posted Mar 18th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough Supply chain disruptions in the wake of last week's earthquake and tsunami in Japan may spell trouble for Japanese carmakers in China if the situation worsens or current ... and continuing uncertainties over when normal operations there will resume have raised concerns over potential forced stoppages at car factories in China, the world's biggest car market. Japan ...

  10. China, where luxury brands are in

    Posted Mar 05th 2011, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun in Beijing China's middle-class consumers are more interested in luxury goods and cars than those in Britain, the United States, Germany and Singapore, a survey on upmarket ... Tiffany. 'Luxury brands [in China] rank highly in the study and more than in any other markets we surveyed,' said Oliver Cartwright, regional managing director of Clear Asia. In China ...




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