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  1. It's blackmail and extortion, says Sands casino chief

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... yesterday. In his strongest comments yet on the suit filed by former Sands China chief executive Steven Jacobs against his former employer, Adelson lashed out at the allegations which have triggered ... richest person with a net worth of US$23.3 billion, is the chairman and ultimate controlling shareholder of both Las Vegas Sands and its subsidiary Sands China. Sands China owns the Venetian, ...

  2. Nissan in limbo waiting for Japan-made parts

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is cancelling all weekend and overtime shifts at its mainland car plants because component suppliers in Japan have yet to boost output back to normal levels, Nissan China spokeswoman Sharon Shen said ... production in Japan, Nissan is the first carmaker to publicly acknowledge an impact on its China operations. 'Supply-chain disruption is the main concern [for the mainland] at this moment,' ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Sinopec budgets 700b yuan to expand output

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

    ... Eric Ng China Petroleum & Chemical (Sinopec), the world's second largest oil refiner, has budgeted around 700 billion yuan (HK$830 billion) in the next five years to expand its ... to grow production,' he wrote. He said Sinopec had not shown much financial discipline in acquisitions, referring to the high prices that its parent China Petrochemical Corp paid for assets ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. CLP reviews mainland nuclear investments

    Posted Mar 21st 2011, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... executive Andrew Brandler has said the utility is moving away from coal-fired power stations in favour of nuclear and wind power projects on the back of China's plan to boost clean energy sources to combat carbon emissions. CLP's appetite for atomic energy was underscored in a memorandum of understanding it signed with state-owned China Guangdong Nuclear Power Holding Co ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. TV report on clenbuterol in pigs sees 22 people held

    Posted Mar 19th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a slaughterhouse handled some of the contaminated animals, Xinhua reported. The suspects were detained after national broadcaster China Central Television aired a report on Tuesday about pigs testing positive for clenbuterol hydrochloride, known in China as 'lean meat powder'. The additive makes pigs produce leaner meat but is toxic to humans. It is a criminal offence on the mainland ...

  9. Credit card payments diverted to avoid taxes

    Posted Mar 18th 2011, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Prosecutors Office, said the group was suspected of either supplying or using ChinaPay credit card readers in three stores, which directly hooked up with the mainland payment centre, skipping legal requirements to go through Taiwan's National Credit Card Centre. ChinaPay, the online payment subsidiary of China UnionPay- a mainland government-backed inter-bank transfer network and credit card ...

  10. Prospects look bright despite competition

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

    ... Prudential, Sun Life and Zurich. Banks and airlines are other common tenants of Harbour City. Citibank, HSBC and Bank of China are valued tenants, alongside JAL, United Airlines and India's Jet ... and Zara. As Hong Kong's business with the mainland has surged, its proximity to the Airport Express Kowloon station and the nearby China Hong Kong Ferry Terminal has benefited. Three ...




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