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  1. HK could do with Obama's 'can do' spirit

    Posted Nov 09th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Chris Yeung If there have been serious questions about the continuing supremacy of the United States in the world, the election of Barack Obama has laid those doubts to rest, at least ... of hope for change in the United States. Hong Kong people watched the finale of the two-year-long election campaign with mixed feelings. There is still room for doubt about the substance ...

  2. Democrats and Frontier to unite forces in merger

    Posted Oct 11th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung, Albert Wong and Eva Wu Lawmaker Emily Lau denies her group will be swallowed The Democratic Party and The Frontier political grouping, which together have nine lawmakers, ... Confirmation of the merger and further details are expected to be announced tomorrow. The move comes amid broader efforts by the Democratic Party to unite pan-democrat forces in the push for democratic ...

  3. State to close 31 GW at small power plants

    Posted Feb 05th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Securities News as saying during the meeting. Large modern plants utilise more efficient technology. For example, the 1 GW generation units installed at Huaneng Power International's Yuhuan ... Energy efficiency enhancement in the power sector, which contributes three-quarters of energy production, is key to attaining the country's goal to cut energy consumption per unit ...

  4. Censors allow reports on state media, but go to work on internet

    Posted Jul 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and ransacked shops. The provincial government held a press conference yesterday, and reporters from mainly mainland and Hong Kong media were taken to report on the aftermath. The State Council ... of the Tiananmen crackdown last month. Barry Sautman, an associate professor from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology specialising in the mainland's ethnic politics, said the new approach ...

  5. Changan Auto to get Avic unit stakes in shake-up

    Posted Nov 11th 2009, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... Kandy Wong Two big state-owned military suppliers, Chongqing Changan Automobile and Aviation Industry Corp (Avic), yesterday agreed to restructure their vehicle units, part ... yuan (HK$81.2 billion) after the merger. Changan Automobile and Avic had combined vehicle sales of 1.53 million units in the first 10 months, which surpassed No 3 vehicle maker Dongfeng Motor ...

  6. Minsheng chief attacks US$45b bailout for state banks

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Christine Chan

    ... executive, Dong Wenbiao, said yesterday during a discussion at the 10th Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. 'This is just old wine in a new bottle. I am worried whether the US$45 billion worth of state bailout money will vanish.' Premier Wen Jiabao recently criticised China Construction Bank for a lack of willingness to reform and establish a truly commercial ...

  7. Lenovo restructures into two units

    Posted Mar 27th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the Europe/Middle East/Africa division, will now head the mature markets unit, based in Paris. This group includes the United States, Canada, Japan, Israel, Australia, New Zealand, western Europe ... The world's fourth-largest supplier of personal computers is being reorganised into two new business units: mature markets and emerging markets. 'Our goal is to create a faster, more streamlined ...

  8. Shanghai Media separating news unit to pave way for funding deals

    Posted Oct 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and business units as Beijing loosens some of its strict censorship on the broadcasting sector. The mainland's second-largest media conglomerate would be the first major state-owned media group ... sector.' After the restructuring, Shanghai Media will become a for-profit holding company. It would own the non-news media production, advertising, distribution and investment units and be able ...

  9. CNPC's HK unit aims to double assets, profits

    Posted Feb 13th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... of listed CNPC (Hong Kong). After the restructuring, the Hong Kong firm will become the group's gas distribution unit and offload its oil and gas production assets. But Mr Li said the company ... year. PetroChina is the country's largest oil and gas producer and owner of most of CNPC's oil and gas production assets, except those in politically sensitive nations such as Sudan. ...

  10. Meltdown to test mettle of state asset managers

    Posted Nov 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... Before embracing their view, here are some facts you should know. On August 10, the top state-asset manager, Li Rongrong, happily told a conference room packed with local and foreign press people: 'We have found the way of running good state-owned enterprises in a market economy with socialist characteristics.' He went on to detail the stellar score cards of centrally ...




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