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  1. Shipbuilder Rongsheng joins global green trend

    Posted Jan 05th 2011, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... by the Export-Import Bank of China and the Bank of China, which signed a credit line in September last year to provide up to US$1.23 billion to finance the construction of the ships. ... and comply with the increasingly rigid regulations on ships globally. China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group Holdings, for one, is making its mark with plans to build hybrid ships that can be fuelled ...

  2. Mainland banks drive full speed into financing for new ships

    Posted Jan 13th 2011, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis Mainland banks are likely to have secured a record volume of ship finance deals last year as they supported Chinese and foreign shipowners with orders at Chinese shipyards while also competing in the global ship finance market. The top three lenders- Bank of China, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China and Export-Import Bank of China- advanced more than US$1.5 ...

  3. CNOOC to buy US$80b gas from Australia

    Posted Mar 25th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... in a consortium for the construction of two LNG ships in China. A pipeline will be built to send gas from the interior to Curtis Island near Gladstone in coastal Queensland, where it will be chilled, ...


    Posted Dec 12th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Heavy Industries for the construction of an 8,000 20-foot equivalent unit post-Panamax container vessel. The total cost for the two vessels, contracted to Newcontainer No 25 (Marshall Islands) Shipping and Newcontainer No 26 (Marshall Islands) Shipping, is about US$161 million. ...

  5. Shipping titans encounter stormy weather

    Posted Feb 14th 2011, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis For owners of large dry-bulk cargo ships and tankers, the first two months of this year have not been the best of times to be a shipping titan. Almost three years ago, shipowners toasted their luck as they saw the daily charter rate for an 180,000 deadweight tonne dry bulk capesize ship soar to close to US$300,000 as the mainland fuelled global demand for coal ...

  6. Evergreen takes 50pc of Ningbo port project

    Posted Jan 19th 2005, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... and communications investment, which has long been held hostage to lingering tensions between the mainland and Taiwan. Direct shipping links across the Taiwan Strait remain banned. 'We signed the contract [with Evergreen] in Hong Kong on Monday,' Ningbo Port president Li Linghong told the South China Morning Post. 'The construction of the project [Beilun Phase IV] has received ...

  7. China sails troubled waters over oil

    Posted Jul 17th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... per cent of imported supplies are transported in non-Chinese tankers. A war, a trade conflict, a boycott, or any event that stopped the foreign ships from sailing would be disastrous for China. With its negligible oil reserves, the country would soon face critical shortages. One strategic alternative would be the construction of pipelines from oil-rich neighbours Russia ...

  8. Beijing bid to boost cleaner energy

    Posted Sep 17th 2010, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... the nation's first large liquefied natural gas receiving terminal in Shenzhen in 2006. Reuters research shows 15 more such terminals are now proposed, approved or under construction. Neil Beveridge, ... the security risk. 'Obviously, you can get gas by ship, or through pipelines, and for China there's a benefit to having both,' Beveridge said. ...

  9. Schroders to link up with Bocom

    Posted Jun 04th 2005, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... of Communications and China Construction Bank had been chosen as the first state-owned commercial banks permitted to launch fund management firms. The government hopes that partnerships with foreign banks ... largest shipping firm. The proposed joint venture is expected to be the first to gain approval. Swiss bank UBS won government permission last month to buy 49 per cent of Shenzhen-based China ...

  10. Mainland may generate 70pc of NWS revenue

    Posted Jan 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... massively expanded rail network and the construction of container terminals. While mainland ports are well developed, 'the domestic transportation of goods in China still has a lot of potential ... of Railways. Two shipping companies, French CMA CGM and Israel-based Zim Integrated Shipping Services, and German national railway operator Deutsche Bahn each hold stakes of 8 per cent in CRIntermodal. ...




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