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  1. Business - Companies - TAKEOVERS

    Thai Beverage chief backs Heineken's Asia Pacific Breweries bid

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... fight to take control of Asia Pacific Breweries as billionaire stakeholder Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi's Thai Beverage pledged its support. Thai Bev and Charoen's TCC Assets will back ... in China, Southeast Asia and Sri Lanka, and Heineken from China to New Zealand. TCC, controlled by 68-year-old Charoen, offered S$9 billion on September 13 to buy the 70 per cent of F&N he did ...

  2. Asia-Pacific share of M&A soars

    Posted Jun 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson The Asia-Pacific region is an increasingly important centre for mergers & acquisitions (M&A), with the region accounting for 18 per cent of global deals by value in the year to date, compared with only 12 per cent last year, according to a review by JPMorgan. By May 30, M&A volumes involving an Asia-Pacific target amounted to US$179 billion- 69 per cent ...

  3. Cathay Pacific puts more passengers on board to overtake JAL

    Posted May 30th 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bailey

    ... cent of regional online agency Zuji that it does not own. Singapore-based Zuji operates various sites in Asia Pacific- including Hong Kong, where it offers an extensive range of travel options. ... collected from the airlines, Cathay Pacific Airways' growth in seats filled, at 17 per cent, is not only fast, but it makes the airline bigger than Japan Airlines. The airline has become ...

  4. Cosco Pacific reviews strategy amid slow trade

    Posted Aug 29th 2009, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... ports dropped 11 per cent year on year. Europe and the US fell 15 to 18 per cent and Southeast Asia sank 14 per cent. Shares in Cosco Pacific rose 1 per cent to HK$12.08 yesterday. China Cosco ... Charlotte So Cosco Pacific, the mainland's largest port operator, said yesterday that it would take a more conservative approach towards overseas port projects because the world trade ...

  5. China Pacific not looking for overseas buys

    Posted Dec 10th 2009, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... Amanda Lee China Pacific Insurance (Group), the mainland's third-largest insurer, says it has no plans to use the proceeds from its HK$25.9 billion initial offering to buy overseas ... range. China Pacific's rival Ping An Insurance (Group), the country's second-largest insurer, is a major shareholder of Fortis, the European bank. Earlier this year, Yang Chao, ...

  6. Record Cathay profit clouded by worries over jet fuel prices

    Posted Mar 10th 2011, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... For Cathay Pacific, 2010 was a year of superlatives. Last year Cathay and its Dragonair subsidiary carried 26.8 million passengers, up 9 per cent from 2009 and more than in any other year ... passenger growth in East Asia outside China this year by half. Demand growth from China will be more robust. But even so, higher costs and weaker passenger growth will eat into Cathay's ...

  7. Former sponsor Cathay Pacific returns to co-pilot the Hong Kong Sevens

    Posted Aug 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... announced that Cathay Pacific Airways will be joining the global banking giant as the event's co-title sponsors. Paul Calello, chairman and CEO of Cathay's Asia-Pacific operation, denied ... be a complement to Cathay's Asian investment conference, which attracts about 1,400 worldwide investors annually and was usually held about a week before the tournament. Cathay Pacific deputy ...

  8. ING plans cautious expansion in Asia

    Posted Dec 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Natalie Chiu Dutch financial services firm ING seeks to boost its insurance presence in the Asia-Pacific but will adopt a cautious approach to acquisitions, given the challenging environment, its top Asia-Pacific insurance head said. ING would also take a cautious approach to new hires 'except for top positions and the well-qualified', said Hans van der Noordaa, ...

  9. Cosco Pacific in talks with Ningbo on new terminal

    Posted Dec 12th 2004, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... Annette Chiu Hong Kong-listed Cosco Pacific has been in talks with the Ningbo Port Group about investing in a new container terminal in Zhejiang province, according to the chief executive ... Shanghai's US$18-billion Yangshan port project. 'We are interested in all important ports in China,' Mr Wei told reporters on the sidelines of the Boao Forum for Asia World Logistics ...

  10. Property pair acquire Citic Pacific division

    Posted Mar 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Cheung Kong (Holdings) and Hutchison Whampoa have jointly acquired a property division from Citic Pacific for $880 million. The two compnies announced on Monday night ... The acquisition comes amid rumours that Cheung Kong is in advanced talks to acquire Asia Television's headquarters building on Broadcast Drive for $700 million. The Kowloon Tong site, covering 50,000 ...




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