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  1. Chongqing plans 20b yuan expansion for Jiangbei airport

    Posted Mar 16th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... capacity of the city's Jiangbei international airport almost sixfold to 60 million, according to vice-mayor Huang Qifan. The expansion plan comes as southwest China's largest city seeks to increase the pace of industrialisation and urbanisation and expects growth in international traffic to soar after declining in the second half of last year because of the global economic slowdown. ...

  2. Minmetals closes in on Cuba project

    Posted Sep 09th 2005, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng in Beijing eal Mainland firm may pump US$600m into nickel joint venture China Minmetals Corp, the country's largest base metals trading company, expects to form a joint ... copper and iron ore mines, or to lock in long-term supply contracts overseas, as domestic supply is capable of meeting only 30 per cent to 60 per cent of demand amid China's rapid ...

  3. Sun rises surely on solar power sector

    Posted Jul 06th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... in the end did not win the contract, their interest underscored solar energy's slow rise to prominence in a country still reliant on heavily polluting fuels such as coal. As China's economy is urbanising and industrialising rapidly, the potential for future buildings with built-in solar power generation is enormous. Shen Hui, the deputy director of China Renewable Energy Society's ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. Firm outgrows window company role as economy opens

    Posted Apr 09th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng, Kandy Wong

    ... Eric Ng and Kandy Wong Citic Pacific began its existence in 1990 as a listed unit of China's first overseas investment vehicle, China International Trust and Investment Corp (Citic ... connections between China and overseas. As the mainland's increasing appetite for iron ore and the limited and poor quality domestic ore called for a strategic move to invest abroad, Citic ...

  6. Veolia to pursue growth in China water services

    Posted Sep 13th 2006, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng in Beijing Veolia Water, a France-based global provider of water services, aims to win two to three new municipal water projects in China annually in the next few years, ... to the strong urbanisation of the cities,' he said. 'The idea is to have tariffs progressively cover the cost of service.' Beijing has banned guaranteed returns for investors- granted ...

  7. On a learning curve in the tough game of acquisitions

    Posted Oct 01st 2005, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... of IBM's personal computer business not only made headlines, it aroused awareness of China's capability and ambition in the international business arena, and the potential ramifications ... are also key building blocks for the mainland's rapid industrialisation and urbanisation, but its domestic reserves can only meet 40 to 60 per cent of demand. Going abroad is the only way out. ...



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