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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Nexen deal shows how Chinese firms can do business in US

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by John Gong

    ... for Chinese firms The fact that China National Offshore Oil Corporation's US$15.1 billion acquisition of Calgary-based Nexen went through successfully, with the required US approval, shows ... There is still wide distrust of Chinese companies, particularly state-own enterprises such as CNOOC. Others probably object for competitive reasons. A competing bidder has every reason to inflame ...

  2. Lai See

    Posted May 05th 2010, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... has always had a knack for diplomacy. Last week, it announced it would set up dedicated zones in selected branches to serve customers from the mainland and Taiwan to cater for their specific ... of The Chinese Bank in Taiwan two years ago. HSBC's presence in Taiwan dates back to 1885 when The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation appointed an agent. However, a full-service branch ...

  3. Business - Economy - INVESTMENT

    China's deals in US to hit record

    Posted Dec 17th 2012, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Research firm says investment in America set to soar in first quarter of next year China's deals in US to hit record Chinese investments in the United States next year will surpass those this year, given the billions of dollars of deals expected in the first quarter, analysts said. At least US$5 billion of Chinese investments were ...

  4. Mutual respect needed in Sino-Australian ties

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Australia is walking a diplomatic tightrope with China. The nation's economic well-being is heavily dependent on Chinese trade, but its political and social values and security ... on July 5 of a Chinese-Australian executive and three other employees of the Anglo-Australian mining company Rio Tinto for allegedly stealing state secrets has highlighted the predicament. ...

  5. Missing treasure

    Posted Mar 13th 2009, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... diplomacy and international treaties instead of putting ourselves in the league of looters of 100 years ago.' Apart from the five bronzes displayed in Chinese museums and the two ... Raymond Li In downtown Beijing, the Poly Art Museum houses a large collection of precious Chinese artefacts, some dating back more than 3,000 years to the Shang Dynasty. ...

  6. Business - China Business

    Machinery makers eye German takeovers

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Mainland firms seek to gain technological edge with acquisitions in hard-hit EU member Machinery makers eye German takeovers Chinese machinery companies are increasingly seeking to acquire German machinery firms, but face challenges, analysts say. "I expect a slow but steady growth of Chinese acquisitions in Germany," said Bernd Uwe Stucken, ...

  7. Business - Companies - REGULATION

    US national-security clearance of Softbank-Sprint deal hits Huawei

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... imposes the first restrictions on a third-party supplier over claims of Chinese spying. Tokyo-based SoftBank and Sprint on Wednesday said they had been notified their proposed deal was cleared ... use of telecommunications equipment made by Huawei Technologies, named in a congressional report as a cybersecurity risk to US companies because of ties to the Chinese military. SoftBank ...

  8. Business - China Business - ACQUISITIONS

    China's overseas investment set to soar, minister says

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... Jane Cai in Beijing xuejun.cai@scmp.com Chinese firms' outbound investments will match incoming flows in 10 years, Chen Deming says China's overseas investment set to soar, minister says China's outbound investment is set to rise in the coming years, with its size in the next five to ten years expected to match the foreign direct investment the nation attracts, ...

  9. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Shuanghui Intl's Smithfield purchase may raise US hackles

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... a growing Chinese appetite for US pork, but the proposed takeover of the world’s No. 1 producer has stirred concern in the United States. The transaction, announced on Wednesday, would rank as the largest Chinese takeover of a US company, with an enterprise value of US$7.1 billion (HK$55.1 billion), including debt assumption. As it stands. the deal is the biggest Chinese play for a US ...

  10. Hong Kong hubs a new blueprint for Chinese cities

    Posted Mar 09th 2011, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... eliminating the culture in place. It has to be more sensitive and delicately scaled- and preserve the quality we love about Chinese cities.' Previously, the MTR Corporation, Hong Kong's ...




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