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  1. 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 ...

  2. Japanese wary of assets falling into Chinese hands

    Posted Feb 26th 2010, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo As Japan slumped into the depths of the global economic crisis last year, Chinese tourists were welcomed in Tokyo with open arms. In the swish Ginza district, department stores rushed to take on Chinese-speaking staff to greet the one clientele that was not deserting them. Travel companies targeted Chinese tourists, resulting in thousands travelling ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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, ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Chinese Estates buys Goldman Sachs London sites

    Posted Mar 05th 2011, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Chinese Estates Holdings, a property investment and development company, is expanding its portfolio in London with plans to buy from Goldman Sachs Group two commercial buildings ... part of the headquarters, bought by Chinese Estates in January for GBP280 million (HK$3.55 billion). The selling price of the properties is more than GBP300 million, according to Jones Lang ...

  7. 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, ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. Chinese Estates pays GBP280m for London building

    Posted Jan 17th 2011, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Chinese Estates Holdings, a property investment and development company controlled by Joseph Lau Luen-hung, has acquired a grade A office building in London for GBP280 million ... lease by Goldman Sachs, which uses it as its headquarters in Britain. Property agents estimated Chinese Estates could enjoy a rental yield of 5.5 per cent on its investment. The freehold office ...

  10. 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 ...




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