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  1. Port operator says worst over for world trade

    Posted Sep 11th 2009, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So China Merchants Holdings (International), the leading mainland port operator, reported earnings fell 14 per cent in the first six months, but its chairman said the worst was over for world trade, and mainland ports would resume growth as soon ...

  2. Business - China Business - AVIATION

    Shanghai urged to relax offshore finance

    Posted Nov 25th 2013, 03:52am by Charlotte So

    ... currency for acquisitions. The plan, if approved, is expected to attract more aircraft financing companies to the 28 kilometres of land set aside for the zone in Shanghai. "We have spoken ... in the 1990s as it wanted to promote the city state as an aviation financial hub. Meanwhile, overseas investors are looking for yuan investment products, banking on the appreciation in the currency ...

  3. 3b yuan injection too small to lift airlines

    Posted Nov 19th 2008, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So An expected 3 billion yuan (HK$3.4 billion) government capital injection into each of China Eastern Airlines Corp and China Southern Airlines will only provide a short-lived boost to their share prices, analysts said, arguing the amount is in ...

  4. Business - China Business - COMMERCE

    Giant Canton Trade Fair starting to lose its lustre with drop in exhibitors

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... and weaker currencies in emerging markets. The twice-yearly Canton Fair, held in three gigantic conference halls in eastern Guangzhou, is a gauge of the mainland's export performance ... at the spring fair, accounting for more than a third of total contract value. But the negative impact of currency depreciations in emerging markets, including Russia, India, Malaysia, Indonesia, Peru, ...

  5. Business - China Business

    China's exporters upbeat about 2014

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 04:27am by Charlotte So

    ... in export contract value from the spring session in May, largely because of the continuous strengthening of the yuan and a weakening of the currencies in Southeast Asian countries. ...

  6. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Disposal gains propel Cosco Pacific profit

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 02:42am by Charlotte So

    ... emerging economies became moderate," the company said in an announcement yesterday. The currency crisis in emerging markets, including India, Brazil, Indonesia and Thailand, since August, ...

  7. Nine Dragons half-year profit declines 70pc

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So Nine Dragons Paper (Holdings), the largest container board producer in Asia, said half-year profit slumped almost 70 per cent because of falling selling prices and higher financing costs. Net profit for the six months to December plunged to 3 ...

  8. China Eastern Airlines earnings plunge 81pc

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

    ... Charlotte So China Eastern Airlines Corp posted an 81 per cent drop in net profit in the first quarter because of fewer ticket sales and less currency gains. Despite slumping demand, the the third-largest mainland carrier averted a net loss, thanks to a 422 million yuan (HK$479.05 million) write-back of losses it took earlier for fuel hedging contracts, as well as 684.5 million yuan ...

  9. Yuan rise, staff training to temper Haeco profit

    Posted Mar 07th 2007, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... be 'moderated' by the rising yuan, since that is the currency used to pay staff. Before the results announcement, shares of Haeco rose 1.6 per cent to close at HK$116.50. ...

  10. Airlines gain more than 6pc on yuan policy

    Posted Jun 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... from the local currency but repay loans in US dollars. China Southern said it would make a 500 million yuan exchange gain for every 1 per cent appreciation in the yuan. China Eastern and Air ...




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