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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Ningbo developer fails under weight of HK$4.4b debt

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 01:13am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Beijing Collapse adds to concern of strains in mainland property sector and follows Chaori bond default Ningbo developer fails under weight of HK$4.4b debt A closely held Chinese real estate developer with 3.5 billion yuan (HK$4.4 billion) of debt has collapsed and its largest shareholder was detained, said government officials familiar with the matter. Zhejiang ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China's developers shrug off earnings risks from yuan depreciation

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 06:10am by Langi Chiang, Jeanny Yu

    ... Langi Chiang and Jeanny Yu Mainland players' huge offshore debt raises concerns over earnings and share prices Developers shrug off risks from yuan decline Mainland developers, sitting on record piles of offshore debt, are unshaken by the recent depreciation of the yuan, despite warnings from some analysts about the impact on earnings and share prices. The sharp 1.46 per ...

  3. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    China developers' profits fall as debt rises

    Posted May 24th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung paggie.leung@scmp.com Aggressive sales and marketing strategies boost cash flow for some but stringent housing market controls push up net gearing ratios Developers' profits fall as debt rises Mainland developers recorded higher debt ratios and falling net profit last year amid stringent controls on the housing market, a survey has found. The research, which ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Cifi sets ambitious target for growth

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 02:29am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com With the goal of joining the ranks of country's property giants, mid-sized developer plots strategy for fast growth without adding debt Cifi sets ... such a target, he said the company had adopted a strategy for high turnover growth and fast expansion without raising the company's debt level. "From the day we acquire the site, to the day we ...

  5. Business - Companies - PROPERTY

    Shui On chairman back in driver's seat as CEO quits

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 01:21am by BLOOM

    ... that has been selling assets to cut debt, said yesterday that chief executive Freddy Lee had quit after less than three years and chairman Vincent Lo Hong-sui would resume a more active role. Lee ... in the business while the company looked for a new chief executive, it said. Lee was promoted to chief executive in March 2011, replacing Lo. Shui On has been selling assets as it seeks to pay down debt ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - PROPERTY

    Tight availability of funds drives Chinese developers abroad to raise cash

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 11:37am by Langi Chiang, Ray Chan

    ... expect some high-yielding borrowers to encounter difficulties repaying their debt in the coming two quarters," CCB International said in a report to clients. The scandal came on the heels ... to clear trillions of yuan in local government debt while pushing ahead a restructuring of the economy. Meanwhile, mortgage loans have remained tight so far this year, with more banks eliminating ...

  7. Property - International - PROPERTY

    Blackstone steps up Asian deals as competition eases

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 03:25am by BLOOM

    ... preference for US and European markets, where the financial crisis and European debt crisis are seen to have created greater opportunities and higher returns. "One of the themes or opportunities ... scaled back their real estate businesses in Asia because of scarce debt financing and slumping property values after the global financial crisis. The Volcker rule, part of the Dodd-Frank ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    China housing market to stay firm

    Posted Sep 07th 2013, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... benchmark land prices in an effort to boost revenue to cope with local government debt problems. Cities in Shandong and Guangdong were also on the list, media reports said. Yin Bocheng, the director of the real estate research centre at Fudan University, said revenue from land sales was a major source of income for local governments to deal with rising government debts. "Although an increase ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Shui On Land subsidiary gets new investor

    Posted Nov 01st 2013, 02:35am by Yvonne Liu

    ... debts, fund capital expenditure and for general corporate purposes. Shui On will also issue 415 million warrants to Brookfield, exercisable for 415 million company shares at HK$2.85 each, ...

  10. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    NDRC orders probe into housing bond sales

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... not to be identified because they weren't authorised to speak publicly about the investigation. Firms and local governments found to have misused funds will face suspensions of their ability to sell debt ... Ratings highlighted this week when it cut the mainland's long-term local-currency debt rating. Fundraising for subsidised housing had been excluded from those limits as part of Beijing's ...




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