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  1. Business - China Business - EARNINGS

    Chinese state firms' profits grow faster in first seven months

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 01:28am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Rise comes despite indicators covering lending to investment pointing to more sluggish activity State firms' profits grow faster in first seven months State-owned firms enjoyed faster earnings growth in the first seven months of the year, suggesting that key pockets of the world's second-largest economy are picking up speed as government measures ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1577956/chinese-state-firms-profits-grow-faster-first-seven-months
  2. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    First Served

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by FIRST SERVED

    ... Mano (tel: 2399 0737) has overhauled its dinner menu thanks to Michelin-star chef Frederic Chabbert, formerly of Petrus, bringing some extra class to the restaurant. The ground floor space at L Place is now enclosed with wooden doors and windows and, alth ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1576879/first-served
  3. News - World - DISEASE

    Senior doctor who treated Nigeria’s first Ebola patient dies of the disease

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 09:17pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Abuja Senior Nigerian doctor dies of Ebola A senior doctor who treated Nigeria's first Ebola patient has died, taking the death toll in Africa's most populous country to five, Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu said. Chukwu said on Tuesday that the female doctor was "the most senior who participated in the management of the [first Ebola] ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1577811/senior-doctor-who-treated-nigerias-first-ebola-patient-dies-disease
  4. News - China - SINO-US RELATIONS

    'Making friends, not war': PLA warships to join US-led naval drills for the first time

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 11:45am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... The Washington Post US, China prepare for awkward engagement The US Navy has dispatched numerous ships to Hawaii as it prepares for Rim of the Pacific 2014, the world's largest ... Liberation Army will participate in the exercise for the first time, sending ships that include the missile destroyer Haikou, the missile frigate Yueyang, the oiler Qiandaohu and the hospital ship ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1539465/pla-warships-join-us-led-pacific-naval-drills-first-time
  5. News - China - MARTIAL ARTS

    China’s Shaolin Temple plans to host its first kung fu fighting event

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 06:31pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... to be the birthplace of kung fu, is planning to hold a competition for martial artists from around the world – what could be the first of its kind, mainland media reported. ”In an appropriate time ... of a Zen forum on Monday, news portal chinanews.com reported. If the proposal moves forward, it would be the first time that the Shaolin Temple, the home of legendary warrior monks and thousands ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1577767/shaolin-temple-plans-host-its-first-kung-fu-fighting-event
  6. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    BOC Aviation first-half profit unchanged at US$163m as fleet grows

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 03:19pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Bank of China’s aircraft leasing subsidiary, BOC Aviation, reported first-half net profit of US$163 million on Wednesday, unchanged from the same period last year. The Singapore-based company’s total assets rose to US$10.8 billion from US$10.2 billion at the end of last year, with its fleet size boosted to 251. “We had a busy first half ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1577691/boc-aviation-first-half-profit-unchanged-us163m-fleet-grows
  7. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Geely cuts annual sales target after 20.4pc fall in first-half earnings

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 02:44pm by Kwong Man-ki

    ... Kwong Man-ki in Beijing phoenix.kwong@scmp.com First-half income drops 20.4pc at mainland carmaker as demand falls for domestic brands Geely Auto cutssales target afterdecline in profit Geely Automobile Holdings lowered its full-year sales target after reporting its first-half earnings fell by more than a fifth amid weakening demand for home-grown brands and rising competition ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1577677/geely-cuts-annual-sales-target-after-204pc-fall-first-half
  8. Sport - Rugby - YOUTH OLYMPICS

    Australia’s women and French men claim first ever rugby golds at Youth Olympics

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 02:46pm

    ... Australia’s Tiana Penitani. Du Toit scored her first try after less than a minute, finishing off a sweeping move across the pitch to touch down, but Penitani was then yellow carded for an infringement ... “It was sort of a revenge because we lost the first game, but we knew we could do it. And now we have done it, it is time for fun.” Fiji beat Kenya to take the men’s bronze medal. Rugby sevens ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/article/1577678/australias-women-and-french-men-claim-first-ever-rugby-golds-youth
  9. Business - Commodities - EARNINGS

    Maanshan sees first-half loss more than double to 730.27m yuan

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 10:08am by Enoch Yiu and Eric Ng

    ... Enoch Yiu and Eric Ng Shares of Maanshan Iron & Steel, the second-biggest Hong Kong-listed steelmaker, fell 2.7 per cent on Wednesday morning after it posted a worse-than-expected first-half loss. They traded at HK$1.81 at 10.19am. The company’s shares had gained 8.4 per cent in the previous month as investors bet steel producers’ profitability would improve on the back ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1577537/maanshan-sees-first-half-loss-more-double-73027m-yuan
  10. Business - China Business - EARNINGS

    Beijing aviation dream in doubt after first-half losses at AVIC Aircraft

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 01:34am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Slow product deliveries push Avic Aircraft into the red in the first half Beijing dream in doubt after losses at jet maker Steep losses at mainland jet ... of Aviation Industry Corp of China, reported yesterday net loss after extraordinary items of 136.8 billion yuan (HK$172.4 billion) for the first half, compared with a profit of 57.2 billion yuan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1577250/beijing-aviation-dream-doubt-after-first-half-losses-avic

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