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  1. Slowing growth, rising efficiency hit coal demand

    Posted Nov 25th 2005, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... to prop up domestic coal prices which are expected by the brokerage house to outperform prices in the surplus-supplied East Asian export market next year. Spot market coal prices in Newcastle, ... Eric Ng Production shortfall likely to help keep flagging prices above regional levels Policy measures to engineer a soft landing for the mainland economy and higher energy utilisation ...

  2. Chalco forced into another price cut

    Posted Sep 01st 2006, 12:00am by Carol Chan, Eric Ng

    ... at Beijing Antaike Information Development, a government non-ferrous metals industry research house, expects Chalco to further cut its price. 'I think prices will come down further in the next ... second-largest alumina producer, has cut its spot alumina price by 22.4 per cent- the second reduction it has made in a month- to reflect falling prices in the global market. The Beijing-based company ...

  3. GCL-Poly bets US$1b on solar power demand

    Posted Aug 07th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... in-house. However, DBS Vickers Securities analyst Dennis Lam said industry overcapacity and the big gap between polysilicon market price and production cost left room for prices to fall further. ... subsidies worldwide to encourage adoption of solar power usage to replace fossil fuels. A sharp plunge in polysilicon prices to about US$70 from more than US$400 a kilogram in mid-2008 has also made ...

  4. Arrests to ratchet up tension in ore talks

    Posted Jul 10th 2009, 12:00am by Carol Chan, Eric Ng

    ... was bought by middlemen. Xu Xiangchun, chief information officer at research house Beijing Ganglian Maidi e-Commerce, said surging sales and prices in the mainland iron ore market over the past few ... Eric Ng and Carol Chan It may be hard to prove a direct link between the detention of Rio Tinto's head of iron ore sales on the mainland and protracted price negotiations with Chinese ...

  5. Link Reit forecast to bring 10pc gain on trading debut

    Posted Nov 21st 2005, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng Government prices the world's largest reit at the top end of its range at $10.30 The share price of the world's largest real estate investment trust, Link Reit, is expected to rise between 5 and 10 per cent when it makes its market debut on Friday. The predictions came after the government priced the up to $22 billion offering at $10.30, the top end ...

  6. Outlook uncertain for coal, power industries

    Posted Feb 26th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng A surge in the price of coal last year benefited producers but hurt power generators. However, the mainland's top economic policy planner said this year's outlook ... volume and a 34.4 per cent rise in the average selling price to 356.30 yuan per tonne. The Qinhuangdao power-station coal benchmark spot price averaged 720.70 yuan last year, up 54.5 per cent ...

  7. Angang dismisses concerns over costs

    Posted Aug 21st 2003, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Steelmaker says it is aided by in-house supply of materials Angang New Steel - the listed flagship of the mainland's second-largest steelmaker, Anshan Iron and Steel Group - says it is not worried fast-growing industry capacity will lead to sharp rises in materials costs. Although Angang faced rising raw materials costs like its competitors, a high reliance on in-house raw materials ...

  8. Temasek sells Hopson holdings for HK$1.32b

    Posted Nov 10th 2006, 12:00am by Eric Ng, Peggy Sito

    ... of the deal. The selling price was about 260 per cent more than what Temasek paid for the Hopson shares in August last year when the Singapore firm and Tiger Global Investment, a United States hedge ... comes nearly a week after the developer itself raised HK$996 million to spend on building more housing by selling 60 million new shares, representing 4.9 per cent of its then existing share ...

  9. Huadian to tap market for 7b yuan

    Posted Aug 13th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... generation capacity by two-thirds and satisfy more than a third of its coal needs in-house by 2013. It said it intended to issue the new shares between 2011 and 2013 and complete an up to 3.5 billion ... coal output capacity by 2013. He also told a briefing yesterday that the company would record a profit for this year, citing rebounding power demand and stable coal prices. It posted ...

  10. Beijing issues plan to boost consumption

    Posted Dec 15th 2008, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... To shore up growth in domestic consumption, the central government will launch initiatives to support first-time homebuyers and low-cost housing projects, and encourage development of the car loan ... to avoid deflation and job losses, he said. 'All these measures are likely to ensure that Chinese growth will experience a soft landing. But prices are likely to fall, corporate profits ...




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