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  1. Business - Economy

    US west coast ports union less likely to rock the boat in pay talks

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 01:39am by BLOOM

    ... Alison Vekshin and James Nash While memories of US west coast dispute linger, falling cargo share may hasten pay deal in talks between dockworkers and employer group Ports union less likely to rock the boat amid leaner trade Twelve years after a labour dispute closed ports on the United States west coast, costing the economy US$1 billion a day, negotiators on both sides want ...

  2. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    CNOOC boosts oil output off southern coast to reach target

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:57am by Bloomberg

    ... to exploit resources in disputed maritime areas. While the Weizhou projects bordered Vietnam, they were well within China's territory and had never caused any sovereignty disputes in the past, ... placed an oil rig near the disputed Paracel Islands off the coast of Vietnam, leading to confrontations between Vietnamese and Chinese boats. The move set off violent anti-China protests ...

  3. Business - Companies - SHIPPING

    Asian shippers' groups take aim at US maritime sheriff

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis keith.wallis@scmp.com American industry veteran pledges to probe any 'proof' of collusion by container lines Asian shippers' groups take aim at US maritime sheriff Richard Lidinsky Jnr may not be public enemy No 1, but then again neither is the straight-talking, no-nonsense chairman of the US Federal Maritime Commission seen by Asian shippers' ...

  4. Business - Commodities - TRANSPORT

    Melting Arctic ice paves the way for South Korean oil hub

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by BLOOM

    ... "China is importing more and all the countries in the Far East are importing a lot more. The Northern Sea Route would cut journeys considerably for energy shipments GARY LI, ANALYST, IHS MARITIME ... the Northern Sea Route, while six made the voyage in 2012, according to consultant IHS Maritime. The tankers carried naphtha and ultra-light crude known as condensate. "The Northern Sea Route ...

  5. Business - Money - DEBT

    Insurance-backed bonds from Chinese firms tempt with high yields

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 01:06am by JASPER

    ... Lilang Technology & Science is issuing a US$20 million bond to develop maritime lighting and water treatment products. Both bonds are for 10 years and both will pay a coupon of 8 per cent. ...

  6. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Li firms to stick with Envestra offer despite payout disputes

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 12:53am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Li firms to stick with Envestra offer A consortium formed by Cheung Kong (Holdings), Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings and Power Assets Holdings said the proposed offer to acquire Envestra would proceed despite the dividend payout disputes with the board of the Australian gas pipeline firm. The consortium, controlled by Li Ka-shing, denied ...

  7. Business - Money

    Finance chief at OOIL jumps ship

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis keith.wallis@scmp.com Ken Cambie is joining Quantum Pacific in the latest round of industry reshuffles Finance chief at OOIL jumps ship Hong Kong's maritime sector ... is Ken Cambie, who is joining Quantum Pacific Shipping Services, a maritime venture in Singapore planned by Israel's richest man, Idan Ofer. Cambie steps down as chief financial officer ...

  8. Business - Commodities - TRADE

    Indonesia to revise mineral export tax rules

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by Reuters

    ... for another US miner, Newmont Mining Corp, and said it would take stern action against the company over the dispute. The two are Indonesia's top copper miners, and account for 97 per cent ...

  9. Business - China Business - TRADE

    Silk Road at sea plan needs open approach to avoid conflicts

    Posted May 16th 2014, 01:05am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Nanning, Guangxi victoria.ruan@scmp.com Maritime version of trade strategy faces obstacles amid South China Sea disputes unless all participants share benefits, warn ... of Southeast Asian Nations, officials and researchers said they expected opportunities to arise in regional infrastructure, industrial and cultural cooperation under the so-called 21st century Maritime ...

  10. Business - China Business

    Yue Yuen workers go on strike at Zhuhai plant

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... Settlement for the dispute would increase employee costs by about US$31 million this year, it said. Shares of Yue Yuen closed 0.39 per cent lower at HK$25.65 yesterday. ...




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