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  1. PetroChina invests in Qatar natural gas project

    Posted Jul 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to Qatar's North Gas Field, which, according to the state-backed Qatar Petroleum, is the world's single largest natural gas reservoir, excluding gas that coexists with petroleum. PetroChina ... in the development of Block 4. GDF, the project's operator, has a 60 per cent stake. It is Europe's main importer of liquefied natural gas. Besides Block 4, PetroChina signed a deal in 2010 to join ...

  2. University and bank join forces for course

    Posted Feb 17th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'This novel programme not only signifies the joint efforts of two leading institutions, but also underscores HSBC Insurance's long-term commitment to nurturing the future [professionals] of the insurance industry.' Professor Benjamin Wah, acting vice-chancellor of CUHK, said at the launch ceremony that the Insurance, Financial and Actuarial Analysis programme by its nature has ...

  3. Natural gas to fuel CNPC output growth

    Posted Jan 18th 2008, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng in Beijing China National Petroleum Corp, parent of listed PetroChina, aims to raise domestic energy output by 5.96 per cent this year with faster growth in natural gas than crude oil. CNPC's new target is similar to the actual 6.33 per cent growth last year, 4.62 per cent in 2006 and 6.1 per cent in 2005, while other mature global producers are grappling with flat ...

  4. Beijing raises producer prices for natural gas

    Posted Nov 14th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng in Beijing Beijing has imposed the long-awaited increase in natural gas producer prices by a larger than expected level in a move to bring them closer to other energy prices and promote gas conservation. An official at a major state-owned oil and gas company said on condition of anonymity that his company received a circular from the National Development and Reform ...

  5. First Natural seeks HK$116m for expansion

    Posted Aug 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Foster Wong First Natural Foods Holdings plans to raise HK$116 million for expansion by selling a convertible note to a United States hedge fund firm. The deal could potentially make DKR ... per cent to the company's close of 81 HK cents on August 11, the last trading day before its shares were suspended. To facilitate the deal, First Natural Foods, which earned 113 million ...

  6. Lai See

    Posted May 26th 2007, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... Chinese students failed the Kroll test. Age before duty Yesterday, Nanyang Holdings' annual general meeting featured an interesting match-up: 42-year-old David Webb versus the seven company ... officials well-placed to nurture nest eggs' in Wednesday's Lai See column, we incorrectly identified former health, welfare and food secretary Yeoh Eng-kiong as a shareholder of Beijing ...

  7. Business - Comment - THE INSIDER

    Directors dip into cement buys as share prices fall

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by Robert Halili

    ... worth HK$37.1 million versus five companies that reported 17 disposals worth HK$14.9 million. The buy figures were down from the previous week's 23 companies and 88 purchases worth HK$340.6 ...

  8. Happy to serve

    Posted Jul 24th 2006, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... preserve nature. In other words, we work with various organisations to launch community programmes. YP: Why does a bank need your team? It doesn't make money. L: That's true. But we help ... to the community and should nurture younger generations. At the same time, organising these programmes can help maintain a positive image of the bank among the public. It shows that Hang Seng is concerned ...

  9. Business - Money - THE INSIDER

    Buys down for a third week as bosses hold on to shares

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by Robert Halili

    ... Robert Halili David Li and Dickson Poon raise stakes in their own companies; disposals are flat at HK$23.4 million Buys down for a third week as bosses hold on to shares The buying fell for a third straight week while selling among directors was flat, based on filings to the exchange from August 6 to 10. A total of 15 companies recorded 59 purchases worth HK$22.7 million versus four ...

  10. CCB set to integrate its HK operations

    Posted Jun 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... setting up two to three offshore outlets every year. It was believed to be hoping that its Hong Kong operation could blaze a trial and nurture talent for future international expansion. Zhang said ...




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