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  1. China Life nets 7.8b yuan on investment earnings

    Posted Oct 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the runaway economy. The country's second-largest insurer, Ping An Insurance (Group), earlier reported a quadrupling of its third-quarter profit to 3.6 billion yuan amid soaring investment ... Jonathan Yang Insurer among world's top 10 companies by market value China Life Insurance, the country's largest life insurer, yesterday posted third-quarter net profit of 7.82 ...

  2. China is not buying the world, so don't block it

    Posted Jun 29th 2009, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... to buy Canadian oil company Addax Petroleum Corp for C$8.3 billion (HK$56 billion), while PetroChina is reported to be looking at buying an oil refinery in Scotland. Meanwhile, away from ... from the Netherlands or Austria, a fraction of the money invested internationally by foreign investment giants like the United States or Britain. Looked at in stock, rather than flow, terms, ...

  3. CCB chief blasts US for stalling mainland forays

    Posted Oct 18th 2007, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... what the bank's intentions were for the US other than that its co-operation with its strategic investor, Bank of America Corp, did not preclude it from setting up units in the country ... in Japan and would also look at other countries that enjoyed close economic relations with the mainland. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, the world's largest bank by market ...

  4. Country Garden earnings to drop but analysts see brighter outlook

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Country Garden Holdings is expected to report a decline in net profit for 2008- a year plagued by falling property sales on the mainland- but analysts have a brighter outlook ... on an abundance pool of untapped demand. There will be trade off, margin will be compressed,' it said in its research report. The core competitiveness of Country Garden- its excellent execution ...

  5. Country Garden falls on news of suspect land deal

    Posted Dec 25th 2007, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Shares of Country Garden Holdings, the mainland's biggest developer in terms of land bank size, fell yesterday on a report the company had colluded with a local government ... middleman. The report said that refund meant that the local government's return from the deal could be as low as 28 yuan per square metre. A Country Garden spokesman defended the transaction, ...

  6. Land scandal threatens to engulf Country Garden

    Posted Nov 26th 2007, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... to gain a site there at almost 'zero cost'. The accusation was made by the newspaper South Weekend in a report published on November 15. On the same date, Country Garden issued ... conditions'. In what appeared to be a well-sourced article, the South Weekend reported in some detail on the allegedly fraudulent transaction. It said Country Garden bought the plot, which has a site ...

  7. Country Garden dodges downturn but can it last?

    Posted Mar 25th 2008, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Last Wednesday, the day after Country Garden Holdings reported a 172 per cent jump in last year's net profit to 4.14 billion yuan (HK$4.52 billion), word was out ... cent had any plan to buy a home in the next three months, down 1.3 percentage points from January and off 1.9 percentage points from the same month last year. For listed Country Garden, market ...

  8. In another country

    Posted Apr 18th 2007, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... for new housing is equally acute, with the underlying demand for new homes at an annual 160,000 compared with new dwelling commencements of 145,000 in 2006-2007, according to recent reports from ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Sep 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Will HK's gas pipeline really clean our skies? It is welcome news that Hong Kong will be getting gas from a new mainland pipeline. However, the reported volume of about 1 billion ... provide something like four times the reported amount of gas from the new pipeline deal. To meet clean-air targets Hong Kong needs natural gas to replace much of the coal it uses. Natural gas ...

  10. Companies reporting this week

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Monday 1st Quarter: Beijing North Star, Zijin Mining Group Final: Beijing Media Corp, China Merchants Holdings (Int'l), Global Green Tech Group, Shenzhen Investment, Sinotruk (HK) Tuesday 1st Quarter: Huaneng Power Int'l Final: China National Building Material, China Singyes Solar Technologies Holdings, Country Garden Holdings, Hopson Development Holdings, Mainland ...




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