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  1. Business - China Business - ACQUISITIONS

    Citic Pacific unveils star backing for landmark deal

    Posted May 15th 2014, 01:43am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Conglomerate says 15 government funds and institutional investors will subscribe for shares to help pay for parent company's injection Citic Pacific secures backing for asset deal Citic Pacific has reached agreement with 15 government funds and leading institutional investors to subscribe for HK$39.5 billion of shares it will issue to finance ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    School of cool: study Italy's most famous dessert at Carpigiani Gelato University

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Gary Jones

    ... of study are long, most evenings a few classmates get together for dinner, invariably meeting at Bologna's most notable landmark. The 15th-century Piazza Maggiore is a picturesque square located in the Centro Storico- the charming heart of the old city. Nearby looms the ornate Fontana di Nettuno (Fountain of Neptune), which is lorded over by an impressive 16th-century bronze ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book review: The Long Shadow, by David Reynolds

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 12:22pm by MCT

    ... Ed Timms The Long Shadow: The Legacies of the Great War in the Twentieth Century by David Reynolds Norton 4 stars Ed Timms Cambridge historian David Reynolds' most recent book does ... and Austria-Hungary, and the Ottoman empire in the Middle East, North Africa and the Balkans. But the war also "accelerated the emergence of imperial rivals in the Pacific: Japan and the United ...

  4. Business - Economy - COMMENT

    Getting Asia-Pacific trade bloc on track

    Posted May 14th 2014, 09:56am by PATRICK LOW

    ... Patrick Low China wants to revisit the idea of an Asia-Pacific free-trade zone and while there are many hurdles, it holds the promise of a more integrated world Getting trade on track ... the idea of creating a Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP) was first mooted at an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Hanoi in 2006, but there was no concerted follow-up. ...

  5. Outgoing telecoms chief urges sector to keep ahead of the times

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

    ... Frederick Yeung Hong Kong's telecommunications market should maintain its competitive edge to attract new investment for the next generation broadband network, said Au Man-ho, director general of the Office of the Telecommunications Authority yesterd ...

  6. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    Chinese lingerie supplier Best Pacific seeks expansion funds

    Posted May 13th 2014, 01:13am by Ray Chan

    ... Ray Chan ray.utchan@scmp.com Best Pacific aims to raise up to HK$625 million from the offering of 250 million shares to boost production facilities and pay off debt Lingerie supplier seeks funds for expansion Best Pacific International, a mainland-based supplier of fabrics for Victoria's Secret lingerie, has kicked off its initial public offering to raise up to HK$625 ...

  7. News - World - UKRAINE

    Human rights group sees growing proof of abductions, torture in Ukraine

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 10:13am by Reuters in Berlin

    ... separatist groups and pro-Kiev forces have abducted, beaten and tortured activists, protesters and journalists in eastern Ukraine over the last three months, Amnesty International said in a report published on Friday. No thorough or reliable data is available on the number of abductions, the rights group said. But figures from Ukraine’s interior ministry show there were almost 500 between ...

  8. PCCW leaps on Netcom tie-up talk

    Posted May 20th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Logan

    ... Michael Logan PCCW shares climbed 5.1 per cent yesterday on hopes that China Network Communications Group Corp (China Netcom) will soon take a stake in Hong Kong's dominant fixed-line carrier, despite the lack of details on a deal which could potentially reshape the city's telecommunications landscape. Company executives yesterday added little to a statement released ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's unprecedented quest for a peaceful rise

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 06:20pm by JEAN-PIERRE LEHMANN

    ... as other 'responsible stakeholders' Peace process China is the first new great global power to emerge in over a century. It is receiving a great deal of unsolicited advice in the process, ... of the Great Powers. The series begins with Portugal in the 15th century, the first great global seaborne power with an empire stretching from Brazil, across the Atlantic, to both West and East Africa, ...

  10. Two projects secure approval for flat sale

    Posted May 07th 2004, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito The Lands Department last month consented to the sale of two residential projects owned by Hang Lung Properties and PCCW Infrastructure involving more than 1,900 flats. However, agents said the approval was unlikely to cause an immediate supply ...




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