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  1. News - China - BRIEFS

    Briefs, December 30, 2012

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF, WIRE

    ... A privately owned Chinese company is finalising the acquisition of an Australian firm that controls a major iron ore mine in west Africa, a move that would give China a stronger role in setting global iron ore prices, Xinhua said yesterday.  ...

  2. Global Green Tech turns to gold

    Posted Dec 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to employ 60 former People's Liberation Army soldiers as security guards. 'We are confident in the measures we have taken to ensure that there will be no more theft,' said Cheng ... industry to broaden its income base. There had been serious concerns over security at the mine under previous owner China Goldmines, a company listed on London's Alternative Investment Market. ...

  3. Blue Star makes bid for Korea's Ssangyong

    Posted Dec 15th 2003, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill in Shanghai The firm could become the first from China to buy a foreign carmaker A large Chinese state company that produces vehicles for the People's Liberation Army (PLA) says it is bidding to acquire a majority stake in Ssangyong Motor, South Korea's fourth-biggest carmaker. If it succeeds, China Blue Star Group will be the first Chinese company ...

  4. ZTE wins security certificate vital for it to supply sensitive US firms

    Posted Oct 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... security might be compromised in light of claims that Huawei does business with the Revolutionary Guard in Iran and is closely associated with the People's Liberation Army. Their action ... including financial services and health care- that collect, store, transfer, share and disseminate sensitive but unclassified information. Cryptographic libraries are commonly used on ZTE&#039 ...

  5. Tycoon's detention casts cloud over future of airline

    Posted Dec 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a formal officer of the People's Liberation Army, has been a controversial figure in the industry. Although details of his alleged crimes remained unclear, the mainland state media speculated ... offering any more details. Li Zeyuan's detention came as a surprise to the airline's employees and people in the mainland's aviation industry. His last public appearance ...

  6. Six-decade ban on mainland investors lifted

    Posted Jul 01st 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... and their subsidiaries that are controlled by the People's Liberation Army from investing for security reasons. Other mainland investors are also not permitted to invest in businesses or services that would ... The move is part of Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou's efforts to normalise economic links with the mainland, which he launched after taking office in May last year. The pro-independence camp, ...

  7. Military personnel sent to Ukraine to further aircraft carrier ambitions

    Posted Dec 04th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The nation's military has been sending personnel to an aircraft-carrier pilot base in Ukraine for training- further proof of the ambition to build its first aircraft-carrier battle group, a Canadian-based military magazine said yesterday. As early as 2006, the People's Liberation Army sent a large naval delegation headed by an unidentified naval deputy ...

  8. Sanjiu sells $937m in assets to repay debt

    Posted Sep 30th 2003, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... was once owned by the People's Liberation Army but is now under State Council control after the military was ordered to surrender its business operations to the government in the late 1990s. ... with the group in an effort to force it to repay the debts. Its annual interest payments are 470 million yuan. The debt is more than double the group's net asset worth, which was 3.73 billion yuan ...

  9. Airline chief warns of railways threat

    Posted Mar 09th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... on the mainland are in the hands of the People's Liberation Army and state security departments. Hong Kong's Airport Authority says 6,568 flights from Hong Kong to mainland cities were delayed ... Minnie Chan in Beijing The mainland's ambitious high-speed railway programme will deal a 'devastating blow' to its airlines and could even kill off short- to medium-haul ...

  10. Aircraft carrier project taking shape: expert

    Posted Nov 19th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... The lack of technology meant the carrier would have to follow a Russian model. Earlier last month, a Russian industry source told Jane's Defence Weekly the People's Liberation Army Navy ... have its first carrier by 2010 during the National People's Congress in March last year. ...




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