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  1. Former MTR chief in line to lead bourse

    Posted Apr 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu and Charlotte So Former MTR Corp chief executive Chow Chung-kong is the front-runner to be the next chairman of the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing. A government source told The South China Morning Post that given Chow's international repu ...

  2. Women still lag men in top job stakes

    Posted Mar 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 'One in five people are living [around] the poverty line. When it comes to low-income families, women are particularly vulnerable - especially marginalised groups like new mainland arrivals, ... for paternity leave, childcare and more family-friendly services, which were in line with the commission's development goals. Kao is a supporter of Leung. She added that pan-democrat Albert Ho ...

  3. Hainan firms line up for listings to finance island projects

    Posted Jul 15th 2010, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li About 60 Hainan businesses ranging from agricultural, pharmaceutical and hi-tech firms to those in tourism, water treatment and property development are seeking listings on the mainland or in Hong Kong, a provincial official said. Wang Niansheng, ...

  4. Integrity on the line

    Posted Jan 16th 2010, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... Albert Cheng The heavily indebted Russian aluminium giant Rusal finally launched its roadshows this week for the initial public offering to raise HK$20 billion after getting the green light from Hong Kong's stock exchange. As the first Russian compan ...

  5. China Mobile to link fixed line to 3G

    Posted Mar 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung China Mobile Communications Corp, the nation's largest mobile operator, has been required by the government to introduce fixed-line telephone services through its ... the industry watchdog. The ministry also disclosed terms of the licences held by China Telecom Group and China Unicom Group. With the acquisition of fixed-line carrier China Tietong last year, China ...

  6. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    A decade of growth but no sign of a fair share

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... stock market has been. They say a picture is worth a thousand words but, as pictures cost me only a hundred words each in this column, I'll give you two. The red line on the bottom ... The blue line angling upwards represents the mainland's nominal gross domestic product calculated on the same basis. It is now more than five times as great as it was 12 years ago. Find me ...

  7. A-share investors test line in the sand

    Posted Apr 29th 2008, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... they do not want to see the index fall below the 3,000 mark. But their attempts to boost prices could well prove self-defeating. The trouble with drawing a line in the sand is that investors ...

  8. Air China lines up 8b yuan float

    Posted Jul 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Proceeds from A-share sale intended to fund purchase of 45 aircraft and expansion at Beijing international airport Air China, the mainland's most profitable airline, may sell 2.7 billion A shares for about eight billion yuan as soon as early next mon ...

  9. Accessories producer Artini gets in listing line as volatility settles

    Posted May 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jonathan Yang With investor sentiment improving, fashion jewellery maker and marketer Artini China has joined the queue of companies approaching the local market for capital, aiming to raise as much as HK$960.4 million in an initial public offering on the ...

  10. Netcom results may raise concern over fixed-line operators

    Posted Mar 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung China Netcom Group Corp is expected to announce today weak financial results for last year. The results of the fixed-line operator and its smaller mobile service supplier might sound the alarm that the telecommunications sector needed to be restructured in a way that allowed for the fixed-line segment to survive, industry watchers said. Analysts estimated ...




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