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  1. Neway acquires karaoke rival

    Posted Mar 08th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... a lack of competition. There had been speculation about the takeover for weeks, following the departure of several members of the top management of California Red, including founder Anthony Lock Kwok-on. Neway said in a statement that the takeover was completed last Monday and the company had acquired 'the brand, the business, the network and relevant assets of California Red'. ...

  2. Trade links hostage to political hostility

    Posted May 11th 2005, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... imports. After the Japanese takeover of Manchuria in September 1931, the boycott deepened. But by 1936, Japan had become the biggest foreign investor, accounting for 40 per cent of the national ... firms, insurance and trading companies. After the communist takeover, economic links were cut until 1955, when the first post-1949 exhibition of Chinese goods was held in Japan, followed ...

  3. Politics and capital collide over Potash

    Posted Sep 07th 2010, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... Kevin Rafferty The hostile takeover bid by BHP Billiton for the Canadian Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan will be worthy of a Harvard Business Review case study, but is also ... mining giant that runs through iron-ore price negotiations and China's efforts to derail BHP's takeover of Rio Tinto. BHP and other industry experts say that these fears are unfounded ...

  4. Hospital privatised in Guangdong

    Posted Sep 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Siu-sin The government has approved Guangdong's first privatisation of a state-run hospital, official media reported. Guangzhou Shihua Hospital has been taken over by the privately run Beijing Yiren Corp for 15 million yuan, according to Xinhua. The takeover was jointly approved by the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission under the State ...

  5. Out and about

    Posted Feb 20th 2011, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... deteriorating political situation, Starr astutely moved his businesses away from Shanghai in advance of the Communist takeover, in 1949. As well as being a successful entrepreneur, Starr ...

  6. Shaw Brothers' stake in TVB fetched HK$6.26b

    Posted Feb 02nd 2011, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... before. In 2000, he was behind a takeover of Sing Pao, one of Hong Kong's oldest news publications. Chan sold his shares in that company within two years. He is also known for his good ...

  7. Debt-ridden East Star Airlines suspends operations

    Posted Mar 16th 2009, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Group, the paper said. Last week, East Star said it had rejected a takeover approach by China National Aviation Holding, the state-owned parent of Hong Kong-listed Air China. East Star said ...

  8. Factory manager killed in riot

    Posted Jul 26th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Thousands of workers from the largest steel plant in Jilin province have attacked and killed a representative from China's largest private steel company in protest at a takeover deal. Workers from the Tonghua Iron and Steel Group, a state-owned giant, staged the demonstration on Friday morning after news spread that the Beijing-based Jianlong Group would buy ...

  9. Anheuser denies chasing brewer

    Posted Oct 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the mainland market. In June, it acquired most of Harbin Brewery Group for about US$663 million after a bitter corporate takeover battle with SABMiller. Anheuser also holds a 9.9 per cent stake ...

  10. Ceva aims to expand presence, double sales

    Posted Sep 19th 2008, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... talent. Ceva was formed in 2006 with the acquisition of the former logistics division of Holland's TNT followed by a takeover of the Houston-based freight forwarder Eagle Global Logistics ...




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