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  1. Virgin keen to join mainland mobile market

    Posted Dec 08th 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... Joseph Lo Richard Branson's Virgin Group is poised to make further inroads into the mainland market with new investments in the mobile-phone and aviation sectors. The British entrepreneur yesterday said the group had set aside US$300 million to inves ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/481208/virgin-keen-join-mainland-mobile-market
  2. Merger to boost Hutchison unit's share of India market

    Posted Jul 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... Georgina Lee Hutchison Telecommunications International's Ltd (HTIL) Indian mobile-phone unit will merge with rival BPL Communications to create the country's third-largest ... of the company's $1.86 billion operating profit last year. Analysts said the unit's flotation could raise as much as US$500 million for HTIL. 'If the BPL merger with Hutchison Max Telecom ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/509240/merger-boost-hutchison-units-share-india-market
  3. Lenovo ready to swallow IBM unit

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to conclude its acquisition of IBM's personal-computer business. Lenovo chief financial officer Mary Ma Xuezheng yesterday said there were no immediate plans for listing in the United States because the integration of the IBM unit was now top priority. 'That is our target,' Ms Ma said, noting Hong Kong-listed Lenovo had already raised enough funds to finance the US$1.75 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/494889/lenovo-ready-swallow-ibm-unit
  4. Cashed-up Lenovo now ready to swallow IBM unit

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to conclude its acquisition of IBM's personal-computer business. Lenovo chief financial officer Mary Ma Xuezheng yesterday said there were no immediate plans for listing in the United States because the integration of the IBM unit was now top priority. 'That is our target,' Ms Ma said, noting Hong Kong-listed Lenovo had already raised enough funds to finance the US$1.75 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/494905/cashed-lenovo-now-ready-swallow-ibm-unit
  5. Air China's United deal brings it closer to Star

    Posted Sep 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Alliance with its deal to code-share flights with United Airlines, an analyst says. The agreement doubles the two airlines' routes across the Pacific and would enable, for example, passengers to book a single ticket from Chicago to Harbin. The partnership, announced in Beijing last Thursday by United Airlines chairman Glenn Tilton, and Air China's president Li Jiaxiang, may ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/426501/air-chinas-united-deal-brings-it-closer-star
  6. Guoco sells insurance unit to sister company for $152m

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kelvin Wong Guoco Group has sold its general insurance arm, Dao Heng Insurance, to sister company Allstate Health Benefits, a Malaysian-based insurer owned by Hong Leong Assurance (HLA), for $152.6 million, according to a report filed with the Hong Kong s ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/485245/guoco-sells-insurance-unit-sister-company-152m
  7. Hutchison unit beats rivals for $4.7b expansion of Thai port

    Posted Sep 18th 2004, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Hutchison and PSA, which both made the short list for the CSX network, have submitted the highest bids for the United States firm's portfolio. Analysts say the rivalry between the world's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/470861/hutchison-unit-beats-rivals-47b-expansion-thai-port
  8. HSBC acquires Marks & Spencer's banking unit for $11b

    Posted Jul 13th 2004, 12:00am by Louis Beckerling

    ... HSBC and the Marks & Spencer Group said that after the buy-out they would continue to jointly manage and grow the retail financial unit. As at April 3 this year, it had 2.7 million cardholders, about GBP2.5 billion in outstanding credit receivables, GBP439 million in deposits, and about GBP1 billion in funds under management. The unit provides its services from Marks & ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/462936/hsbc-acquires-marks-spencers-banking-unit-11b
  9. Index finds resistance tough at 14,000 barrier

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

    ... Index this week, despite several test runs which took the index as high as 13,984.38. Dealers said some investors were also nervous about United States data indicating a stronger than expected ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/445368/index-finds-resistance-tough-14000-barrier
  10. Property plays buoyed by weekend home sales

    Posted Jan 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a director at UOB Kay Hian. Property stocks were snapped up after residential sales over the weekend were reported to have risen to about 540 units from 470 units a week earlier with increased buying ... after a United States survey showed the biggest month-to-month improvement in consumer confidence for January since November 1992. Shoemaker Yue Yuen Industrial gained 4.54 per cent to $23 while ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/441856/property-plays-buoyed-weekend-home-sales

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