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  1. Business - Economy

    Water wars pit thirsty Dakotas against barges for Missouri flow

    Posted Dec 05th 2012, 02:21pm

    ... The Missouri River has blessed and cursed Kevin Schmidt, alternately nourishing or overrunning his farmland. This year its water saved his cows, and it may do so again next year if a lack of rain dries out his soil. The river sustains farmers and ranchers in its upper basin, 1,000 miles from where shippers are pushing to have more of its water released into the drought-depleted ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1098061/water-wars-pit-thirsty-dakotas-against-barges-missouri-flow
  2. Business - Companies - RETAIL

    China Resources expects drop in profitability after acquisition of Tesco stores

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 01:40pm by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com China Resources Enterprise, one of the largest hypermarket operators on the mainland, said consolidated net profit fell 8.7 per cent year on year to HK$929 ... to be tapped China Resources Enterprise CRE has previously said it believed it could make Tesco profitable on the mainland in three years. Turnover was HK$83.5 billion, up 16.2 per cent year on year. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1578394/china-resources-expects-drop-profitability-after-acquisition
  3. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    CRP shares rise after it books HK$2b of impairments on coal mining assets

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 09:35am by Eric Ng

    ... after HK$2 b charge Shares of China Resources Power Holdings, whose board has been accused by minority shareholders of breaching its fiduciary duties by causing the company to enter ... conglomerate China Resources (Holdings) on Monday posted a 13.8 per cent rise in net profit to HK$6.06 billion for the first six months. An analyst who attended a briefing by the management said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1576620/crp-posts-h1-profit-rise-takes-hk2-billion-coal-charge
  4. Business - Money

    Chart of the day: The real cost of water scarcity

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 01:06am by NICK EDWARDS

    ... Chart of the day: The real cost of water scarcity Mainland water is widely regarded as an underpriced asset, given the huge demand and its relative scarcity. The mainland has about 7 per cent of the world's water yet uses about 16 per cent of it- a trend that is only likely to increase. Polluted water creates an additional stress on the system. The increase in polluted ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1579493/chart-day-real-cost-water-scarcity
  5. Business - Commodities - COURTS

    Citic Resources sues Qingdao Port for US$108m compensation

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 02:34pm by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... Resources has filed a lawsuit against Qingdao Port International, demanding US$108 million in compensation if its fails to deliver base metals retained by the authorities as part of the fraud ... to be at the centre of a probe over whether metals were pledged multiple times as collateral for loans. HSBC asked Singapore's High Court this month to liquidate Chen's Zhong Jun Resources after ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1561801/citic-resources-suing-qingdao-port-over-detained-metals
  6. Business - Commodities

    HSBC releases base metal pledged for US$30m loan to Zhong Jun Resources

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:35am by CHIMA SAU-WAI

    ... Chim Sau-wai sauwai.chim@scmp.com Registry documents show lender released base metals that backed US$30m facility for Zhong Jun, a firm linked to Qingdao port scandal HSBC releases metal pledged for loan HSBC has released base metals used as collateral for commodity financing by Zhong Jun Resources, according to Company Registry documents obtained yesterday. Zhong Jun ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1558519/hsbc-releases-base-metal-pledged-us30m-loan-zhong-jun-resources
  7. Business - Companies - REGULATION

    SFC begins insider trading case against Water Oasis ex-chief Salina Yu

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 09:29am by Langi Chiang

    ... Lai-si, the former chief executive of Water Oasis Group, for alleged insider dealing of her company’s shares. The commission said Yu avoided a loss of about HK$281,346 by selling all her Water ... on the same day. That was the last trading day before the Lunar New Year holiday weekend. Water Oasis shares dropped 14.08 per cent to close at HK$1.22 on January 26, the first trading day after ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1574120/sfc-begins-insider-trading-case-against-water-oasis-ex-chief
  8. Business - Commodities

    Water shortage curbing growth of coal-to-chemicals projects

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 11:53am by Eric Ng

    ... on the mainland. The provinces and autonomous regions of Shanxi, Shaanxi, Ningxia, Inner Mongolia and Xinjiang together have 76 per cent of the mainland’s coal reserves, but their combined water resources amount to only 6.1 per cent of the national total, according to a report published by the Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research last year. With their per capita water ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1394724/water-shortage-curbing-growth-coal-chemicals-projects
  9. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    China Cosco Holdings buys 5 container ships for US$618m

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 02:35pm by JING YANG

    ... carriers and five 9,400 teu container ships. China Cosco said it plans to finance the latest orders, to be built by Shanghai Jiangnan-Changxing Shipbuilding Company, with internal resources ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1595352/china-cosco-holdings-buys-5-container-ships-us618m
  10. Business - Banking & Finance

    Fed’s move to stick with easy-money policy pushes US stocks to record

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 09:44am by Agence France-Presse

    ... recovery from the so-called Great Recession. There is significant underutilisation of labour resources Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve Yellen argued, as she has since taking the lead at the Fed ... by the participants in this meeting,” she said. “There is significant underutilisation of labour resources.” Shoring up the labour market has been the key focus of the Fed under Yellen, with the falling ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1595255/feds-move-stick-easy-money-policy-pushes-us-stocks-record

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