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  1. What yuan wants, yuan gets

    Posted Feb 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... At the same time, the number of mainland Chinese visitors grew by 23.9 per cent in 2011, with over 28 million of them- and billions of their yuans- coming to Hong Kong, largely attracted ...

  2. Business - China Business - BUSINESS DIGEST

    Business Digest, November 1, 2012

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... of August. Ray Chan, Reuters   Yuan ends month 0.76pc stronger The yuan climbed for a third month in a row on speculation growth in the world's second-largest economy is rebounding. The currency ...

  3. Business - China Business - SHIPPING

    Subsidies keep Rongsheng Heavy Industries in black

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Industries, the mainland's largest shipbuilder in terms of order backlog, saw interim net profit for the six months ended June 30 plunge 82.3 per cent to 215.77 million yuan (HK$263.7 million), down from 1.22 billion yuan in the same period last year. Chief financial officer Sean Wang Shaojian said the shipbuilder received 670 million yuan in government subsidies in the first half ...

  4. Business - Companies

    Losing its shine

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Losing its shine Zijin Mining Group chairman Chen Jinghe addresses a briefing after China's largest gold producer reported a disappointing first-half net profit of 2.38 billion yuan (HK$2.91 billion). Photo: May Tse ...

  5. Yuan shares the next step: HKEx

    Posted Aug 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Establishing a popular yuan-denominated share market in Hong Kong is the next big step for the yuan to become a global currency, says the head of the city's exchange. Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing chief executive Charles Li Xiaojia said the liquidity pool created by the increasing amount of trade settled in yuan is a good start. 'But ...

  6. Trains' toilets cost up to 1.2m yuan each, report says

    Posted Feb 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... on the trains' internal fixtures. For instance, each onboard toilet facility costs as much as 1.2 million yuan (HK$1.5 million), featuring 'attractive but impractical' imported automated sinks and facial tissue boxes costing 1,125 yuan each. A probe by Century Weekly magazine published yesterday found that train makers had been paying up to 10 times market value for toilet fittings. ...

  7. Business - Money - CURRENCY

    Yuan investments

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... a handle on yuan The yuan appreciation story is back on the boil. After a steady drop in the volume of yuan deposits held in Hong Kong over the past year and declines registered by the currency (against the US dollar in the middle of the year) on concerns about a decelerating mainland economy, last week the yuan somewhat surprisingly hit a 19-year high. Investors believe the economy ...

  8. Yuan deposits rise 15.6pc to 103.7b yuan

    Posted Sep 01st 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Mainland currency deposits in Hong Kong grew to 103.7 billion yuan (HK$118.4 billion) at the end of July, up 15.6 per cent month on month, according to the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. It was the fastest monthly growth since individuals were allowed to open yuan deposit accounts in 2004. It was prompted by a July 19 accord with Beijing which enabled financial ...

  9. Plea as price freeze squeezes universities

    Posted Mar 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of yuan as a result of a government-ordered price freeze on the services they provide. Such debt among private operators, particularly at campuses of second- and third-tier universities, has led ... the previous five decades. Wu's research showed that private investors had spent 5.3 billion yuan (HK$6.5 billion) on school canteens and dormitories for an additional 400,000 students at 49 ...

  10. Ming Hing looking outside HK for sales

    Posted Sep 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... years after its first foray across the border. The target was announced by deputy chairman and chief executive Johnson Yuen Wai-keung during the opening of the company's 90.8 million yuan ... network. Its supply capacity is 95,000 tonnes of water per day, but it recorded net losses of 2.6 million yuan and three million yuan last year and in 2005, respectively, due to mismanagement. Ming ...




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