Towngas yesterday signed a HK$3.8 billion five-year syndicated loan facility agreement with a group of banks. Jointly arranged by the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Mizuho Corporate Bank and Citi, it was oversubscribed by more than 70 per cent.Friday, 11 February, 2011, 12:00am
Shanghai dissident blogger Feng Zhenghu - the man who made international headlines during a three-month exile camped out in a Japanese airport - has launched an open campaign for donations, calling on his fans to 'save a cup of coffee, give me huge support'.24 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
Heavy demand sees institutional book covered in a few hours
Bank of China, the mainland's second-largest lender, received overwhelming response to its giant initial public share offering with the institutional book being fully covered on the first day of opening yesterday, attracting at least $72.86 billion worth of orders.12 May 2006 - 12:00am
Hysan Development Co's plans to issue $2 billion in floating rate notes have moved a step closer with 10 international banks committed to underwrite the issue.
They are Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, Sakura Finance, Sanwa International, DKB Asia, Fuji International, Societe Generale, BNP, Credit Lyonnais, Bank Austria and J.P. Morgan.20 Feb 1997 - 12:00am
JAPAN'S Mitsubishi Bank and Bank of Tokyo combined to form Tokyo-Mitsubishi Bank with assets of 54 trillion yen (HK$3.90 billion), making it the world's largest bank. Chase Manhattan Corp and Chemical Banking Corp completed their US$13 billion merger, forming the largest bank in the US.7 Apr 1996 - 12:00am
A ROBBER wearing sunglasses and a plaster over his nose escaped with almost $80,000 from the Des Voeux Road branch of the Sanwa Bank and the Standard Chartered Bank in Wah Fu Estate.11 May 1995 - 12:00am