People buy jewellery at auctions as an investment or for personal adornment. Whatever the reason, first-time buyers need to do their homework before going to an adrenalin-pumping bidding process...
How does one of the city's top cultural organisations deal with defaulters from its fund-raising auctions? Name and shame them in print.
A requirement that all government sites must be sold by way of public auction, tender and listing was introduced by the mainland government in 2004.
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Asia21st.com, an Asia-based business-to-business e-commerce firm, held a ''reverse'' online auction in Beijing on Sunday to find a steel supplier.
Developers have welcomed revised land auction procedures which require prospective bidders to register before taking part in the bidding.
The Real Estate Developers Association said...
Open bidding for bankrupted state enterprises remains a novelty to many.
The third auction in Guangzhou in the past month lasted five minutes yesterday, with just one bid entered.