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Chief Financial Officer

Mainland firms take a bright view of future

Mainland companies are the most confident in Asia when considering the shape of their country's economy, according to a survey by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

Wednesday, 22 February, 2012, 12:00am

Mainland firms take a bright view of future

Mainland companies are the most confident in Asia when considering the shape of their country's economy, according to a survey by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

22 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Young executives get physical

A fair number of companies now use Outward Bound-type courses to train and toughen young executives, but City Telecom (HK) has given that idea a whole new twist.

22 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Noble sees earnings climb 77pc to US$203m

Noble, the Hong Kong-headquartered, Singapore-listed commodities and supply chain group, saw net profit rise to a first-quarter record on the back of strong growth in commodity volumes in the first three months of this year.

12 May 2011 - 12:00am

Finance chiefs viewed as business partners

Chief financial officers (CFOs) are rising to the challenge of running businesses in a crisis. And, in so doing, they are entering a golden age.

A report by the Economist Intelligence Unit and CFO Research Services says that CFOs worldwide are enjoying significant shifts in status.

10 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

Last week's Technology article 'China Digital bets on product replacement' misquoted the company's chief financial officer about the estimated physical life of a smart card on the mainland. It should have said: 'Every five years you are going to see smart cards need to be changed because of the constant upgrade, like a cellphone business.'

30 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Opportunity for finance professional

A key financial role is on offer with a growing international organisation that has a unique business model.

The business helps companies to become more environmentally compliant, and is looking for a regional financial controller for its Hong Kong office.

9 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Head of finance wanted for Asian operations

Someone quick on their toes and with strong analytical skills should jump at this opportunity to join a major sourcing firm.

13 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Finance chief wanted to help develop team

Rewards await a seasoned finance executive ready to face the challenges of a newly created regional role.

27 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Power-assisted gearing

Techtronic Industries backed away from its goal of being debt-free by the end of next year, citing expenses associated with the acquisition of two tool manufacturers.

At the end of June, the company's gearing, stood at 118.6 per cent, according to chief financial officer Frank Chan Chi-chung.

7 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

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