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China Vanke

Vanke in Manhattan luxury flats deal

China Vanke, the mainland's biggest publicly traded developer, is teaming with real estate investor Aby Rosen to build a luxury Manhattan condominium tower for its first project in New York.

Friday, 28 February, 2014, 1:10am

Developer China Vanke promotes fun runs in belief healthy staff boosts sales

China Vanke, the country's largest homebuilder by sales, is trying something no peers have done before - a "run for fun" - to sustain its leadership in the competitive industry.

11 Dec 2013 - 3:47am

Vanke issues 1 billion yuan dim sum bond

China Vanke, one of China’s few investment-grade property developers, issued a 1 billion yuan (HK$1.26 billion) dim sum bond on Wednesday night, according to a term sheet seen by the South China Morning Post.

The deal drew 2.5 billion yuan in orders from 69 accounts.

The senior, unsecured five-year bond was priced at par with a coupon of 4.5 per cent.

28 Nov 2013 - 2:11pm

China Vanke chair Wang Shi again warns of China housing bubble

The bubble is not "light", Wang said at a conference in Shanghai yesterday. "If the bubble lasts, it will be dangerous." Home prices have been increasing even as the government in March stepped up a three-year campaign to cool the market.

7 Jun 2013 - 3:46am

China developers' profits fall as debt rises

Mainland developers recorded higher debt ratios and falling net profit last year amid stringent controls on the housing market, a survey has found. The research, which surveyed 184 mainland developers, all listed in Hong Kong, Shanghai or Shenzhen, was conducted by the China Real Estate Research Association, China Real Estate Association and China Real Estate Appraisal.

25 May 2013 - 5:24am

China Vanke follows rich Chinese to grow abroad

Analysts are expecting more overseas expansion from China Vanke as the mainland's biggest developer prepares to branch out into Singapore, after tapping into the Hong Kong and San Francisco markets this year.

18 Apr 2013 - 5:33am

China Vanke says no plans for global role for Hong Kong arm

Shares of the Hong Kong-listed company had risen more than 17 per cent since the beginning of the year to yesterday's close of HK$15.02, as investors bought the idea that it could be used as an offshore investment division of China Vanke, the mainland's biggest developer.

28 Feb 2013 - 5:02am

China Vanke dives into US market with major deal

China Vanke, the largest listed developer on the mainland, is jumping on the overseas expansion bandwagon by acquiring a majority stake in a high-end residential project in San Francisco.

19 Feb 2013 - 5:21am

Mainland developers post strong rise in January sales and prices

Major mainland developers reported strong property sales and prices for last month, triggering concern that the country's legislature and top political advisory body might urge Beijing to tighten housing curbs again when they hold their annual meetings next month.

15 Feb 2013 - 5:11am

Why has China Vanke arrived in Tsuen Wan now? I smell politics

On Wednesday, China Vanke, the mainland's largest property developer, created a stir by acquiring a residential site on the Tsuen Wan waterfront in partnership with New World Development. It was Vanke's first foray into the local property market.

The big question is, why now? Most analysts have come up with economic and financial explanations. I, however, smell politics.

26 Jan 2013 - 5:00am 1 comment