CHS delivers tranche

SiS International Holdings yesterday received the first instalment of $218.24 million in cash from CHS for 80 per cent of its computer distribution subsidiary after agreeing to buy the arm last month. The stake in SiS Distribution is valued at $545.6 million.

Thursday, 12 March, 1998, 12:00am

Beau Geste storms to early lead

Beau Geste led a 32-strong fleet past the Lema Islands yesterday as the 1996 China Sea Race got off to an excellent start.

Karl Kwok's ILC 40 quickly showed her pace and was the first round the windward mark after Ian Nicolson's Intrigue was quickest across the start line.

3 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Havoc hits high seas race crews

SOUTH African-entry Orion Express took line and handicap honours in the IMS class in yesterday's Steinlager Ocean Triangle race for the Corum Cup.

23 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Dagge on mark in narrow victory

MARK Dagge made the perfect start to his racing career aboard the new Skysong in the annual DHL-Aberdeen Boat Club regatta yesterday, narrowly taking top honours on corrected time.

12 Sep 1994 - 12:00am

Millennium rides sea changes to slender lead

THE notoriously fickle weather conditions off the Philippine coast yesterday conspired to deny both Stormvogel and Millennium an opportunity to break the 10-year-old China Sea Race record.

4 Apr 1994 - 12:00am

Wizard casts a magic spell

MONTHS of frustration were forgotten when Steve Ellis and his crew aboard his 38-foot IMX, Wizard, completed a handicap double yesterday in the 125 nautical mile overnight race which served as a shakedown for the biennial China Sea Race to Manila on March 31.

21 Mar 1994 - 12:00am

Light craft given their chance in Typhoon

A FLEET of about 40 yachts are expected to contest the first round of the annual Fosters Typhoon Series in the Port Shelter area today.

The seven-race series organised by the Hebe Haven Yacht Club features three divisions allowing a wide range of craft to compete on an equal footing.

6 Jun 1993 - 12:00am