Dalian brings Hutchison aboard

Conglomerate among four big players that will take up a third of $2.16b IPO

Tuesday, 11 April, 2006, 12:00am

Dalian Port values set higher due to location

Pre-marketing eyes price-earnings ratio of 20 times in potential US$250m float

Listing candidate Dalian Port set its valuation slightly higher than its peers in light of its position as the gateway to the rapidly growing northeast of China.

4 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Mainland firms win approval for HK float

Two mainland listing applicants - retailer Beijing Jingkelong Supermarket Chain and port operator Dalian Port - have won approval to list their shares in Hong Kong, according to sources.

Formal announcements of the approvals, granted at a meeting yesterday of the stock exchange's listing committee, could come as early as today.

31 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Dalian title celebrations put on hold

Shanghai Shenhua SVA forced Chinese Super League leaders Dalian Shide to keep the champagne on ice after beating the visitors 2-1 at home last night.

26 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Rail services resume in northeast after fatal collision

Train services on the line linking the northeastern cities of Changchun and Dalian resumed yesterday after workers completed repairs to damage from a late-night collision on Sunday.

Six passengers were killed and another 30 injured when a northbound train collided with a freight train near Changchun and five carriages were derailed.

2 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Cable-box theft caused fatal train collision in northeast

The theft of a cable box on a section of the railway linking Changchun and Dalian caused the train collision on Sunday which left six dead and another 30 injured, the Ministry of Railways said yesterday.

2 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

China Merchants Bank sued over golf development

Lender and chief are named in suit that alleges illegal loans and share transfers

China Merchants Bank (CMB) and its president Ma Weihua have been taken to court in Hong Kong over allegations of illegal deprivation of assets and misappropriation of money from a golf course developer and operator on the mainland.

8 May 2015 - 9:40am

Dalian make it three wins in a row

Dalian Shide went from strength to strength with their third win in three games of their Chinese Super League campaign.

The 1-0 victory over 10-man International Shanghai came courtesy of a goal by young star Quan Lei, consolidating Dalian's position at the top of the table.

15 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

National rookie Cao lifts Tianjin to top of the table

Chinese national team rookie Cao Yang fired Tianjin Teda to a 5-1 mauling of visiting Liaoning yesterday, lifting his side to the top of Chinese Super League after the opening round of matches.

4 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Developers target second-tier cities

Government tax incentives and the prospect of better margins provide lure

An improved property market outlook in second-tier cities in northeast China has prompted New World China Land to pay more than $400 million for additional stakes in two Dalian ventures set up about 10 years ago.

16 Feb 2005 - 12:00am

Diploma row bars 118 students from class

British-based programme in Liaoning province falls foul of a contract dispute between two schools

A contract row over a British-validated diploma programme has left more than 100 students in Liaoning province out of school.

1 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

Support pledge for software industry

The Ministry of Commerce will continue to support development of China's software industry and provide the necessary 'policy environment' to enable mainland software producers to compete abroad, Minister Bo Xilai said yesterday.

Mr Bo said China's software industry grew seven-fold in five years and last year's export volume reached US$2 billion.

29 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

In Brief

First Japanese-language TV show aired in Dalian

The mainland broadcast its first Japanese-language television programme in Dalian yesterday, Xinhua reported. Dalian in Liaoning province is a popular city for Japanese businesses which have invested more than US$5.6 billion there.

24 May 2004 - 12:00am

Commerce chief defends vanity projects

The central government's crackdown on ostentatious public projects does not apply to the richer regions, Commerce Minister Bo Xilai said yesterday.

Speaking on the margins of the NPC in Beijing, the former Liaoning governor said whether a project was an 'image project' - one with little economic or social benefits - depended on a city's financial strength.

7 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

Lai See

Like Chinese takeaway

Citic Pacific Communications, a unit of locally listed Citic Pacific, boasted yesterday that its telecoms joint venture in northeast China, Dalian CP Digital Technology, 'has been able to successfully launch a wide range of value-added communications services'. And how.

5 Sep 2003 - 12:00am