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The Economic Information Daily

State enterprises suffer record losses

The mainland's state sector suffered a record loss of 102.6 billion yuan last year on rising raw material costs and production overcapacity.

The combined losses of the biggest state-owned enterprises were up 56.7 per cent from 2004.

Sunday, 26 March, 2006, 12:00am

State enterprises suffer record losses

The mainland's state sector suffered a record loss of 102.6 billion yuan last year on rising raw material costs and production overcapacity.

The combined losses of the biggest state-owned enterprises were up 56.7 per cent from 2004.

26 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

State textile firms back in black

State-owned textile firms ended six years of losses with combined profits of 116 million yuan in the first 11 months of this year. The sector lost 3.08 billion yuan in the same period last year, the Economic Information Daily said.

30 Dec 1999 - 12:00am

Survey reveals property aims

A survey of residents in seven mainland cities indicates that about 21.7 per cent plan to buy property in the next two years. The survey found 5.4 per cent of them would purchase luxury apartments, the Economic Information Daily reported.

22 Dec 1999 - 12:00am

Plea to cut TV tube imports

The eight main television-tube manufacturers have written an appeal to key government departments to reduce the quantity of imported colour-television tubes due to an oversupplied domestic market. The mainland imported 5.04 million colour tubes, worth US$510 million, in the seven months to July 31, according to customs data quoted in the Economic Information Daily.

15 Oct 1999 - 12:00am

Mainland chiefs poorly educated, survey finds

A large proportion of chief executives of the mainland's private companies cannot read a financial statement and only 20 per cent have a university education.

11 Feb 1999 - 12:00am

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