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Joint Venture

Mengniu sets up yogurt venture with Danone

Shares in China Mengniu jumped more than 10 per cent yesterday after the company said it will introduce the French dairy-foods maker Danone as a strategic shareholder, with the two firms agreeing to set up a yogurt joint venture.

Tuesday, 21 May, 2013, 4:39am

Index launch of exchanges' joint venture clears way for derivatives

A joint venture of Hong Kong, Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges will launch two new indices today and will this month allow the first batch of financial companies to use the indices for launching derivative products.

18 Mar 2013 - 2:17am

Emperor Motion Pictures signs mainland China cinema deal with UA

The Hong Kong film company Emperor Motion Pictures is to set up a strategic partnership with UA Cinemas to invest in and operate cinemas on the mainland.

14 Mar 2013 - 7:47am

China Gas, Sinopec near venture deals

The two firms were in advanced talks on setting up a venture to distribute liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) produced by Sinopec's oil refineries and sell compressed natural gas (CNG) at its petrol stations, China Gas chief financial officer Eric Leung Wing-cheong said.

21 Feb 2013 - 6:07am

Cheung Kong No 2 said joint venture was a bad deal, says ex-LDC chief

Cheung Kong's No 2 man is set to testify today in defence of an HK$23 million claim by the Urban Renewal Authority over their joint venture to build The Center, but he has already been cited calling it a "bad deal" before he even takes the stand.

18 Jan 2013 - 4:19am

Commodities broker Newedge eyes world's fastest-growing market

International metal and commodities broker Newedge, a member of the London Metal Exchange, plans to expand in Asia.

14 Jan 2013 - 3:01am

Lenovo completes strategic acquisition in Brazil

Chinese technology giant Lenovo marked the new year's first week by closing its acquisition of Comércio de Componentes Electrônicos (CCE), one of the largest manufacturers of personal computers and consumer electronics products in Brazil.

4 Jan 2013 - 2:48am

Chery goes upmarket in link with Jaguar

Chery Automobile is expected to gain from its joint venture with luxury car maker Jaguar Land Rover, but the challenge to create its own high-end brand remains.

20 Nov 2012 - 3:51am

HKEx links up with Shanghai and Shenzhen exchanges

A joint venture of the stock exchanges of Hong Kong, Shanghai and Shenzhen will launch three indices in the next two months to track cross-border stocks.

China Exchanges Services, the HK$300 million venture equally owned by the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, Shanghai Stock Exchange and Shenzhen Stock Exchange, was officially set up yesterday.

31 Oct 2012 - 2:30am

Dagong in US, Russia ratings link-up

Ratings agency Dagong said yesterday it was linking with United States and Russian partners to form an "independent" group to rival US-based agencies it claims have "proven inadequate".

24 Oct 2012 - 4:01am

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