Shanghai International Port (Group) will slow its pace of investment in ports, terminals and related infrastructure along the Yangtze River after a massive spending boom in the past few years.Wednesday, 22 June, 2011, 12:00am
Shanghai, already the world's second-busiest container port, completes the third phase of its deep-water port today and will spend roughly 20 billion yuan (HK$22.5 billion) on further expansion despite the global economic crisis, according to officials.6 Dec 2008 - 12:00am
The rival ports of Ningbo and Shanghai are striving for a higher level of partnership, a move in sharp contrast to the relationship between Hong Kong and Shenzhen ports, according to experts at the Ningbo-Hong Kong Economic Co-operation Forum.2 Oct 2008 - 12:00am
Shanghai International Port Group said net profit increased 22.7 per cent to 3.64 billion yuan (HK$4.05 billion) last year and announced plans to surpass Singapore as the world's largest port in two years.1 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
The Hangzhou Bay Bridge, billed as the world's longest sea-crossing bridge at 36km, will be commissioned on May 1.
'The main part of the project has been completed and 95 per cent of the ancillary work has also been finished,' Xinhua yesterday quoted a spokesman for the Hangzhou Bay Bridge Construction Headquarters as saying.31 Mar 2008 - 12:00am
Analysts forecast higher charges as profit rises 36pc on throughput growth
Shanghai International Port Group, the operator of China's busiest port, is expected to raise handling charges as throughput is likely to grow 20 per cent this year, analysts said.23 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Terminal operator sees 20pc rise in box volume as Yangshan surpasses target
Shanghai Port, the busiest on the mainland, handled 20 per cent more containers last year as a full-year contribution from Yangshan Port surpassed the target set by the Shanghai government.9 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Shanghai port giant to privatise unit before floating all its A shares and seeking a Hong Kong listing5 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
When Shanghai told the world's biggest shipping lines last month they would be transferring their Asia-Europe services in November to its new 18 billion yuan deepwater facility at Yangshan, the spotlight intensified on east China's newest port.5 Aug 2005 - 12:00am
Merrill Lynch is raising its recommendation on China Merchants Holdings (CM) from 'neutral' to 'buy' after its acquisition of a 30 per cent stake in Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) for six billion yuan.9 Jan 2005 - 12:00am
Shanghai is considering policies that would give its planned port at Yangshan some of the characteristics of a free port to compete better with Hong Kong and Singapore.5 Nov 2003 - 12:00am
Shanghai took a step towards completion of the massive Lupu Bridge yesterday by linking the ends of the structure that will improve transport links to the premier Pudong development zone.8 Oct 2002 - 12:00am
Chinese authorities plan to invest 1.8 billion yuan (about HK$1.71 billion) to build a new deep-water container port to transform Shanghai into a world-class and major international shipping centre.
Construction in phase one includes building five berths of 15- metre draught which will be completed by the end of the 10th Five-Year Plan in 2005.20 Oct 2000 - 12:00am
Shippers, shipping agents and analysts who paid a recent visit to Shanghai port organised by the Hong Kong Shippers' Council found the mission an eye-opener.
The visit discovered scepticism over the port's progress to be unfounded.12 Jun 1997 - 12:00am
Shanghai Port wants to fund its ambitious development programme with local and overseas capital, a Shanghai Port official says.29 Mar 1996 - 12:00am