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  • Nov 21, 2014
  • Updated: 4:39pm


Miners' shares hit after blast kills 28

Shares of coal miners fell yesterday after China ordered the suspension of production at coal mines in the southwestern province of Sichuan following a mine explosion that killed at least 28 workers.

Tuesday, 14 May, 2013, 3:32am

Tax puts wrinkle in Prada shares

Shares in Hong Kong-listed fashion house Prada fell 3.4 per cent to close at HK$76 on Friday amid concerns that investors trading the stock might have to pay a new Italian government tax from next month.

23 Feb 2013 - 4:52am

Mainland bank shares soar 49 pc

The CSI China Mainland Banks Index ended the day up 4 per cent yesterday at 4,716.6 points - an increase of 49 per cent from 3,163 points on December 3.

2 Feb 2013 - 4:53am

Towngas China to tap into renewed share market heat

Towngas China, a mainland unit of Hong Kong and China Gas, is planning to raise US$122 million in a share placement as investors continue to push Hong Kong stocks higher in the first few sessions of 2013.

10 Jan 2013 - 4:21am