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Soho China

Founded in 1995, SOHO China is China’s largest prime office real-estate developer, focusing on the central business districts of Beijing and Shanghai. It was founded by Pan Shiyi, a former oil ministry employee, and his wife Zhang Xin, formerly of Goldman Sachs. It listed in Hong Kong in 2007 (Hong Kong stock code: 410).

Softer office markets cloud China property outlook

Commercial property developers Soho China and Franshion Properties (China) posted robust half-year results yesterday, but their major office markets in Beijing and Shanghai are expected to soften as the mainland's economic growth slows further.

Wednesday, 21 August, 2013, 3:51am

Soho China buys back own shares, Galaxy Entertainment boss sells

Directors of Hong Kong companies increased their purchases of their firms' shares last week, according to filings lodged with the stock exchange. Selling by such insiders fell.

24 Jun 2013 - 4:59am

China tycoon Zhang Xin in deal for New York's GM Building

The deal makes the two million square-foot building – a 50-story tower overlooking New York’s Central Park and featuring Apple’s flagship Fifth Avenue store – the most expensive US office building.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Beijing luxury hotel rivals Australia for 'world's best job' post

31 May 2013 - 8:53am 2 comments

Soho China, Swire draw buyers in holiday week

Buying and selling of their own company shares by directors were down for the holiday-shortened week of April 29 to May 3.

Buyers outweighed sellers, with 23 companies reporting 75 purchases worth HK$45.7 million, compared with 11 companies reporting 47 disposals worth HK$34.4 million.

6 May 2013 - 3:34am

Soho China sets record for Shanghai site value

Soho China won a commercial site in Shanghai for 3.19 billion yuan (HK$4.01 billion) yesterday. The deal puts the accommodation value of the site, in the Gubei area of Hongqiao district, at 31,000 yuan per square metre, more than double the previous record in the district.

26 Apr 2013 - 4:13am

Fosun wins court fight over sale of stake in Bund 8-11

Fosun International has won a court order on the mainland forcing the developer Soho China to return to the vendors the 50 per cent stake it bought in a project in Shanghai.

25 Apr 2013 - 6:15am

Soho China banks big increase in net profit

Shares of mainland commercial property developer Soho China jumped nearly 7 per cent yesterday after it reported a 172 per cent rise in net profit, thanks to a big increase in floor area sold during the period.

7 Mar 2013 - 6:12am

Soho China hit by Gong money laundering scandal

Shares in mainland developer Soho China have fallen by 11 per cent after media reports that most of the 41 properties bought for one billion yuan (HK$1.23 billion) by former Shanxi banking official Gong Aiai were sold to her by Soho.

Before the reports on Wednesday, Soho shares traded as high as HK$7.05 on Monday.

9 Feb 2013 - 5:06am

Soho China CEO denies money laundering accusations

Zhang Xin, chief executive of Soho China (0410.HK), the largest commercial developer in Beijing, said on her blog she loathed corr

8 Feb 2013 - 12:03pm 3 comments