Minority shareholders reject Tianjin Port's plan

The minority shareholders of Tianjin Port Development have rejected a proposal to allow a related firm to handle some of its banking needs, including billions in deposits, the company announced yesterday.

Thursday, 16 July, 2009, 12:00am

Tianjin Port profit sinks 45.8pc on rising costs

The net profit of Tianjin Port Development plunged 45.8 per cent to HK$130.29 million last year, although revenue rose 5.4 per cent to HK$1.26 billion.

24 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Great Wall plans Tianjin plant for export market

Carmaker Great Wall Motor will spend 2.5 billion yuan (HK$2.84 billion) building a production plant in Tianjin for overseas markets, saying it expects demand to pick up.

The plant would be completed by the end of next year and had a designed annual capacity of 100,000 units, compared with the company's current capacity of 200,000 units, Great Wall said.

21 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Navy must be pushed into hi-tech era: admiral

China must speed up its efforts and improve its technology for building large naval ships and related weapons-production systems, the naval chief said yesterday.

16 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

In Brief

Tianjin's cruise terminal on schedule for completion in 2010

11 Jun 2015 - 4:12pm

Sino-Ocean sales up sixfold so far this year

Sino-Ocean Land Holdings, the largest property developer in Beijing, said property sales had increased sixfold year on year to a record 2.3 billion yuan (HK$2.61 billion) so far this year.

The company's goal is 8 billion yuan in contract sales this year.

28 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Details of graft trial released

A court in Tianjin has released details of the trial of former Shanghai party secretary Chen Liangyu, the subject of one of the mainland's highest- profile corruption scandals in a decade, state media reported yesterday.

18 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Ill investor sues bank

A psychiatric patient is suing DBS Bank for HK$930,000 she invested in retail bonds with Lehman Brothers, alleging the bank misled her.

24 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

Nation's soccer league gets red card from CCTV

The Chinese Soccer Premier League has been booted off CCTV because its 'bad image has defiled the success of the Beijing Olympics', state media said yesterday.

The move was apparently ordered by the top leadership, which was concerned over scandals within the league, China News Service reported, quoting sources from the station's sport programming team.

15 Nov 2008 - 12:00am


November 10 1st Quarter: ePRO

Interim: A&K Educational Software Holdings, Challenger Group Holdings, Palmpay China (Holdings), Prosten Technology Holdings, Richfield Group Holdings, Sonavox Int'l Holdings

8 Nov 2008 - 12:00am


November 3 Interim: Hang Seng Bank, Nam Tai Electronic & Electrical Products

3rd Interim: HSBC Holdings

3rd Quarter: AAC Acoustic Technologies Holdings, China Data Broadcasting Holdings

AGM: Hang Lung Group, Hang Lung Properties

November 4 3rd Quarter: Vinco Financial Group

November 5 1st Quarter: Blu Spa Holdings

1 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Fashion-conscious Xu shares lead with Zhou in season finale

Xu Qin and in-form Zhou Jun both shot three-under-par 69s to share the first-round lead in the Omega Championship, the China Tour's season-ending event at the Beijing Longxi Hotspring Golf Club.

Hong Kong-based Nick Redfern and Andy Zhou Xunshu, who both had their wives caddying for them, each carded 70 to lie joint-third with Wu Ligui.

10 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Teenager Su leads Tianjin event

Teenager James Su Dong shot a two-under-par 70 to lead fellow amateur David Wei Wei and Yuan Hao by two strokes after the first round of the 800,000 yuan Tianjin Championship.

26 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Liao warns of danger in the Tianjin forest

Liao Guiming has warned his Omega China Tour colleagues that the forest course will be no walk in the park when the inaugural Tianjin Championship tees off today.

25 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Starship enterprise goes boldly in search of profit

Farmer turned taxi driver Liu Fugen knew that sooner or later his land in Tianjin would make way for construction, but he had no idea a Long March rocket would be built on his rice paddies.

25 Sep 2008 - 12:00am