When will China fully liberalise the red-hot yuan? Even the central bank of the world’s second-biggest economy may not really have a clue, with senior officials locked in a debate over when foreign exchange controls should be lifted.Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 5:19pm 9 comments
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
Zhang Xin, chief executive of Soho China (0410.HK), the largest commercial developer in Beijing, said on her blog she loathed corr8 Feb 2013 - 12:03pm 3 comments
Another official head has rolled after it was reported that he owned multiple properties he is unlikely to have been able to afford, given his income.14 Dec 2012 - 3:59am
Beijing-based property developer Zhang Xin has made a name for herself and her husband in the mainland property market.
Now, according to news reports, the co-founder of SOHO China is worried that property cooling measures launched by the central government are hurting sales and threatening to send debt-laden property developers to the wall.3 Nov 2011 - 12:00am
Soho China, the largest commercial developer in Beijing, has generated a better than expected 770 million yuan (HK$874 million) in sales at its commercial project in Zhong Guan Cun district launched earlier this month.
Soho chairman Pan Shiyi said on Monday he expected the company to make 1 billion yuan if the project sold out.20 May 2009 - 12:00am
They're among Beijing's highest-profile property developers, but Pan Shiyi and his wife, Zhang Xin, are surprisingly grounded people. Through their company, Soho China, they have given the capital a much-needed infusion of artistry in its architecture.7 May 2007 - 12:00am
Soho China, Beijing's most flamboyant property developer, has revived a plan to sell shares, possibly in Hong Kong and Shanghai, according to sources.
The company hoped to raise US$400 million before June and had hired Goldman Sachs and HSBC to arrange the sale, the sources said.13 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Returning home to wait for death may be the only option left for 12-year-old lymphoma patient Zhang Xin. His family has already gone broke paying for his treatment and cannot afford more chemotherapy.3 Oct 2005 - 12:00am
Pan Shiyi, described in a recent New York Daily News article as a short-haired Chinese Donald Trump, is, at 41, the chairman of one of the most successful property development companies on the mainland.
He founded SOHO China in 1995 with his wife Zhang Xin, 39, a Wall Street veteran.21 Aug 2005 - 12:00am
The unmissable new show at the Arts Centre, 'New Voices - Contemporary Art from Hong Kong, Taipei and Shanghai', starts with an artwork of a ghostly hand beckoning. Red Stock, by local artist Ellen Pau, is a spooky and amusing expression of all kinds of suggestive ideas. Is it calling us into the show, or something more naughty?13 Feb 1998 - 12:00am