A new chapter opened for Tokyo risk assets on Friday as the Nikkei index surged past the 13,000 mark after the Bank of Japan unleashed a monetary onslaught of $1.4 trillion in stimulus, but the rest of Asia's stock markets tumbled to multi-month lows.» Read More
and IBM China/Hong Kong Ltd news briefing to announce joint collaboration to trnsform Ucan.com into a gaming and music platform. IBM Hong Kong Office, 10/ F, PCCW Tower, Taikoo Place. -Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Corporation Ltd.
*1100 Beijing Tong Ren Tang Chinese Medicine Co Ltd. *1215 China Galaxy Securities Co Ltd to hold an investor luncheon presentation of its global offering. 5/ F, Island Shangri-la. Q1 results.- South China Land Ltd Q1 results.- Sunevision Holdings Ltd Q3 results.- Zhejiang Expressway Co Ltd Q1 results.++ AGM/SGM/EGM++.
Laurent Fabius, Foreign Minister and former Primer Minister of France, will give a press conference following his visit to China. Q1 results.-# SJM Holdings Ltd Q1 results.++ AGM/SGM/EGM++. -1100 Active Group Holdings Ltd.
-0905 Hong Kong Monetary Authority's chief Norman Chan will give a briefing to the Legislative Council Panel on Financial Affairs, and to announce Q1 Exchange Fund Investment Results. -1130 RHB Holdings Hong Kong Ltd and its parent RHB Investment Bank Bhd to hold a media luncheon and to outline the development plans for Hong Kong office.
-1100 Sino Oil and Gas Holding Ltd. China Orient Asset Management Holding Ltd to hold a news briefing to discuss the recent issue of convertible bonds. -Elec& Eltek International Co Ltd.
-China Forestry Holdings Co Ltd. final results.- China Kangda Food Co Ltd Q1 results. -SITC International Holdings Co Ltd.
SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST-- Swire Pacific Ltd's Chairman Christopher Pratt said Swire was looking to expand its property investment footprint across China and Southeast Asia, and the firm had high hopes of Cathay Pacific Airway Ltd's ties with shareholder Air China Ltd, which he felt would define this decade for the airline.
A new chapter opened for Tokyo risk assets on Friday as the Nikkei index surged past the 13,000 mark after the Bank of Japan unleashed a monetary onslaught of $1.4 trillion in stimulus, but the rest of Asia's stock markets tumbled to multi-month lows.
Despite Cathay Pacific's 83% plunge in annual profit, Mark Webb, Regional Head of Conglomerate and Transport Research, Asia-Pacific says the outlook for the airline is improving.
CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar looks at shares of Cathay Pacific in the daily 'Stock in 60' segment after the the world's largest air cargo carrier reported an 83% drop in 2012 net profit.
After a lackluster few years for the air cargo industry, the CEO of Cathay Pacific Airways told CNBC he expects a recovery in global demand to rejuvenate the flagging sector.
Peter Harbison, Executive Chairman at CAPA says that Cathay Pacific's significant loss in its H1 2012 earnings is fairly unusual. He further explains why the company needs to focus on innovation going forward.
Siva Govindasamy, Asia Managing Editor, Flightglobal explains why the battery malfunction is a serious issue. He also discusses the impact of the Dreamliner's woes on the Boeing-Airbus rivalry.
Flight attendants at Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific Airways are threatening to withhold food, alcohol and even smiles from passengers during the Christmas holidays over a pay dispute, a union official said Thursday.
"The office holiday party is a great place to meet everyone you've been emailing from 10 feet away."