Manganese Bronze Holdings Plc

Type: Company
Name: Manganese Bronze Holdings Plc
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

New Chinese Car Models Revealed On Twittersphere: #BeijingAutoShow

It’s been a sharp switch of focus from New York to Beijing for car lovers this week. The start of the Beijing Auto Show 2014 over the Easter weekend saw hordes of the motoring press descend upon the venue on Sunday before the public take over the event ... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Is Singapore Part Of China’s Global Ambition?

What do the following companies have in common? In no particular order they are Volvo , Manganese Bronze, Smithfield Foods, Weetabix and House of Fraser.The answer is that they are all iconic brands there were once owned by either European or American ... [Published Motley Fool - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

GeelyEmgrand 7 hatchback popular among Women and Collegians

The stunning GeelyEmgrand 7 hatchback has a global classy appeal, outstanding technology, superb performanceand high-end active and passive safety elements. All this because the constituents that make up the car are of international repute that includes ... [Published SmartOman.com - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Sanpower House Of Fraser purchase 'shows ambition'

Once again a world- famous brand has been surprisingly snapped up by a relatively unknown Chinese company. This time it is Nanjing-based Sanpower Group which launched a successful £450 million ($750.47 million) takeover of House of Fraser, one of Britain's ... [Published CHINAdaily - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

World News

A round-up of this month's engineering news from around the world with a regional focus on North East Asia.17 JanuaryMobile phone maker Nokia announced it would cut over 1,000 IT jobs. The company said that 300 jobs would be cut altogether, with most ... [Published Engineering and Technology Magazine - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Perfectionist serial entrepreneur

LI SHUFU guffaws. The Chinese billionaire — viewed by some as his country’s answer to Henry Ford — executed one of corporate China’s most daring overseas raids when he bought Volvo Cars from Ford in 2010.But the chairman of Zhejiang Geely and Volvo began ... [Published BDlive - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Motoring industry update

(Generic image)MOTORING NEWS - Geely has plansThe Zhejiang Geely Holding Group has announced a large loan to fund overseas expansion, including exports.The group has agreed to take out loans of 20 billion yuan (R35-billion) from the Export-Import Bank ... [Published Knysna-Plett Herald - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

House Of Fraser Bought out by Chinese Conglomerate

0407conglomerateA Chinese conglomerate has reached an agreement to purchase nearly 90 percent of Britain's iconic retailer House of Fraser.Nanjing-based Sanpower, one of China's largest privately-owned business conglomerate, will spend around 740 million ... [Published CRI Online - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

China's Sanpower Group buys House of Fraser for $750 mn

Sanpower Group, one of China's largest privately-owned business conglomerate, yesterday struck a deal to buy House of Fraser, in a deal valuing the 165 year-old historic British department retail chain at £450 million ($750 million) including debt.Sanpower, ... [Published domain-b - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 2 reports

ALEX BRUMMER: China's Sanpower Group buys 89% stake of iconic UK department store House of Fraser

China is increasingly becoming the buyer of last resort for British commercial assets.The latest to fall under its control is the department store chain House of Fraser with a heritage that dates back to Glasgow in 1849.Over the decades it absorbed most ... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

BUSINESSIconic British Chain Bought Out By Chinese Conglomerate

A Chinese conglomerate has bought nearly 90% of iconic British department chain store House of Fraser, it has been announced.Nanjing-based Sanpower Group has bought around 89% of the chain, which was founded in Glasgow, Scotland in 1849 as Arthur and ... [Published Huffington Post UK - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Be prepared

Making the most of new opportunities in automotive, aerospace and offshore wind will form the focal point of a major new conference by the Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS).Manufacturers from across the West Midlands are being urged to attend the free ... [Published Production Engineering Solutions - Mar 17 2014]

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The jovial Li — who writes poems in his spare time — laughs again as he explains how increased competition in this niche forced him to move on. "Getting silver and gold out of junk machinery was quick to be learnt by others" he says
...Yuan, who does not appear to lack ambition, hopes to build the company into one of the world's biggest by next year. Sanpower says on its website: "Striving to be a viable, thriving global enterprise with distinct Chinese roots and DNA, Sanpower aims to become a Fortune Global 500 Company by 2015."
Jonathan Fenby is the author of "Tiger Head, Snake Tails: China Today, How it Got There and Where it is Heading’ and 'The Penguin History of Modern China’"

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New Chinese Car Models Revealed On Twitterspher... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 22 2014]
Is Singapore Part Of China’s Global Ambition? [Published Motley Fool - Apr 21 2014]
GeelyEmgrand 7 hatchback popular among Women an... [Published SmartOman.com - Apr 16 2014]
Sanpower House Of Fraser purchase 'shows ambition' [Published Ecns.cn - Apr 15 2014]
Sanpower House Of Fraser purchase 'shows ambition' [Published CHINAdaily - Apr 15 2014]
World News [Published Engineering and Technology Magazine - Apr 10 2014]
Perfectionist serial entrepreneur [Published BDlive - Apr 09 2014]
Motoring industry update [Published Knysna-Plett Herald - Apr 08 2014]
House Of Fraser Bought out by Chinese Conglomerate [Published CRI Online - Apr 07 2014]
China's Sanpower Group buys House of Fraser for... [Published domain-b - Apr 05 2014]
ALEX BRUMMER: China's Sanpower Group buys 89% s... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 04 2014]
BUSINESSIconic British Chain Bought Out By Chin... [Published Huffington Post UK - Apr 04 2014]
House of Fraser sold to China's Sanpower [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 04 2014]
House of Fraser: Chinese tycoon in talks over d... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Mar 30 2014]
Be prepared [Published Production Engineering Solutions - Mar 17 2014]
Jim Armitage: Turning traditional black cabs 'b... [Published The Independent - Mar 06 2014]
Will Chinese Investors Start Looking ‘Overseas’? [Published WSJ.com: Private Equity Beat - Feb 05 2014]
China buys up Britain as politics takes a back ... [Published Telegraph - Oct 14 2013]
Geely revives London Taxi production [Published South Africa Star - Sep 27 2013]
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