All posts by Ben Baden

World Brands China Import Fair

Organizer: Guangya Mess Frankfurt Exhibition Services Co., Ltd. Location: Pazhou International Convention Center Guangzhou Date: September 26-28, 2013 Web: Contact: Maggie Chen Email: [email protected] Phone: +86-13202503630

/ September 26, 2013

2013 International Modern Agriculture Exhibition

Organizer: Chinese Association of Agricultural Science Societies Location: Shanghai, China Date: September 17-19, 2013 Web: Contact: Cassie Email: [email protected] Phone: 00862161851816

/ September 17, 2013

Build Water Expo 2013

Organizer: Shanghai Modern International Exhibition Co., Ltd. Location: Shanghai, China Date: August 15-17, 2013 Web: Contact: Emily Gao Email: [email protected] Phone: +86-21-6052-2696

/ August 15, 2013

Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Conference: 3rd Annual International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship Organizer: Global Sciences & Technology Forum Location: Hotel Fort Canning Singapore Date: July 22-23, 2013 Web: Contact: Conference Secretariat Email: [email protected] Phone: +65 6327 0166

/ July 22, 2013

Sinopec Buys Stake in Angolan Oil Field

China Petrochemical Corp. (Sinopec) agreed on June 24 to buy US-based Marathon Oil Corp.’s stake in an Angolan oil and gas field. With a 5 percent stake that Sinopec purchased from France’s Total in 2011 and Marathon’s 10 percent stake,...

/ June 25, 2013

China’s Largest Dairy Company Makes Offer on Baby Formula Provider

On June 18, China Mengniu Dairy, China’s largest dairy producer, said it made an offer of $1.6 billion to buy Yashili International, one of China’s leading makers of infant milk formula and baby food. Yashili was one of 22 baby...

/ June 18, 2013

Honda Expands its China Operations

On May 28, Honda Motor Co. said it will add a production line and build an engine plant at its factory in Guangzhou, Guangdong through its joint venture Guangqi Honda Automobile Co. The new line is expected to become operational...

/ June 18, 2013

China and Switzerland Sign Preliminary Free-Trade Deal

During a visit to Switzerland by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on May 24, China and Switzerland signed the framework for a free-trade agreement, which would be the first free-trade deal signed between China and a major Western economy. Bilateral trade...

/ June 18, 2013

Developer Makes Largest Ever Investment by China in UK

On May 29, Chinese developer Advanced Business Park signed a $1.5 billion deal with London Mayor Boris Johnson to develop a 35-acre complex of offices and shops at the Royal Albert Dock near London’s airport aimed at attracting Asian companies....

/ June 18, 2013

Pioneer and Sinochem Close to Forming Partnership to Drill in Texas

On May 30, the Dallas Business Journal reported that Pioneer Natural Resources is close to entering a joint venture with China’s Sinochem Group through its US subsidiary Sinochem Petroleum USA LLC  for drilling interests near Midland, Texas. Pioneer will sell...

/ June 18, 2013