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2011-08-18 10:31:00

HONG KONG, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Operating revenues amounted to RMB6,934 million, representing a year-on-year increase of 9.90%. Revenues from passenger transportation rose 10.88% year-on-year to RMB3,908 million. Revenues from freight transportation rose 4.58% year-on-year to RMB643 million. Consolidated profit attributable to equity holders amounted to RMB915 million, a year-on-year increase of 47.20%. Guangshen Railway Company Limited ("Guangshen Railway" or the...

2011-08-03 05:35:00

BEIJING, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On August 2, Professor Xu Jiayin, Board Chairman of Evergrande Group, met Florentino Perez, Real Madrid president, in Guangzhou. Both sides reached a consensus and attended the signing ceremony for strategic cooperation, officially indicating that Guangzhou Evergrande Football Club and Real Madrid Club de Futbol begin their all-round cooperation with football youth training, commercial games, introduction of football players, brand promotion, etc....

2011-07-21 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HUYA Bioscience International, a leader in globalizing China's biopharmaceutical innovations, today announced a strategic partnership with the Zhongshan National Health Technology Park. The alliance will unite the strength and resources of both parties to accelerate the development of China's pharmaceutical discoveries. HUYA is one of the first companies to have recognized China's potential to help meet the global need for new preclinical and...

2011-06-21 07:30:00

BEIJING, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Care Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: MDCE) - In the Pearl River Delta region of Southern China, construction of a six year, $304 billion plan is underway that will combine nearly one hundred fifty major infrastructure projects (including transportation, water, energy and telecommunications networks) into an economic powerhouse with four times the population of New York City. Earlier this year ground was broken on a high speed rail system that...

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