News: Aeon Co Ltd (8267.T)
Fri, Oct 18 2013
Oct 18 - Hutchison Whampoa, controlled by Asia's richest man, Li Ka-shing, has scrapped a plan to sell its Hong Kong supermarkets business, ParknShop and will instead focus on expanding in China, it said on Friday.
TOKYO, Oct 17 - Japan's top retailer Aeon Co will raise up to 94.5 billion yen ($956 million) by listing a real estate investment trust, capitalising on a recovering property market to secure funds for expansion.
- Japanese retailer Aeon Co Ltd plans to raise about 90 billion yen ($917 million) by listing a commercial-property REIT on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) as early as next month, the Nikkei said on Tuesday.
Oct 2 - Japanese retailer Aeon Co Ltd plans to raise about 90 billion yen ($917 million) by listing a commercial-property REIT on the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) as early as next month, the Nikkei said on Tuesday.
* With win, CRE may control 50 pct of HK supermarket sector
* Auction seen drawing interest from private equity firms
HONG KONG/SINGAPORE, July 25 - Japan's Aeon Co Ltd and state-owned China Resources Enterprise Ltd are among the suitors considering bids for the Hong Kong supermarket business being sold by billionaire Li Ka-shing, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
(Adds company forecast) Jul 9 - Aeon Co Ltd CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS (in billions of yen unless specified) 3 months ended 3 months ended Year to May 31, 2013 May 31, 2012 Feb 28, 2014 LATEST YEAR-AGO LATEST RESULTS RESULTS FORECAST Revenues 1.46 trln 1.33 trln