Swire Pacific Ltd (0019.HK)
18 Aug 2017
* Interim dividend declared of HK$1.00 per 'A' share and HK$0.20 per 'B' share
HONG KONG Kingboard Chemical Holdings Ltd, the third-largest shareholder in Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd, has called on the airline's founding Swire family to intervene to lead the carrier out of "hard times", the South China Morning Post reported on Monday.
HONG KONG, July 31 Kingboard Chemical Holdings Ltd, the third-largest shareholder in Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd, has called on the airline's founding Swire family to intervene to lead the carrier out of "hard times", the South China Morning Post reported on Monday.
HONG KONG, June 30 In the run up to Hong Kong's handover to China in 1997, Britain's venerable trading houses in the city faced a choice: back Beijing, or back away. Swire, which started trading tea and silk in Shanghai more than 150 years ago, chose China.
* Announces that David Peter Cogman has been appointed as an executive director Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG, May 19 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed Hong Kong-based Swire Pacific Limited's Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'A-' with a Stable Outlook. Fitch has also affirmed Swire Pacific's foreign-currency senior unsecured rating at 'A-'. A full list of rating actions is at the end of this commentary. The affirmation reflects the mixed performance of its subsidiaries, including the stable rental income of S
SHANGHAI Cathay Pacific Airways on Wednesday said Ivan Chu will step down as chief executive officer on May 1, and will be replaced by the airline's current Chief Operating Officer (COO) Rupert Hogg amid a wider reshuffle of the airline's leadership.
* Changes come as airline seeks to cut management costs (Adds analyst comment)
* FY net profit HK$ 9,644 million versus HK$13,429 million a year ago