Hutchison Whampoa Ltd (0013.HK)
17 Apr 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||HK$460,029.59|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||4,263.37|
ATHENS - The French competition authority rather than the European Union's watchdog will examine French cable company Numericable's proposed acquisition of Vivendi's telecoms arm SFR, the EU antitrust chief said on Thursday.
(Adds American Airlines, Schneider Electric, Hutchison Whampoa, Brookstone, Americana; updates Deoleo)
BRUSSELS, April 3 - European Union regulators have halted their review of Hutchison Whampoa's $1 billion bid for Telefonica's 02 Ireland as they wait for new details of Hutchison's concessions, the EU antitrust chief said on Thursday.
LONDON, April 1 - Hutchison Whampoa has won a legal battle that will allow it to offset losses at its UK mobile phone business against profits from other British subsidiaries, setting a precedent that could allow other groups to cut their tax bills.
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* China finance and insurance strong on preferred share policy
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG, March 24 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings said today that Hutchison Whampoa Limited's (HWL) sale of 24.95% of its retail arm, A.S. Watson Holdings (Watson), to Temasek Holdings will not affect its Long-Term Issuer Default Rating of 'A-' with Stable Outlook. HWL announced on 21 March 2014 that it planned to sell the equity stake in Watson to Temasek for HKD44bn (USD5.7bn). After the transaction is completed, HWL will hold 75.05% in
(Corrects figure in headline to 2-1/2 years, not 2-1/5 years)
HONG KONG, March 24 - Shares of Hutchison Whampoa slid 6 percent on Monday, their biggest drop in 2-1/2 years, after Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings agreed to buy just under a quarter of its health and beauty retailer for $5.7 billion.
BRUSSELS - EU antitrust regulators are seeking industry feedback over concessions offered by Hutchison Whampoa to secure approval for its $1 billion bid for Telefonica's 02 Ireland, two people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.