September 2017
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Board appointment
CORPORATE
Board appointment
David Cogman has been appointed Development Director of Swire Pacific Limited.
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Senior management appointments
CORPORATE
Senior management appointments
See the latest senior management appointments of the Swire group.
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2017 Interim Results
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2017 Interim Results
See 2017 interim results of our listed companies in Hong Kong.
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A THRIVE-ing future
CORPORATE
A THRIVE-ing future
Our new group-wide plan for environmental sustainability, "Thrive", was launched at last November's Sustainable Development Forum.
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International Archives Day
CORPORATE
International Archives Day
The Swire HK Archive Service team joined an event to celebrate International Archives Day, held at the Hong Kong Maritime Museum on 10th June.
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HKRI Taikoo Hui powers ahead
PROPERTY
HKRI Taikoo Hui powers ahead
The shopping complex at HKRI Taikoo Hui opened in May, with now over 90% of retail space leased.
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Close the Loop
PROPERTY
Close the Loop
Swire Properties has unveiled a new sustainable development exhibition centre, "The Loop", at Devon House in Taikoo Place.
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Visit to Beijing
PROPERTY
Visit to Beijing
In June, John Swire & Sons Limited's Deputy Chairman and CEO, Merlin Swire, met with Mr Wang Hao, Deputy Party Secretary and District Mayor of the Chaoyang District of Beijing.
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Curtain up at new ArtisTree
PROPERTY
Curtain up at new ArtisTree
As an integral part of the HK$15 billion Taikoo Place redevelopment, ArtisTree was officially reopened on 8th June.
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More codeshare destinations
AVIATION
More codeshare destinations
Learn more about the new codeshare destinations of the Cathay Pacific group.
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At the signing ceremony in Toulouse, France are Christopher Buckley (left), Executive Vice President Europe, Africa & Asia-Pacific, Airbus, and Rupert Hogg, Cathay Pacific Chief Executive Officer and Cathay Dragon Chairman.
AVIATION
Cathay Dragon to expand fleet
Cathay Dragon has signed a memorandum of understanding with Airbus for the acquisition of 32 Airbus A321neo aircraft.
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Cabin reconfiguration
AVIATION
Cabin reconfiguration
HAECO Xiamen has completed cabin reconfiguration work for the third of ten Virgin Atlantic Airbus A330-300 aircraft planned for 2017.
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Finlays invests in Aspen Beverage
BEVERAGES & FOOD CHAIN
Finlays invests in Aspen Beverage
In June, James Finlay acquired an equity stake in Aspen Beverage Group, a leading supplier of coffee extracts in the United States.
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Realignment of Coca-Cola China Bottling System completed
BEVERAGES & FOOD CHAIN
Realignment of Coca-Cola China Bottling System completed
On 1st April, the bottling plants located in Swire Beverages' newly acquired franchise territories in Yunnan, Guangxi, Hubei, Hainan, Guangdong (Zhanjiang), and Jiangxi officially became part of the Swire bottling system.
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Achieving zero harm
BEVERAGES & FOOD CHAIN
Achieving zero harm
James Finlay has rolled out its "Zero Harm Health and Safety" group strategy to promote proactive hazard identification, risk mitigation and safety leadership across its worldwide operations.
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Energy efficiency research
BEVERAGES & FOOD CHAIN
Energy efficiency research
Swire Beverages has announced a partnership with the Building Energy Research Centre at Tsinghua University.
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Swire Beverages joins global initiative
BEVERAGES & FOOD CHAIN
Swire Beverages joins global initiative
Swire Beverages has joined the New Plastics Economy, a global initiative that aims to create a global economy in which plastics never become waste.
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Xiamen cold store
BEVERAGES & FOOD CHAIN
Xiamen cold store
On 21st June, Swire Pacific Cold Storage launched a new cold storage facility in Xiamen, its sixth facility in Mainland China.
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Milestone for Qinyuan
BEVERAGES & FOOD CHAIN
Milestone for Qinyuan
Qinyuan Bakery reached an important milestone in June, when it opened its 600th store in southwest China.
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Expansion in Texas
BEVERAGES & FOOD CHAIN
Expansion in Texas
United States Cold Storage has purchased approximately 30 acres of land in Laredo, Texas, and plans to build a new public refrigerated warehouse – its third in this market.
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Leading the way in sustainable ship recycling
MARINE SERVICES
Leading the way in sustainable ship recycling
The China Navigation Company recently oversaw the recycling of two of its vessels at R L Kalthia ship recycling facility in Alang, India.
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Mazda showroom opens
TRADING & INDUSTRIAL
Mazda showroom opens
On 17th July, Taikoo Motors' subsidiary Biao Da Motors opened a Mazda showroom in Neihu, Taipei.
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Centre for Sichuan quake victims
IN THE COMMUNITY
Centre for Sichuan quake victims
Swire Properties committed a donation of RMB2 million to help the earthquake victims in Ya'an, Sichuan Province.
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Making a clean sweep
IN THE COMMUNITY
Making a clean sweep
Staff volunteers from Swire Pacific Offshore and The China Navigation Company partnered with Waterways Watch Society to organise a coastal clean-up near the Kallang Basin in Singapore.
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Most beautifully designed malls
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
Most beautifully designed malls
The Mall at Pacific Place in Hong Kong and Brickell City Centre in Miami have been named amongst the nine most beautifully designed malls in the world.
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Top prize for commemorative book
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
Top prize for commemorative book
"The Taikoo Way – Swire in China for 150 Years" has clinched the top prize in the "Commercial and Management" category at the inaugural Hong Kong Publishing Biennial Awards.
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Outstanding staff development
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
Outstanding staff development
Swire Pacific Offshore has clinched the Excellence in Manpower Training and Development award at the Singapore International Maritime Awards ceremony held on 25th April.
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