Jun. 15, 2012 (China Knowledge) – China Vanke Co Ltd<000002
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to promote its international business, sources reported.
Vanke will also invest in the United States and other developed markets, said Yu Liang, chairman of China Vanke.
Last month, the property developer bought a 73.91% stake in Hong Kong-listed
Winsor Properties Holdings Ltd with a transaction value of HK$1.08 billion.
In the first five month of this year, the Chinese residential property giant saw its property sales amounted to RMB 49.22 billion, down 8% from the corresponding period of last year. Its sales area rose 6% YoY to 4.80 million sq m during the period, China Knowledge reported earlier.