Aug. 14, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co Ltd<601601
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The company's life insurance unit booked a premium income of RMB 60.9 billion in the period.
The company's property insurance unit saw its premium income reach RMB 40.6 billion from January to July.
China Pacific Insurance also said that its life insurance unit has obtained approval from the China Insurance Regulatory Commission
to issue up to RMB 7.5 billion of subordinate bonds.