Nov. 20, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Communications Construction Co Ltd<601800><1800
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The company said in a statement that the notes will be issued at face value, and the coupon rate determined in the process of book-building.
Both value and payment due date is set on Nov 28, and the to-be-issued notes tradable Nov 29.
RMB 500 million of proceeds from the issue will be used to repay bank loans, while the remaining RMB 500 million to replenish working capital, said the issuer.
China Lianhe Credit Rating Co Ltd has rated the issuer and notes AA+ and AA+, respectively.
China Everbright Bank Co Ltd<601818> has been assigned as the lead underwriter and book-runner for the offering.