BRIEF-Argan announces successful bond placement of 130 million euros
* SUCCESSFUL PLACEMENT OF BOND ISSUANCE OF EUR 130 MILLION, WITH 3.25% COUPON, FOR MATURITY PERIOD OF 6 YEARS
HONG KONG, June 12 The Hong Kong stock exchange will launch long-awaited consultations on a review of the city's growth enterprise market (GEM) board and new board on Friday, the bourse's chief executive Charles Li said on Monday. The Hong Kong stock exchange is proposing to launch a new listing venue that would allow companies with different voting rights to go public in the city, in a bid to remain a global listings powerhouse.
(Reporting By Michelle Price and William Ho, Writing by Anne Marie Roantree)
* ČESKÁ POŠTA AND ČSOB GROUP (THE CZECH REPUBLIC BUSINESS UNIT OF KBC GROUP) CONCLUDED A 10-YEAR PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT
* ANNOUNCES FILING OF DRAFT RESPONSE OFFER DOCUMENT PREPARED BY CO IN RESPONSE TO SIMPLIFIED CASH OFFER