Ctrip.com International, Ltd. acquires majority stake in Seagull Holiday Inc.

Faegre Baker Daniels has advised Seagull Holiday Inc., a leading Chinese travel agency for the Western United States, based in Los Angeles, in the sale of its majority shares to Ctrip.com International, Ltd. Ctrip is China’s biggest and the world’s second-largest travel service provider. Through its acquisition of Seagull, L&L Travel Enterprise (another leading Chinese […]

Datang Environment Industry Group Co.’s $263 Million Initial Public Offering

Kirkland & Ellis represented Datang Environment Industry Group Co., Ltd., the sole platform for the development of environmental protection and energy conservation business under China Datang Corporation, one of the five major wholly state-owned power generation groups in the PRC, on its US$263 million initial public offering (IPO) on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, before […]

Sydney students’ deployment of Australia’s first solar energy production and storage project in a multi-residential complex

Gilbert + Tobin’s team helps Sydney students deploy Australia’s first solar energy production and storage project in a multi-residential complex Gilbert + Tobin advised Stucco Co-operative Limited on this project. STUCCO is a University of Sydney student housing co-operative based in a converted factory in Newtown that has been operational for over 25 years and […]

Luk Hing Entertainment Group Holdings Limited’s Initial Public Offering

Appleby has advised on the transaction Luk Hing Entertainment Group Holdings Limited operates as a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates entertainment facilities. Luk Hing Entertainment Group offers club activities, beverages, and other related services in Macau, Hong Kong, and Cayman Islands. Judy Lee (Picture), a corporate partner also based in […]

China Oceanwide Holdings Group Co., Ltd. acquires more than 500 acres of land in Kapolei on the west coast of Oahu, Hawaii

Oceanwide Resort Community HI LLC, a subsidiary of China Oceanwide Holdings Group Co., Ltd., closed a deal to purchase more than 500 acres of land in Kapolei on the west coast of Oahu, Hawaii. The land will be developed as a master-planned community including variety of residential, commercial and recreational uses. The land is adjacent […]

EMR Capital Resources Fund II’s $860 Million Fund Raising

Kirkland & Ellis has advised EMR Capital, a specialist mining private equity manager, which recently closed EMR Capital Resources Fund II. The fund was oversubscribed and closed with aggregate capital commitments of US$860 million. The fund, which will make investments in global metals and mining companies and projects, accepted commitments from a broad mix of […]

Xiwang Foodstuffs Co., Ltd. $730 Million Acquisition of Kerr Investment Holding Corp.

Sidley represented Xiwang Foodstuffs Co., Ltd. (Xiwang Food), a listed company on Shenzhen Stock Exchange, in its recent US$730 million (approximately RMB4.8 billion) acquisition of Canada’s Kerr Investment Holding Corp. Based in China’s Shandong Province, Xiwang Food is one of the leading players in the healthcare products industry in China. Xiwang Group Company Limited is […]