Chinese rope trick

5 November 2008 By John Foley

The son of Hong Kong s richest man plans to wangle control of his telecoms empire effectively without paying a penny. His $3.7bn offer to take PCCW private looks clever as well as opportunistic. Not bad given Li’s track record of bungling deals.

This content is for Subscribers only

To access full Breakingviews.com content you must be a subscriber. Please use the following link to request a trial.

 

Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *

*
*
*

(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)