Bank of China (Hong Kong) Opens in Brunei
Bank of China (Hong Kong) became the first Chinese financial institution to set up in Brunei. Including the Brunei branch, Bank of China’s overseas set up now covers 49 countries. The move is part of a plan to extend its coverage to all of the 10 ASEAN countries.
The grand opening ceremony of the branch was conducted in Empire Hotel & Country Club in Brunei.
News Source: Bank of China (Hong Kong) Press Release
About Bank of China (Hong Kong)
Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited (“Bank of China (Hong Kong)” or “BOC
HK”) is a locally incorporated licensed bank. BOCHK combined the businesses of 10* of the 12 banks in Hong Kong originally belonged to the Bank of China Group. In addition, it held shares in Nanyang Commercial Bank Limited (“NCB”), Chiyu Banking Corporation Limited, and BOC Credit Card (International) Limited, all of which incorporated in Hong Kong. BOC Hong Kong (Holdings) Limited (the “Company”) was incorporated in Hong Kong on 12 September 2001 to hold the entire equity interest in BOCHK, its principal operating subsidiary. After a successful global IPO, the Company began trading on the main board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong on 25 July 2002, with stock code “2388”, ADR OTC Symbol “BHKLY”
- Origin: Hong Kong
- Assets: US$213.7 billion
- Revenue: US$5.5 billion
- Employees 13,900
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Updated on 8th August 2016