CHINA UNICOM 6-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the Month of July 2012
Commission File Number 1-15028
China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
75/F, The Center,
99 Queens Road Central, Hong Kong
(Address of principal executive offices)
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Hong Kong Exchange and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation as to its accuracy or completeness and expressly disclaims any liability whatsoever for any loss howsoever arising from or in reliance upon the whole or any part of the contents of this announcement.
CHINA UNICOM (HONG KONG) LIMITED
(incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability)
(Stock Code: 0762)
ISSUE OF COMMERCIAL PAPER
China United Network Communications Corporation Limited (CUCL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited (the Company), has completed the issue of the first tranche of commercial paper for the year 2012 of an amount of RMB15 billion.
Reference is made to the announcement made by the Company on 4 July 2012.
The Company announces that CUCL, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, completed the issue of the first tranche of commercial paper for the year 2012 of an amount of RMB15 billion on 12 July 2012, with a maturity period of 365 days and at an interest rate of 3.45% per annum. Interests will accrue from 12 July 2012.
Hong Kong, 13 July 2012
As at the date of this announcement, the Board of Directors of the Company comprises: