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NOTICE OF LISTING ON
THE STOCK EXCHANGE OF HONG KONG LIMITED
CHINA RAILWAY RESOURCES HUITUNG LIMITED
This announcement is for information purposes only and does not constitute an invitation or a solicitation of an offer to acquire, purchase or subscribe for securities or an invitation to enter into an agreement to do any such things, nor is it calculated to invite any offer to acquire, purchase or subscribe for any securities.
This announcement is not an offer of securities for sale or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities in the United States or in any country or jurisdiction in which any such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such country or jurisdiction. No securities may be offered or sold in the United States absent registration or an exemption from registration. China Railway Resources Huitung Limited and China Railway Group Limited have not registered and do not intend to register the Notes in the United States. This announcement is not for distribution directly or indirectly in or into the United States.
(Incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability)
USD500,000,000 3.85% GUARANTEED NOTES DUE 2023
(Stock Code: 5904)
Unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by
CHINA RAILWAY GROUP LIMITED
(A joint stock limited company incorporated in the People's Republic of China with limited liability)
(Stock Code: 390)
Joint Global Coordinators
BOC International Standard Chartered Bank
Joint Lead Managers and Joint Bookrunners
Barclays BOC International Deutsche Bank HSBC Standard Chartered Bank UBS
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Application has been made to The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited for the listing of and permission to deal in the notes in the aggregate principal amount of USD500,000,000 due 2023, bearing interest at the rate of 3.85% per annum (the "Notes") to be issued by China Railway Resources Huitung Limited, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of China Railway Group Limited, and unconditionally and irrevocably guaranteed by China Railway Group Limited by way of debt issues to professional investors only, as described in the offering circular dated 29 January 2013. The listing and permission to deal in the Notes is expected to become effective on 6 February 2013.
By Order of the Board
China Railway Group Limited
Yu Tengqun Tam Chun Chung
Joint Company Secretaries
Beijing, the PRC
5 February 2013
As at the date of this announcement, the executive directors of the Company are LI Changjin (Chairman), BAI Zhongren and YAO Guiqing; the non-executive director is HAN Xiuguo; and the independent non-executive directors are HE Gong, GONG Huazhang, WANG Taiwen and SUN Patrick.
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