Asia's Best Companies 2002 - China

FinanceAsia congratulates the winners of this year''s Best Companies survey. Here we present the results for China.

This survey covers the performance of the top companies in 10 countries in Asia. We polled institutional investors and equity analysts and received a total of 331 votes. The results will also appear in more detail in the April edition of FinanceAsia Magazine.

Best Managed Company

Position

Company

Votes

1

Legend

45

2

China Mobile

38

3

CNOOC

33

4

Beijing Datang Power

16

4

China Unicom

16

6

Huaneng Power

11

7

PetroChina

9

8

UT Starcom

6

9

Sinopec

5

9

Denway Motors

5

Most Committed to Corporate Governance

Position

Company

Votes

1

Legend

49

2

China Mobile

35

3

CNOOC

23

4

China Unicom

18

5

Beijing Datang

11

6

Huaneng Power

8

7

Zhejiang Expressway

7

8

PetroChina

6

8

Sinopec

6

10

UT Starcom

5

Best Investor Relations

Position

Company

Votes

1

Legend

51

2

China Mobile

37

3

China Unicom

19

4

CNOOC

18

5

PetroChina

15

6

China Resources

12

7

Huaneng Power

10

7

Beijing Datang

10

9

Sinopec

7

10

Denway Motors

5

Strongest Commitment to enhancing shareholder value

Position

Company

Votes

1

Legend

44

2

China Mobile

29

3

CNOOC

19

4

Huaneng Power

18

5

China Unicom

15

6

Beijing Datang

10

7

PetroChina

7

7

UT Starcom

7

9

Zhejiang Expressway

6

10

Sinopec

5

Best Financial Management

Position

Company

Votes

1

China Mobile

39

2

Legend

37

3

CNOOC

21

4

Huaneng Power

19

5

Beijing Datang

15

6

China Unicom

11

7

Sinopec

7

7

Xinao Gas

7

9

Citic Pacific

6

10

UT Starcom

5

Best CFO

Mary Ma - Legend
Runner up: Mark Qiu - CNOOC