3. Auditor's report issued by Chinese CPA;
There were 1037 CPA firms and 101 corporate practices at the end of the year.
There were 986 CPA firms and 51 corporate practices in the SAR at the end of the year.
At the end of 1997, CPA held licences to operate scheduled services to 75 cities, Dragon air to 79 cities and AHK to 38 cities.
In March 1996, the Seventh and last Steering Committee of the International Conference on Indo-Chinese Refugees met in Geneva. It was agreed that the CPA should end on June 30, 1996.
The policy towards Vietnamese migrants is based on the Comprehensive Plan of Action (CPA), which was endorsed by the international community at the Geneva Conference held in June 1989.
The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) is home to three international airlines. Cathay Pacific Airways (CPA), the largest of the three, concentrated its expansion in 1997 by increasing frequencies on existing routes.
The CPA provides that while those Vietnamese migrants who are classified as refugees under the terms of the 1951 United Nations Convention and 1967 Protocol are eligible for resettlement, those who are found not to be refugees should return to Vietnam.
Article 29. If QFII needs to purchase foreign exchange to repatriate their post-tax profits of the previous accounting year which have been audited by Chinese CPA, the QFII should mandate its custodian to apply to SAFE fifteen days prior to repatriation, together with the following documents:
To cope with the increasing scale of operations, CPA acquired one A330-300 and one A340-300. At the end of 1997, its fleet comprised seven B747-200, six B747-300, 19 B747-400, four B777-200, 11 A330-300, six A340-300, four B747-200F and two B747-400F - a total of 59 aircraft.