Cash Flows
Condensed Consolidated Statement of Cash Flows (Unaudited)
    For the six months ended 30 June
Notes 2016
RMB'000
2015
RMB'000
Operating activities
Income tax paid (403,279) (329,233)
Other cash flows generated from operating activities 2,956,286 661,003
Net cash generated from operating activities 2,553,007 331,770
Investing activities
Payment on acquisition of property, plant and equipment and other intangible assets (260,748) (262,780)
Other cash flows used in investing activities (192,315) (1,045,534)
Net cash used in investing activities (453,063) (1,308,314)
Financing activities
Proceeds from bank and other loans 24,385 76,001
Other cash flows used in financing activities (203,172) (150,259)
Net cash used in financing activities (178,787) (74,258)
Net increase (decrease) in cash and cash equivalents 1,921,157 (1,050,802)
Cash and cash equivalents at the beginning of period 9,535,851 7,313,515
Effect of foreign exchange rate changes 29,331 (11,516)
Cash and cash equivalents at the end of period 16 11,486,339 6,251,197
The notes on pages 16 to 34 form part of this interim financial report.