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China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) in $3.5bn (£2.4bn) global share offering. Sinopec advised by Herbert Smith (Jeremy Xiao and Tim Bellis), Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom and Haiwen & Partners. Global coordinators Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Asia and China International Capital Corporation advised by Simmons & Simmons (Nick Norris) and Davis Polk & Wardwell (Gregory Miao).