|Description||BOUSTEAD HOLDINGS BERHAD (“BHB” OR “COMPANY”)|
POSSIBLE PRIVATISATION OF THE COMPANY (“PROPOSAL”)
We refer to the announcements dated 28 May 2020, 29 May 2020, 26 June 2020, 27 July 2020, 27 August 2020 and 25 September 2020 in relation to the Proposal (“Announcements”).
The Company wishes to announce that the Company had today received a press notice from Lembaga Tabung Angkatan Tentera (“LTAT”) informing that the Securities Commission Malaysia (“SC“) had, vide its letter dated 26 October 2020, approved LTAT’s application for a further extension of time until 2 February 2021 for LTAT to announce its firm intention in relation to the Proposal. In this regard, the SC has advised that it would not grant any further extension of time beyond 2 February 2021.
Save for the above, there has been no material development in respect of the Proposal.
As highlighted in the Announcements, the Proposal is subject to, amongst others, the finalisation of the structure of the Proposal, the requisite funding for the Proposal and the required regulatory approval(s) for the Proposal.
THE COMPANY WISHES TO HIGHLIGHT THAT, ACCORDING TO THE PRESS NOTICE ISSUED BY LTAT, THE PRESS NOTICE ISSUED BY LTAT DOES NOT AMOUNT TO A FIRM INTENTION BY LTAT TO UNDERTAKE THE PROPOSAL. ACCORDINGLY, THERE CAN BE NO CERTAINTY THAT LTAT WILL PROCEED WITH THE PROPOSAL.
Please refer to the attached press notice by LTAT for further details.
SHAREHOLDERS ARE ADVISED TO EXERCISE CAUTION AND SEEK APPROPRIATE INDEPENDENT ADVICE WHEN DEALING IN THE BHB SHARES SINCE THERE IS NO CERTAINTY THAT LTAT WILL PROCEED WITH THE PROPOSAL.
This announcement is dated 27 October 2020.
Please refer attachment below.
|Company Name||BOUSTEAD HOLDINGS BERHAD|
|Date Announced||27 Oct 2020|
|Category||General Announcement for PLC|
- LTAT_-_Press_notice_dated_27_Oct_2020.pdf (Size: 437,962 bytes)