22 May 2020

Change - Announcement Of Retirement Of An Independent Director

Announcement Title Change - Announcement of Cessation
Date & Time of Broadcast May 22, 2020 17:46
Status New
Announcement Reference SG200522OTHRR8QV
Submitted By (Co./ Ind. Name) Hu Bing
Designation Executive Director and Group Chief Executive Officer
Description (Please provide a detailed description of the event in the box below) Announcement of Retirement of an Independent Director
Additional Details
Name Of Person Xiao Zu Xiu
Age 81
Is effective date of cessation known? Yes
If yes, please provide the date 22/05/2020
Detailed Reason (s) for cessation Mr Xiao Zu Xiu is subject to retirement pursuant to Article 106 of the Company's Constitution and did not wish to seek re-election. Accordingly, he retired as an Independent Director at the conclusion of the Annual General Meeting to be held on 22 May 2020.
Are there any unresolved differences in opinion on material matters between the person and the board of directors, including matters which would have a material impact on the group or its financial reporting? No
Is there any matter in relation to the cessation that needs to be brought to the attention of the shareholders of the listed issuer? No
Any other relevant information to be provided to shareholders of the listed issuer? No
Date of Appointment to current position 26/09/2008
Does the AC have a minimum of 3 members (taking into account this cessation)? Yes
Number of Independent Directors currently resident in Singapore (taking into account this cessation) 2
Number of cessations of appointments specified in Listing Rule 704 (7) or Catalist Rule 704 (6) over the past 12 months 3
Job Title (e.g. Lead ID, AC Chairman, AC Member etc.) Independent Director
Role and responsibilities Independent Director
Familial relationship with any director and/ or substantial shareholder of the listed issuer or of any of its principal subsidiaries Nil
Shareholding interest in the listed issuer and its subsidiaries? No
Past (for the last 5 years) Nil
Present Nil