Article Entitled : "The plot thickens..."
|PRIME UTILITIES BERHAD|
|Type||Reply to query|
|Reply to Query Letter by KLSE reference ID||ZO-010625-59554|
|Subject||Article Entitled : "The plot thickens..."|
Contents :Your letter dated 25 June 2001 refers.
With reference to the above article, the Board of Directors of the Company wishes to inform that there has been no further development to matters pertaining to the Company’s alleged interest of venturing into food sector subsequent to our earlier announcements dated 10 October 2000 and 28 November 2000 (copies of which are attached herewith).
Query Letter Contents :
We refer to the above news article appearing in The Edge, page 12, on Monday,
25 June 2001, a copy of which is enclosed for your reference.
In particular, we would like to draw your attention to the underlined
sentences, which are reproduced as follows:-
"...injecting food-based companies into Prime, thus making food its new core
"...the possibility of injecting MAS Catering, Dewina as well as another food
catering concern, Sajibumi Sdn Bhd, into Prime."
In accordance with the Exchange's Corporate Disclosure Policy, you are
requested to furnish the Exchange with an announcement for public release
confirming or denying the above reported article and in particular the
underlined sentences after due and diligent enquiry with all the directors,
substantial shareholders and all such other persons reasonably familiar with
the matters about which the disclosure is to be made in this respect. In the
event you deny the above sentences or any other part of the above reported
article, you are required to set forth facts sufficient to clarify any
misleading aspects of the same. In the event you confirm the above sentences or
any other part of the above reported article, you are required to set forth
facts sufficient to support the same.
Please furnish the Exchange with your reply within one (1) market day from the
KUALA LUMPUR STOCK EXCHANGE
Senior Manager, Listing Operations
c.c. Securities Commission (via fax)
|Company Name||PRIME UTILITIES BERHAD|
|Date Announced||26 Jun 2001|