Date : 16 February 2006

Change in Boardroom

SIN CHEW MEDIA CORPORATION BERHAD

Date of change

16/02/2006
Type of changeResignation
DesignationExecutive Director
DirectorateExecutive
NameGan Chin Kew @ Gan Chin Hor
Age58
NationalityMalaysian
QualificationsHe holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from University of New South Wales, Australia and a Master of Business Administration from University of Bath, United Kingdom.
Working experience and occupation He has extensive working experience in various industries, including palm oil, pharmaceutical and fiber optics. He has been with Sin Chew Media Corporation Berhad since 1984, and has held several managerial and senior positions prior to his appointment to the Board. He also sits on the Board of Malaysian National News Agency (BERNAMA) and several other private limited companies.
Directorship of public companies (if any)NIL
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerN/A
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiaries700,000 ordinary shares of RM0.50 each in Sin Chew Media Corporation Berhad

Remarks :
Mr Gan Chin Kew @ Gan Chin Hor, age 58, has annouced his retirement from his management duties in the Company after being with the Company for 22 years. Pursuant to his decision to retire, he has also resigned from the Board of Directors of the Company. The Board of Directors would like to express their gratitute to Mr Gan for all his contributions and sincerely wishes him the best in his future undertakings.


Announcement Info

Company NameSIN CHEW MEDIA CORPORATION BERHAD  
Stock Name SINCHEW    
Date Announced16 Feb 2006  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoC&-060216-A66CA