Date : 23 January 2006

Change in Boardroom


Date of change

Type of changeDemised
DesignationNon-Executive Director
DirectorateIndependent & Non Executive
NameY. Bhg. Tan Sri Datuk Amar Chong Siew Fai
QualificationsBarrister-At-Law. Admitted to the Lincoln's Inn, London to pursue studies in Law and was called to the English Bar and the Sarawak Bar.
Working experience and occupation Y. Bhg. Tan Sri Datuk Amar Chong was appointed to the Board of the Company on 16 February 2001 and he was a member of the Nomination Committee. He was the President of the Sarawak Advocates' Association from 1975 to 1979. He was appointed a Judge of High Court in Sabah and Sarawak from 1980 to 1994. In 1994, Y. Bhg. Tan Sri Datuk Amar Chong was elevated to the Federal Court of Malaysia. In 1995, he was appointed the Chief Judge of the High Court in Sabah and Sarawak and a Judge of the Special Court established under Article 182(1) of the Federal Constitution of Malaysia until his retirement in July 2001. He was also a member of the Judicial and Legal Service Commission, Malaysia, and a member of Law Revision Committee, Malaysia.
Directorship of public companies (if any)Nil
Family relationship with any director and/or major shareholder of the listed issuerNil
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiariesNil

Remarks :
This announcement is dated 23 January 2006.

Announcement Info

Stock Name BIG    
Date Announced23 Jan 2006  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoBI-060123-43953