Date : 27 February 2006

Change in Boardroom

NANYANG PRESS HOLDINGS BERHAD

Date of change

01/06/2006
Type of changeAppointment
DesignationOthers
DirectorateExecutive
NameGan Chin Kew @ Gan Chin Hor
Age58
NationalityMalaysian
QualificationsBachelor 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 issuerNIL
Details of any interest in the securities of the listed issuer or its subsidiariesNIL

Remarks :
Following the acceptance by the Board of Nanyang Press Holdings Berhad of Mr Liew Peng Chuen's decision not to renew his contract as the Group Managing Director/Group Chief Executive Officer of Nanyang Group which is due to expire on the 27 May 2006, the Board has accepted the appointment of Mr Gan Chin Kew @ Gan Chin Hor as the new Group Managing Director/Group Chief Executive Officer of Nanyang Group.

To ensure a smooth transition and continuity of operations in the interim period whilst Mr Liew Peng Chuen goes on leave with effect from 1 March 2006 until the end of his tenure on 27 May 2006, Mr Gan Chin Kew @ Gan Chin Hor will assume the position of Group Managing Director/Group Chief Executive Officer designate and will assume the full position of the Group Managing Director/Group Chief Executive Officer with effect from 1 June 2006.


Announcement Info

Company NameNANYANG PRESS HOLDINGS BERHAD  
Stock Name NANYANG    
Date Announced27 Feb 2006  
CategoryChange in Boardroom
Reference NoCU-060227-65912