OTHERS SUNWAY BERHAD ("SUNWAY" OR "THE COMPANY") 1) PROPOSED RENEWAL OF SHAREHOLDERS' MANDATE FOR RECURRENT RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS OF A REVENUE OR TRADING NATURE; AND 2) PROPOSED RENEWAL OF AUTHORITY FOR THE COMPANY TO PURCHASE ITS OWN SHARES
SUNWAY BERHAD ("SUNWAY" OR "THE COMPANY") 1) PROPOSED RENEWAL OF SHAREHOLDERS' MANDATE FOR RECURRENT RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS OF A REVENUE OR TRADING NATURE; AND 2) PROPOSED RENEWAL OF AUTHORITY FOR THE COMPANY TO PURCHASE ITS OWN SHARES
The Board of Directors of Sunway wishes to announce that Sunway intends to seek its shareholders' approval for the following proposals at the forthcoming Annual General Meeting ("AGM") of the Company:-
1. Proposed Renewal of Shareholders' Mandate for Recurrent Related Party Transactions (“RRPT”) of a revenue or trading nature ("Proposed Renewal of RRPT Mandate"); and
2. Proposed renewal of authority for Sunway to purchase its own shares of up to 10% of the total number of issued shares of Sunway ("Proposed Renewal of Share Buy-back Authority").
1. PROPOSED RENEWAL OF RRPT MANDATE
Pursuant to Paragraph 10.09 and Practice Note 12 of the Main Market Listing Requirements of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad (“Bursa Securities”), Sunway had procured its shareholders' mandate at its last AGM held on 21 June 2018, to allow Sunway and its subsidiaries to enter into RRPT of a revenue or trading nature and in the ordinary course of business which are necessary for the day-to-day operations with related parties. The shareholders' mandate will lapse upon the conclusion of the forthcoming AGM unless the mandate is renewed.
The Company proposes to seek the approval of its shareholders for the Proposed Renewal of RRPT Mandate at its forthcoming AGM.
2. PROPOSED RENEWAL OF SHARE BUY-BACK AUTHORITY
The Company also proposes to seek its shareholders' approval at its forthcoming AGM to purchase its own shares of up to 10% of the total number of issued shares of the Company subject to compliance with Section 127 of the Companies Act 2016, the Main Market Listing Requirements Bursa Securities and any prevailing laws, rules, regulations and guidelines issued by the relevant authorities. The existing authority for the share buy-back is subject to annual renewal and shall lapse at the conclusion of Sunway’s forthcoming AGM unless renewal is obtained.
CIRCULAR/STATEMENT TO SHAREHOLDERS
A Circular/Statement to Shareholders which sets out the details of the Proposed Renewal of RRPT Mandate and Proposed Renewal of Share Buy-back Authority will be despatched to the shareholders of Sunway in due course.
This announcement is dated 21 March 2019.
|Company Name||SUNWAY BERHAD|
|Date Announced||21 Mar 2019|
|Category||General Announcement for PLC|