Wheelock & Co Ltd : Wheelock / Wharf: Suspension of Trading
06/07/2012| 10:17pm US/Eastern
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its accuracy or completeness and expressly disclaim any
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in reliance upon the whole or any part of the contents of
WHEELOCK AND COMPANY LIMITED
(Incorporated in Hong Kong with limited liability)
Stock Code: 20
THE WHARF (HOLDINGS) LIMITED (Incorporated in Hong Kong
with limited liability) Stock Code: 4
SUSPENSION OF TRADING
At the request of each of Wheelock and Company Limited
("Wheelock") and The Wharf (Holdings) Limited ("Wharf"),
trading in the shares of each of Wheelock and Wharf on The
Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited was suspended from 9:00
a.m. on 8 June 2012 pending the release of announcements
jointly by Wheelock and Wharf in relation to a major
transaction and a connected transaction.
By order of the directors of WHEELOCK AND COMPANY LIMITED
Wilson W. S. Chan
By order of the directors of
THE WHARF (HOLDINGS) LIMITED Wilson W. S. Chan Company
Hong Kong, 8 June 2012
As at the date of this announcement, the board of directors
of Wheelock comprises Mr. Peter K. C. Woo, Mr. Stephen T. H.
Ng, Mr. Stewart C. K. Leung, Mr. Paul Y. C. Tsui and Mr.
Ricky K. Y. Wong, together with four independent
non-executive directors, namely, Mr. Alexander S. K. Au, Mr.
Herald L. F. Lau, Mr. Kenneth W. S. Ting and Mr. Glenn S.
Yee, and the board of directors of Wharf comprises Mr. Peter
K. C. Woo, Mr. Stephen T. H. Ng, Mr. Andrew O. K. Chow, Ms.
Doreen Y. F. Lee, Mr. T. Y. Ng and Mr. Paul Y. C. Tsui,
together with six independent non-executive directors,
namely, Hon. Paul M. P. Chan, Professor Edward K. Y. Chen,
Dr. Raymond K. F. Ch'ien, Hon. Vincent K. Fang, Mr. Hans
Michael Jebsen and Mr. James E. Thompson.
Wheelock and Wharf - Joint Announcement
(8 June 2012)