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CHANGE OF INFORMATION OF A DIRECTOR
This announcement is made by NWS Holdings Limited (the "Company") pursuant to Rule 13.51B(2) of the Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the "Listing Rules"). Reference is made to the announcement of the Company dated 31 August 2012 (the "Announcement"). Unless otherwise defined, capitalized terms shall have the same meanings as those defined in the Announcement.
Dr. Cheng Kar Shun, Henry
The Board has been informed by Mr. Shek, an independent non-executive director of the Company, that on 18 October 2013 (Bermuda time), the Bermuda Court ordered the appointment of Mr. Garth Calow and Ms. Allison Tomb, both of PricewaterhouseCoopers, as the joint provisional liquidators of Titan, of which Mr. Shek has been an independent non-executive director since 27 February 2006. Other particulars of the appointment, including powers of the joint provisional liquidators, were disclosed in the announcement of Titan dated 22 October 2013.
Mr. Shek has confirmed his understanding to the Company that the appointment of the joint provisional liquidators is in relation to an application made by KTL Camden Inc. ("Camden") to the Bermuda Court on 6 August 2013 (Bermuda time) in connection with its claim that Titan Storage Limited, a subsidiary of Titan, failed to pay certain hiring charges to Camden pursuant to a bareboat charter party contract and that Titan is liable to Camden for such hiring charges plus interest thereon in the sum of approximately US$6,853,032 (up to 16 April 2013) pursuant to a deed of guarantee issued by Titan in favour of Camden. The Board has no information on the abovementioned matter other than the information set out in the Announcement and other relevant announcements and
circulars published by Titan.
The Company will make further announcement(s) as and when appropriate in accordance with the
By Order of the Board
Hong Kong, 11 November 2013
As at the date of this announcement, (a) the executive directors of the Company are Dr. Cheng Kar Shun, Henry, Mr. Tsang Yam Pui, Mr. Lam Wai Hon, Patrick, Mr. Cheung Chin Cheung, Mr. William Junior Guilherme Doo and Mr. Cheng Chi Ming, Brian; (b) the non-executive directors of the Company are Mr. To Hin Tsun, Gerald and Mr. Dominic Lai; and (c) the independent non-executive directors of the Company are Mr. Kwong Che Keung, Gordon, Dr. Cheng Wai Chee, Christopher, The Honourable Shek Lai Him, Abraham, Mr. Wilfried Ernst Kaffenberger (alternate director to Mr. Wilfried Ernst Kaffenberger: Mr. Yeung Kun Wah, David) and Mr. Lee Yiu Kwong, Alan.
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