General Announcement::DIVESTMENT OF MINING SUBSIDIARIES IN INDONESIA:
Issuer & Securities
MALAYSIA SMELTING CORP BHD 100
MALAYSIA SMELTING CORP BHD 100 - MYL5916OO001 - NC9
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Announcement Sub Title
DIVESTMENT OF MINING SUBSIDIARIES IN INDONESIA:
Submitted By (Co./ Ind. Name)
Sharifah Faridah Abdul Rasheed
Effective Date and Time of the event
Description (Please provide a detailed description of the event in the box below)
Malaysia Smelting Corporation Berhad ( MSC or the Company ) wishes to advise that pursuant to the decision of its Board of Directors ( Board ) to divest all mining subsidiaries in Indonesia as stated in the Company s Annual Report for 2013, the Company has entered into two (2) separate sale and purchase agreements for the disposal of BCL and PT MSCI, respectively.
The rationale for the Proposed Disposals is to cease all mining operations in Indonesia and re-position MSC and its subsidiaries ( MSC Group ) to be more geographically focused in its tin mining and smelting business activities.
Further details on the announcement are set out in the attached file.
This announcement is dated 2 June 2014.
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