Asset Acquisitions and Disposals::ACQUISITION OF SHARES IN ASSOCIATED COMPANY - UNITED INDUSTRIAL CORPORATION LIMITED

Issuer & Securities

Issuer/ Manager
UOL GROUP LIMITED
Securities
UOL GROUP LIMITED - SG1S83002349 - U14
Stapled Security
No

Announcement Details

Announcement Title
Asset Acquisitions and Disposals
Date &Time of Broadcast
06-Dec-2016 18:12:41
Status
New
Announcement Sub Title
ACQUISITION OF SHARES IN ASSOCIATED COMPANY - UNITED INDUSTRIAL CORPORATION LIMITED
Announcement Reference
SG161206OTHRLNNR
Submitted By (Co./ Ind. Name)
Foo Thiam Fong Wellington
Designation
Company Secretary
Description (Please provide a detailed description of the event in the box below)
Pursuant to Rule 704(17)(d) of the SGX-ST Listing Manual, the Company wishes to announce that its interest in associated company, United Industrial Corporation Limited ("UIC"), has increased to 632,920,400 shares or 44.60% of UIC's issued capital (1,419,089,412 shares).

The increase in its shareholdings was pursuant to off-market and open market purchases by its wholly-owned subsidiary, UOL Equity Investments Pte Ltd, of 135,500 UIC shares on 6 December 2016 at the price of S$2.73845 per share.