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Dedicated body to level up corporate governance standards

Dedicated body to level up corporate governance standards

18-member Corporate Governance Advisory Committee unveiled on Tuesday; it will act mainly as an advocacy body.

SIAS queries Hyflux chief Olivia Lum and board on remuneration, operations

SIAS queries Hyflux chief Olivia Lum and board on remuneration, operations

It seeks answers to long list of queries to help securities holders make an informed decision in relation to company's restructuring.

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MAS revises takeover rules for dual-class shares

MAS revises takeover rules for dual-class shares

Independent shareholders will not be required to make a general offer if their share of voting rights is pushed past regulatory thresholds under certain circumstances.

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Singapore Court of Appeal allows application by director to inspect company records pursuant to section 199 of Companies Act, finding no ulterior motive

In Mukherjee Amitava v DyStar Global Holdings (Singapore) Pte Ltd & Ors [2018] SGCA 57, the Court held that a director has an almost-presumptive right to inspect the company documents to the extent these fall within the ambit of s199 of the Companies Act. 

Revised code of corporate governance and consequential amendments to the SGX listing rules

This article discusses some of the key changes to the Code, and the corporate governance advisory committee which the MAS expects to establish by the end of this year.

ACRA updates “Anti-Money Laundering / Counter Financing of Terrorism Guidelines for Registered Filing Agents”

This article outlines the key updates to the Guidelines released on 12 Nov.

Arbitration clause in shareholders’ agreement does not preclude Court proceedings for same relief under Articles

In BTY v BUA and other matters [2018] SGHC 213, the issue was whether or not the matter should proceed to litigation or arbitration. 

Re IM Skaugen SE and other matters [2018] SGHC 259

Companies — Schemes of arrangement

Companies — Schemes of arrangement

Directors and the scope of fiduciary duties

The SHC in Winsta Holdings Pte Ltd and another v Sim Poh Ping and others [2018] SGHC 239 found that the Sim family had in fact breached their fiduciary duties.

Transactions in breach of the financial assistance regime

International Healthway Corp Ltd v The Enterprise Fund III Ltd and others [2018] SGHC 246 is the first reported decision applying the Companies Act to void transactions where a company has purported to purchase its own shares.

Re Swiber Holdings Ltd [2018] SGHC 211

Companies — Receiver and manager
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