October 18, 2012

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Corporate Advisory on securing retainer mandate for Tat Seng Packaging Group Limited

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Corporate Advisory on its appointment as the corporate secretarial agent by Tat Seng Packaging Group Ltd ("Tat Seng"), a Listed Company with effect from 1 October 2012. Tat Seng was incorporated in Singapore on 22 December 1977. To prepare for a listing on the SGX-ST, it converted into a public company and changed its name to Tat Seng Packaging Group Ltd on 27 February 2001. The Company designs, manufactures and sells corrugated paper packaging products such as corrugated boards and cartons for the packaging of electronics and electrical, food, pharmaceutical and other products according to its customers' specifications. It serves the packaging needs of various industries in Singapore and China by supplying a range of corrugated paper packaging products of different configurations and sizes. Its customers include Matsushita Electronics (S) Pte Ltd, Tyco Electronics Singapore Pte Ltd, GES Singapore Pte Ltd, Infineon Technologies Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, Mentor Media Ltd, Baxter Healthcare (Asia) Pte Ltd, Tee Yih Jia Food Mfg Pte Ltd, KC Dat (Singapore) Pte Ltd, LG-Tontru Colour Display System Co, Dupont Suzhou Polyester Co, Becton Dickinson Medical Devices Co Ltd, Advanced Micro Devices (Suzhou) Ltd and Daito-Osim Healthcare Appliances (Suzhou) Co Ltd. The Company's production facilities are presently undertaken in factories located in Nantong Tongzhou, Hefei, Suzhou and NanTong Rugao China. In October 2005, following the sale of a majority stake of 51 percent of Tat Seng by the Group's two major shareholders and directors to Hanwell Holdings Ltd (”Hanwell”), Hanwell launched a take-over offer for the remaining shares of the Company. At the close of its offer in November 2005, Hanwell held a 64 percent stake in the Company. RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Corporate and Securities Partner, Mr Chew Kok Liang is the named Company Secretary for Tat Seng.
October 17, 2012

Honorable mention for Projects and Project Financing in Singapore

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing has received a honorable mention in the "In-House Community ASIAN-MENA COUNSEL Firm of the Year 2012 survey" for Projects and Project Financing in Singapore. Now in its 6th year, the “Firms of the Year Survey” is a detailed survey sent out to over 18,000 individual in-house counsel and company directors in jurisdictions across the Asia-Pacific and Middle East. The selection as a honorable mention firm is based entirely on the votes and testimonials of the participating in-house counsel and senior corporate decision makers.
October 15, 2012

Sponsor of the book prize for NUS Faculty of Law

We proudly sponsor the "RHT Law Taylor Wessing LLP Prize in Corporate Finance Law and Practice in Singapore" for the Law Faculty of the National University of Singapore. The S$15,000 book prize, worth S$1,000 per academic year, is awarded to the law student attaining the highest marks in the module "Corporate Finance Law and Practice in Singapore”. We congratulate Ng Han Qian Sam for winning this book prize for AY2011-2012.
October 15, 2012

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Corporate Advisory on securing retainer mandate for Intraco Limited

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Corporate Advisory on its appointment as the corporate secretarial agent by Intraco Limited (“Intraco”), a Listed Company with effect from 1 October 2012. Intraco Incorporated on 5 November 1968, Intraco’s initial corporate roles were to source for competitively priced raw materials, commodities and manufactured goods for the domestic market to support Singapore’s early industrialisation programme, create export markets for locally manufactured products, and promote external trade. Intraco was listed on the Singapore Exchange in December 1972 and has since undergone significant changes in business focus and leadership. Today, Intraco is an integrated solutions trading company through global partnerships. Over the years, the Group’s operations had evolved to come under five sectors, each with a different area of focus: Agri-Business and Foods Energy and Environment Industrial Materials Building Materials and Security Solutions Semiconductors While growth has been steady, resulting in a global operation of 20 subsidiaries and associated companies, Intraco also serves as a viable launch pad for companies seeking regional expansion. This is bolstered by its international network of partnerships and alliances. Intraco's integrated global market network now covers ASEAN, China, India, GCC, Taiwan, South Korea, Japan, New Zealand, USA, EU and South Africa. RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Corporate and Securities Partner, Mr Chew Kok Liang is the named Company Secretary for Intraco.