August 29, 2012

Partner to speak on Media Law and Project Insurance at the Media Talent Forum

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Intellectual Property & Technology Co-Head and  Partner, Mr Jonathan Kok, will be one of the panellists at the upcoming Media Talent Forum on the topic of “Media Law: Chain of Title, Deliverables and Insurance”. The event will be held on 30 August 2012 at the Singapore Media Academy. The forum will deal specifically with media law and project insurance and  hopes to explain some basic definitions and address some queries relating to these topics. The Media Talent Forum is a series of creative sharing sessions, organised by Singapore Media Academy, Media Development Authority, Singapore Workforce Development Agency and Sinema, with the purpose of engaging media professionals, to nurture, share and stimulate ideas within the larger Creative Industries community.
August 24, 2012

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Capital on her appointment as sponsor for Epicentre Holdings Limited

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Capital on her appointment as the Sponsor for Epicentre Holdings Limited with effect from 20 August 2012. Epicentre Holdings Limited (“Epicentre” or the “Group”) was established in 2002 as the first Apple Premium Reseller (“APR”) in the region and listed on the Catalist Board of the Singapore Exchange on 18 January 2008. Epicentre offers a comprehensive range of Apple and Apple-related products as well as pre- and post-sale services in a one-stop lifestyle digital hub. Today, it operates a total of 19 EpiCentre stores in Singapore, Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur) and China (Shanghai and Beijing) with plans to further extend its footprint within these cities. The Group also retails an extensive range of accessories in EpiLife concept stores where Fashion meets IT. EpiLife also carries merchandise under iWorld, the Group’s proprietary brand of accessories targeted at the young and trendy. Recently, the Group spearheaded one of Southeast Asia’s pioneering m-commerce platforms coined EpiLife On The Go. This unique shopping experience drives sales through the clever placements of Quick Response (QR) codes on both traditional and non-traditional promotional mediums. RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Corporate and Securities Deputy Head and Partner, Mr Lawrence Wong, is the appointed Registered Professional for Epicentre Holdings Limited.
August 15, 2012

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Capital on her appointment as sponsor for Hartawan Holdings Limited

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Capital on her appointment as the Sponsor for Hartawan Holdings Limited with effect from 15 August 2012. Hartawan is a catalist listed company and the Group’s principal activities are that of property leasing and hospitality business. The Group is also currently undergoing a corporate exercise RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Corporate and Securities Deputy Head and Partner, Mr Lawrence Wong, is the appointed Registered Professional for Hartawan Holdings Limited.
August 3, 2012

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

RHTLaw Taylor Wessing congratulates RHT Corporate Advisory on her appointment as the corporate secretarial agent by Weiye Holdings Limited ("Weiye"), a Mainboard Listed Company with effect from 24 July 2012. Weiye crossed a significant milestone in its history when they successfully made a reverse takeover of Kyodo-Allied Industries Ltd and was officially listed on the Mainboard of the Singapore Exchange on 16 August 2011. With a newly-appointed Board of Directors, Weiye continued to retain Kyodo-Allied’s existing clean room equipment business while pursuing further growth in the real estate markets of Henan and Hainan Provinces in the PRC.   With a strong track record of more than 10 years in property development, Weiye is one of the leading developers of premium residential and commercial properties in Henan Province, the PRC, specialising in developing large-scale and multi-phased projects. The Group has expanded into Hainan Province, the PRC, after the PRC Government announced development plans to promote Hainan as an international tourism island. As at 31 December 2011, the Group has completed 8 property development projects with a total Gross Floor Area (GFA) of more than 407,000 sq m in Henan Province, and it has 7 properties under development with an aggregate GFA of more than 1.3 million sq m in Henan and Hainan Provinces. RHTLaw Taylor Wessing’s Corporate and Securities Partner, Ms Ch’ng Li Ling and Ms Shirley Tan are the named Company Secretaries for Weiye.