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Corporate Milestones

Key Corporate Milestones

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2018

December 2018

  • Invested RMB25 million for 25% shareholding in Chengdu Derun Jinlong Environmental Management Co., Ltd., a company incorporated for the Project.
  • Proposed a non-renounceable non-underwritten rights issue of up to 81,517,978 new ordinary shares at an issue price of S$0.128 for each Rights Share, on the basis of one (1) Rights Share for every four (4) existing ordinary shares
  • Ranken certified as National Enterprise Technology Centre (国家企业技术中心)
  • Ranken awarded 2018 Hua Xia Construction Science and Technology Award (2018年度华夏建设科学技术奖) by China Architecture Design and Research Institute (中国建筑 设计研究院)
  • Ranken awarded Wuhou Top 50 Private Enterprises by People's Government of Wuhou District.

November 2018

  • Ranken and its consortium partners secured a water treatment and municipal environmental protection PPP project in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China (the "Project")
  • Ranken awarded Chengdu Top 100 Private Enterprises by People's Government of Chengdu City

April 2018

  • Strategic collaboration with Haitong International Securities Group (Singapore) Co., Ltd
  • Appointment of New Independent Directors, Professor Chew Yong Tian
  • Ranken awarded Chengdu Mayor Quality Nomination Prize (成都市市长质量提名奖)

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2017

December 2017

  • Appointment of New CEO, Ms. Wang Heng
  • Appointment of New Independent Directors, Mr. Oh Eng Bin and Mr. Zhai Guiwu
  • Growing Multinational Enterprise Award conferred by Chengdu Government
  • FY2017 Full Year Results - Secured RMB2.2 billion worth of contracts. Posts Profit of RMB44.4 million (announced in February 2018)

August 2017

  • Certified as High-Tech Enterprise by Sichuan Competent Authorities

May 2017

  • Entry into strategic partnerships with Beijing Enterprises Water Group and China Railway Investment Group to explore water treatment and municipal environmental protection projects

 

Corporate Transformation

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2016

December 2016

  • Signs SPA for disposal of 81% stake in Mancala (completed in February 2017)
  • FY2016 Full Year Results – Secured RMB 1.7 billion worth of contracts. Posts Profit of RMB 46.8 million (announced in February 2017)

November 2016

  • Capital Weekly's Listed Enterprise Excellence Award, the first by a company listed outside Hong Kong

March 2016

  • Appointment of Ms Wang Heng and Mr Cheung Wai Suen as Executive Directors; their extensive experience in China's civil engineering and construction sector is expected to benefit the Group

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2015

December 2015

  • Ranken Secures Significant Railway Infrastructure Contracts
  • FY2015 Full Year Results – Revenue almost doubles on three-month contributions from Ranken; Posts Profit of RMB29.5 million (announced in February 2016)

October 2015

  • Completion of Acquisition of Ranken

September 2015

  • EGM – Obtained shareholders' approval for Acquisition of Ranken

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2014

December 2014

  • Completion of Divestment of Steel Business
  • FY2014 Full Year Results – Reverses Three Years of Losses to Post Profit for FY2014 (announced in February 2015)

November 2014

  • Proposed Acquisition of Ranken (an earnings-accretive investment in rail infrastructure)

July 2014

  • EGM – Obtained shareholders' approval for Divestment of Steel Business

April 2014

  • Proposed Divestment of Loss-Making Steel Business

January 2014

  • Completion of Acquisition of Mancala