09 Jun 2015 12:47:00
Clarification on news appearing in the media
JorTor. 11 - 580313 June 9, 2015 To: The President The Stock Exchange of Thailand Re: Clarification on news appearing in the media TRUE Telecommunications Growth Infrastructure Fund (TRUEIF) Reference is made to the news that has appeared in Bangkok Biznews and Naewna Newsletter dated June 9, 2015, mentioning that the National Telecommunications Commission ("NTC") had a resolution on May 7, 2015 that TRUE Telecommunications Growth Infrastructure Fund (the "Fund") be required to obtain a telecommunications licence. SCB Asset Management Company Limited (the "Management Company") as the management company of the Fund would like to clarify that the Management Company received a written notification dated 8 May 2015 from the Office of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (the "NBTC Office") clarifying that the NTC had a resolution that the NBTC Office will send the Fund a written enquiry with respect to the Fund's business structure of leasing the telecommunications assets for NTC's consideration. NTC has not had any resolution requiring the Fund to obtain telecommunications licence. The Management Company will prepare the information in order to clarify the issue in accordance with the NBTC Office's request. However, up until now, the Fund has not received any written letter or enquiry from the NBTC Office. In this regard, the Management Company has always complied with relevant laws and regulations prescribed by both the Securities Exchange Commission and the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission. In addition, during the establishment of the Fund, the Management Company had consulted such issue with the NBTC Office and the NBTC Office had a written response in relation to the guideline for the Fund's conduct which the Fund has complied with. Please be informed accordingly. Yours faithfully TRUE Telecommunications Growth Infrastructure Fund By SCB Asset Management Company (Ms. Pijittra Trirattanathada) Senior Vice President, Property and Infrastructure Investment Group ______________________________________________________________________ This announcement was prepared and disseminated by listed company or issuer through the electronic system which is provided for the purpose of dissemination of the information and related documents of listed company or issuer to the Stock Exchange of Thailand only. The Stock Exchange of Thailand has no responsibility for the correctness and completeness of any statements, figures, reports or opinions contained in this announcement, and has no liability for any losses and damages in any cases. In case you have any inquiries or clarification regarding this announcement, please directly contact listed company or issuer who made this announcement.