MATERIAL LITIGATION IRE-TEX CORPORATION BERHAD ("Ire-Tex" or " the Company") - Writ of Summons and Statement of Claim by Ire-Tex against Teh Eng Huat and Khoo Hun Sniah in the High Court of Malaya at Penang (Civil Suit No.: 22NCVC-166-10/2015)

IRE-TEX CORPORATION BERHAD

Type Announcement
Subject MATERIAL LITIGATION
Description
IRE-TEX CORPORATION BERHAD ("Ire-Tex" or " the Company")
- Writ of Summons and Statement of Claim by Ire-Tex against Teh Eng Huat and Khoo Hun Sniah in the High Court of Malaya at Penang (Civil Suit No.: 22NCVC-166-10/2015)

For consistency, the abbreviations and capitalised terms used throughout this announcement shall have the same meanings as defined in the announcements dated 6 November 2015 and 13 November 2015 in relation to the material litigation, where applicable, unless stated otherwise or defined herein.

The Board of Directors of Ire-Tex wishes to inform that the Company had been served with a Counter-claim (“Counter-claim”) by the First Defendant when the First Defendant filed its Statement of Defence on 26 November 2015. In reply, Ire-Tex vide its solicitors had filed reply to the Defence and Counter-claim by the First Defendant on 9 December 2015.

On 4 January 2016, Ire-Tex vide its solicitors had attended the case management before the Senior Assistant Registrar.

In the case management, the Senior Assistant Registrar gave the following directions to the parties:

  1. The exchange of pleadings as between the Plaintiff and the First Defendant was deemed closed. It was noted that the First Defendant had not filed any reply to the Plaintiff’s Defence to Counter-claim; and
  2. The exchange of pleadings as between the Plaintiff and the Second Defendant was deemed closed.

The above matter is fixed for further case management on 5 February 2016.

Further announcement on the development of the above matter will be made to Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad in due course.

 

This announcement is dated 7 January 2016.






Announcement Info

Company Name IRE-TEX CORPORATION BERHAD
Stock Name IRETEX
Date Announced 07 Jan 2016
Category General Announcement for PLC
Reference Number GA1-07012016-00059