CLARIFICATION ANNOUNCEMENT GRANT OF AWARDED SHARES PURSUANT TO THE SHARE AWARD SCHEME OF THE COMPANY
Reference is made to the announcement of the Company dated 28 January 2021 (the “Announcement”) in relation to, inter alia, the grant of the Company Awarded Shares pursuant to the Company Share Award Scheme. Unless otherwise defined, capitalised terms used in herein shall have the same meaning ascribed to them in the Announcement.
As stated in the Announcement under the heading of “Grant of Awarded Shares by the Company”, the Board on 28 January 2021 resolved to grant an aggregate 9,931,275 Company Awarded Shares to 10 Company Selected Participants, two of whom are directors of the Company and details of the grant were stated in the relevant table. However, a statement “None of the Company Selected Participants is a connected person (as defined under the Listing Rules) of the Company” (the “Statement”) was inadvertently included in the Announcement.