Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) confirm extension of COVID-19 temporary measures for company meetings

On April 9th, 2021, ACRA confirmed that the COVID-19 temporary measures for company meetings would be extended from beyond June 2021.

These measures will therefore allow companies to continue to hold and carry out their board/general meetings:

  • By permitting notices and all documents to be tabled at board/general meeting to be provided electronically or by mail;
  • For members to appoint the chairman of the company as proxy by electronic means; and
  • Voting to be carried out by electronic means.

Despite anything to the contrary contained in the law or constitution of the company.

The extended period will be indefinite subject to a written notice from the Ministry of Finance.

Further details can be found here:

COVID-19 temporary measures for companies

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