On 24 February 2023, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited ("Exchange") published a consultation paper ("Consultation Paper") setting out: (1) the consequential amendments to the Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on the Exchange (“Listing Rules”) to reflect the New PRC Regulations (as defined below); and (2) other proposed rule amendments specific to issuers that are duly incorporated in the People’s Republic of China, other than the regions of Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan (“PRC”) as joint stock limited companies (“PRC Issuers”).
The consequential amendments are not open for public responses, and will become effective on a date to be announced, subject to the necessary regulatory approvals. The consultation in relation to other proposed rule amendments will close on 24 March 2023.
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