Consultation Paper 

Updated: May 1999

CONSULTATION PAPER
ON
THE 1998/1999 REVIEW OF CERTAIN CHAPTERS OF THE RULES GOVERNING
THE LISTING OF SECURITIES
ON
THE STOCK EXCHANGE OF HONG KONG LIMITED
May 1999

INTRODUCTION

Part A - Issues for general consultation

1. Executive summary

1.1 Qualifications for listing - competition (Chapter 8, rule 8.10)

1.2 Transactions (Chapter 14)

1.3 Connected transactions (Chapter 14A)

1.4 Share schemes (Chapter 17)

2. Commentary on each major amendment and inviting comments

2.1 Qualifications for Listing - competition (Chapter 8, rule 8.10)

2.2 Transactions (Chapter 14)

2.3 Connected transactions (Chapter 14A)

2.4 Share schemes (Chapter 17)

Part B - Proposed amendments to the Listing Rules

1. Qualifications for listing - competition

1.1 Text of proposed rule 8.10

2. Transactions

2.1 Text of proposed chapter 14

2.2 Table of destination - from current to proposed rules

2.3 Table of derivation - from proposed to current rules

3. Connected transactions

3.1 Text of proposed chapter 14A

3.2 Table of derivation - from proposed to current rules

4. Share schemes

4.1 Text of proposed chapter 17

4.2 Table of destination - from current to proposed rules

4.3 Table of derivation - from proposed to current rules