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Asian Citrus Holdings Ltd
14 October 2016


For immediate release

14 October 2016


Asian Citrus Holdings Limited

("Asian Citrus" or the "Company")


Delay in Despatch of Circular Regarding the Major Transaction



Reference is made to the announcement of Company dated 25 August 2016 in relation to, among other things, the proposed acquisition of 100% of Eagleton Global Investments Limited and the proposed placing of 610,000,000 shares of the Company under a specific mandate (the "Announcement"). Unless otherwise specified, capitalised terms used herein shall have the same meanings as defined in the Announcement.


As disclosed in the Announcement, a circular regarding, among other things, the Acquisition and the Placing (the "Circular") was expected to be despatched to the Shareholders on or before 14 October 2016. As the Company requires more time to prepare and finalise the required information for inclusion in the circular, and in light of the Company's announcement dated 29 September 2016 regarding an expected delay in publication of the Group's audited consolidated financial statements for the year ended 30 June 2016, the Company will update shareholders as to the despatch date of the Circular in due course.



This announcement contains inside information for the purpose of Article 7 of Regulation (EU) No 596/2014.


For further enquiries please contact:


Asian Citrus

+852 3951 0000

Emma Ng (Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary)

Cantor Fitzgerald Europe (NOMAD and Broker)

+44 (0) 20 7894 7000

Rick Thompson/David Foreman/Michael Reynolds (Corporate Finance)

Weber Shandwick Financial

+44 (0) 20 7067 0700

Nick Oborne, Stephanie Badjonat, Tom Jenkins



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