On 18 December 2019, The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK) published (a) the Consultation Conclusions on the Review of the Environmental, Social and Governance Reporting Guide (“ESG Guide”) and related Listing Rules ("Consultation Conclusion"), and (b) the Analysis of Environmental, Social and Governance Practice Disclosure in 2018 ("ESG Disclosure Review").

SEHK adopts the amendments to the Rules Governing the Listing of Securities on the SEHK ("Listing Rules") and the ESG Guide proposed in its Consultation Paper with modifications to reflect market responses. SEHK will implement the amendments to the Listing Rules and the ESG Guide for financial years commencing on or after 1 July 2020.

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