Compliance with the Model Code of the Listing Rules

The Board has adopted the provisions of the Model Code for Securities Transactions by Directors of Listed Issuers set out in Appendix 10 of the Listing Rules (the “Model Code”). The Company has made specific enquiries of the Directors regarding any non-compliance with the Model Code during the six months period ended June 30, 2012 and all of them confirmed that they have fully complied with the required standards as set out in the Model Code. The Board has also adopted another code of conduct on terms no less onerous than the Model Code that applies to securities transactions of all relevant employees who may be in possession of unpublished price sensitive information in relation to the Company (the “Code for Securities Transactions by Relevant Employees”). Both the Model Code and the Code for Securities Transactions by Relevant Employees have been published on the Company’s website (