Where the Exchange makes enquiries concerning unusual movements in the price or trading volume of its listed debt securities, the possible development of a false market in its securities, or any other matters, the issuer must respond promptly as follows:
Notes: 1. The form of the announcement referred to in rule 31.05(2) is as follows:—
"This announcement is made at the request of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation as to its accuracy or completeness and expressly disclaim any liability whatsoever for any loss howsoever arising from or in reliance upon the whole or any part of the contents of this announcement.
We have noted [the recent increases/decreases in the price and/or trading volume of the debt securities of the Company] or [We refer to the subject matter of the Exchange's enquiry]. Having made such enquiry with respect to the issuer as is reasonable in the circumstances, we confirm that we are not aware of [any reasons for these movements] or of any information which must be announced to avoid a false market in the Company's securities or of any inside information that needs to be disclosed under Part XIVA of the Securities and Futures Ordinance.
This announcement is made by the order of the Company. The Company's Board of Directors collectively and individually accepts responsibility for the accuracy of this announcement."