Home / Business / Troubled Singaporian firm in deal with UAE water utility

Troubled Singaporian firm in deal with UAE water utility

Embattled Singapore water firm Hyflux (HYFL.SI) said on Tuesday it had entered a restructuring deal worth S$400 million ($293 million) with United Arab Emirates-based utility Utico FZC.

The deal will see Utico subscribe to S$300 million in Hyflux shares, giving it a 95% stake, and inject working capital of S$100 million, the Singapore company said in a statement.

The agreement comes after debt-laden Hyflux – once lauded as a national champion running a strategically important water source for the city-state – entered a court-supervised restructuring process this year that threatened to wipe out the holdings of tens of thousands of retail investors.

Source: Reuters

Total Page Visits: 47 - Today Page Visits: 1

Check Also

Turkish soldiers killed by Kurds on Syrian border

A bomb attack by the Kurdish YPG militia killed six people and wounded 11 on …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *