KUALA LUMPUR – A director of a company supplying aluminium products pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here today to making false declaration regarding the status of his company, eight years ago.
Tey Teck Chin, 42, a director of Syarikat Weng Sieng Aluminium Sdn Bhd is alleged to have made the false declaration regarding the actual status of his company that did not have any asset or liability at the Companies Commission of Malaysia (CCM) at Level 2, 10-17, Putra Place, 100 Jalan Putra, here on May 31, 2008.
He was charged under Section 364(2) of the Companies Act 1965 which provides for a jail term of up to 10 years or a maximum fine of RM250,000 or both, upon conviction.
Judge Harmi Thamri Mohamed @ Shaharuddin allowed the accused bail of RM5,000 with one surety and fixed April 17 for remention of the case for presentation of documents and for the accused to appoint a lawyer. – BERNAMA