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Signing of (i) Amendment Letter of Facility Agreement and (ii) Guarantee Confirmation Letter dated 24 June 2019 between Protelindo and SMBC
Jakarta, June 26, 2019 | Source: Company

We refer to (i) Bapepam-LK Regulation No. IX.E.1 Attachment to Decision of Chairman of Bapepam-LK Number Kep-412/BL/2009, dated 25 November 2009 concerning Affiliated Transactions and Conflict of Interest on Certain Transactions (“Regulation IX.E.1”); (ii) Stock Exchange Regulation No. I-E, Attachment of Decree of the Board of Directors of the Jakarta Stock Exchange No.: Kep-306/BEJ/07-2004 dated 19 July 2004 regarding The Obligation of Information Submission (“Rule I-E”); and Company Letter No. 014/CS-OJK/SMN/II/19 dated 18 February 2019 on Report on Material Information or Facts (the “Company Letter”).

We, for and on behalf of PT Sarana Menara Nusantara Tbk. (the “Company”), hereby submit report on Affiliated Transactions (as defined herein) in accordance with Article 2 paragraph (b) point (3) and (5) of Regulation IX.E.1, as described below:

Name of the Issuer or Public Company : PT Sarana Menara Nusantara Tbk. (the “Company”)
Scope of Business : Providing services except services in the field of law and tax and investment in other companies.
Telephone : 021-2358 5500
Faksimilie : 021-2358 6446
E-mail : investor.relations@ptsmn.co.id

 

1. Date of Occurrence 24 June 2019.
2. The parties in the Affiliated Transaction and affiliated relations with the Company
  1. PT Profesional Telekomunikasi Indonesia (“Protelindo”), a company which 99.9997% of its shares are directly owned by the Company;

  2. PT Iforte Solusi Infotek (“Iforte”), a company which 99.99% of its shares are directly owned by Protelindo;

  3. Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Singapore Branch (“SMBC”), a banking institution. SMBC does not have any affiliated relations with the Company.

3.

Affiliated Transactions

(objects and value of transactions)

The affiliated transaction mentioned in this Disclosure of Information is with regards to the corporate guarantee pursuant to the Guarantee Confirmation Letter dated 24 June 2019 made and signed by SMBC and Iforte (“Corporate Guarantee Agreement”).

 

The Corporate Guarantee Agreement is provided to guarantee the loan and obligations of Protelindo under Amendment Letter of Facility Agreement dated 24 June 2019 made by and between SMBC, Protelindo and Iforte (“Amendment Letter”). The Amendment Letter was signed in accordance with the amendment of Facility Agreement dated 4 February 2019 (“Initial Agreement”) by and between Protelindo and SMBC. The following are several important information in connection with the Amendment Letter:

  • The loan facility which previously amounts JPY 5,673,000,000 to be in the amount of JPY 11,100,000,000; and

  • The availability period of the loan facility to be 3 (three) months as of the signing date of the Amendment Letter.

In accordance with the Initial Agreement as amended by the Amendment Letter, Iforte is obliged to provide a corporate guarantee.

 

The following are several important information in connection with the Corporate Guarantee Agreement:

  • Iforte will guarantee Protelindo’s obligations in relation with the Facility Agreement and Amendment Letter; and

  • Prevailing laws: laws of Republic of Indonesia.

4. Consideration and reason of conducting Affiliated Transactions

The signing of Corporate Guarantee Agreement as mentioned above is categorized as an affiliated transaction pursuant to Rule No. IX.E.1.

 

The relevant transaction was conducted by the Company’s affiliated parties, ie. Iforte, under the consideration that in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Facility Agreement it is required that the material subsidiary company of Protelindo is obliged to act as a guarantor. Iforte, in accordance with the terms and conditions of the relevant facility agreement, is considered as a material subsidiary company and is therefore obliged to be a guarantor.

 

Therefore, the relevant guarantee is unable to be conducted by non-affiliated parties of Protelindo.

 

5. Other information

The signing of Amendment Letter and Corporate Guarantee Agreement, respectively, by Protelindo and Iforte is not a material transaction as contemplated under number 1 letter a item 2) of Bapepam-LK Regulation No. IX.E.2, Attachment to Decision of Chairman of Bapepam-LK No. Kep-614/BL/2011 dated 28 November 2011, concerning Material Transactions and Change of Main Business Activities.

 

This disclosure of information is also made to meet the provision under Financial Services Authority Rule Number 31/POJK.04/2015 dated 16 December 2015, regarding Disclosure on Material Information or Facts by Issuer or Public Companies.

 

We hereby conclude the report on information or material facts.

 

The Board of Directors and Board of Commissioners of this Company hereby state that the information disclosed above contains material information which is true and not misleading.

 

Thank you for your attention and cooperation.

 

Best regards,
PT Sarana Menara Nusantara Tbk.