New executive director on board

Hong Kong, 10 May 2001 – is proudly to announce Dr. Edward Shen , a new non-executive director for the company, on board with immediate effect.

Dr. Edward Shen (沈 有 學 先 生) is currently the Vice Chairman of GuangDong Golden Net Communication Co., Ltd., a Sino-foreign joint venture that provides mobile digital packet data communication services in China. Dr. Shen's experience includes senior management positions in government enterprises in Taiwan, and investments in China, which include IT industry, motorcycle manufacturing, telecommunication infrastructure and services, education programs, and housing projects. Dr. Shen holds a Ph.D in Linguistics from Columbia University.