The Audit Committee shall be appointed by the Board of Directors from amongst its members. The Audit Committee shall comprise of at least three (3) members, all of whom must be Non-Executive Directors, with a majority of them being Independent Directors as defined in the Main Board Listing Requirements of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad (“Listing Requirements”).
All members of the Audit Committee shall be financially literate and at least one of them shall be a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants or a person who fulfill the requirements under Paragraph 15.09 (1) (c) (i), or (ii) or (iii) of the Listing Requirements. No Alternate Director shall be appointed as a member of the Audit Committee.
The Chairman of the Audit Committee shall be elected at the first Audit Committee meeting held after each annual general meeting of the Company, from amongst its members and he shall be an Independent Non-Executive Director. The Chairman so elected shall hold office until the commencement of the first Audit Committee meeting held after each annual general meeting of the Company.
If a member of the Audit Committee resigns or for any reason ceases to be a member which result in the number of members less than the required number of three (3), the Board of Directors shall within three (3) months of that event, appoint such number of new members as may be required to make up the minimum number of members. All members of the Audit Committee including the Chairman shall hold office until otherwise determined by the Board of Directors or until they cease to be a Director of the Company.
One of the Company Secretaries shall be the Secretary of the Audit Committee.