Words in the singular include the plural, and vice versa; and
Words importing any gender include all genders.
A reference to a statute of statutory provision shall be construed as a reference to the
statute or provision as from time to time amended, modified, or re-enacted, any repealed
statute or statutory provision which it re-enacts, and any orders, rules and regulations
made under the relevant statute or statutory provision.
The headings of this Revised Corporate Governance Manual (the “Manual”) are inserted
solely for convenience of reference and shall not limit or affect the interpretation of the
All doubts or questions that may arise in the interpretation of the application of this
Manual shall be resolved in favor of promoting fairness, accountability, and transparency
to the Shareholders and Stakeholders of the Corporation.