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Q&M Dental buys Jurong shop units, stake in Malaysia dental practice

Published on Mar 3, 2014 8:59 AM
 
Singapore-listed dental healthcare group Q&M Dental said on Monday it has exercised an option to buy three adjoining Housing Board shop units in Jurong East for $12.15 million. -- NP FILE PHOTO: ARIFFIN JAMAR

Singapore-listed dental healthcare group Q&M Dental said on Monday it has exercised an option to buy three adjoining Housing Board shop units in Jurong East for $12.15 million.

The shop units at #01-213, #01-215 and #01-217 Block 130 Jurong Gateway Road are being bought from United Overseas Bank.

They were valued at $13 million as at Jan 27, according to a valuation by Collier International Consultancy & Valuation (Singapore). The purchase will be funded by the company's internal funds and bank loans, Q&M said.

It also said in a separate announcement that it has agreed to buy a 70 per cent shareholding in Malaysian dental business Ng GK Dental Surgery (Melaka).

 
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