Proposed Combination ("Combination") of Ascott Residence Trust ("Ascott Reit") and Ascendas Hospitality Trust ("A-HTRUST"), as announced by Ascott Residence Trust Management Limited ("Ascott Reit Manager"), Ascendas Hospitality Fund Management Pte. Ltd. ("A-HTRUST REIT Manager") and Ascendas Hospitality Trust Management Pte. Ltd. ("A-HTRUST BT Trustee-Manager") on 3 July 2019 ("Joint Announcement")
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