Bangkok Expressway and Metro Public Company Limited (the “Company”) is a company incorporated from the amalgamation, pursuant to the Public Limited Company Act B.E. 2535 (1992), and its amendments, between Bangkok Expressway Public Company Limited (“BECL”) and Bangkok Metro Public Company Limited (“BMCL”) on December 30, 2015, and the Company has assumed all assets, rights, duties and responsibilities of both companies by operation of law. As at December 31, 2015, the Company’s registered and paid-up capital amounted to Baht 15,285,000,000, divided into a total of 15,285,000,000 ordinary shares, at the par value of Baht 1 per share.
The Company’s businesses comprise the provision of the expressway and metro services, including commercial development relating to the expressway systems and metro, which will lay a foundation for business expansion through future extension of the network routes, both in the expressway systems and metro, thereby enabling the Company to be a leading mass rapid transit and transportation service operator in Thailand and in the region. In addition, the Company may extend its businesses to other fast-growing businesses with good returns, such as, other infrastructure projects, commercial development or real estate development, both at home and abroad, etc.