BRIEF-Mapletree North Asia Commercial Trust Says There Was Damage From Festive Walk Incidents Of 12 Nov

Dec 4 (Reuters) - Mapletree North Asia Commercial Trust :

* THERE WAS EXTENSIVE DAMAGE INCURRED ARISING FROM FESTIVE WALK INCIDENTS THAT STARTED FROM 12 NOV 2019

* EFFORTS ARE BEING MADE TO RE-OPEN MALL EITHER PARTIALLY OR FULLY, IN Q1 OF CALENDAR YEAR 2020

* SINCE 26 NOV 2019, OFFICE TOWER HAS RE-OPENED AND RENTAL COLLECTION FROM OFFICE TENANTS HAS ALSO RESUMED

* INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR FESTIVAL WALK INCLUDES PROPERTY DAMAGE & LOSS OF REVENUE DUE TO BUSINESS INTERRUPTIONS

* DPU FOR 2H FY19/20 IS EXPECTED TO BE SIGNIFICANTLY LOWER COMPARED TO SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reuters.Briefs@thomsonreuters.com)