One case of M/s. Speak-Asia Online Pte, a foreign company, has come to the notice of Ministry of Corporate Affairs. It is a multi-level marketing company. As per preliminary enquiry, it is found that the company is not registered under the Companies Act, 1956. Besides, the company has also not registered its place of business with the Registrar of Companies, Delhi as required under Section 592 of the Companies Act, 1956. However, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs has ordered investigation under Section 235 of the Companies Act, 1956 on 20.07.2011.
The Minister of State for Corporate Affairs Shri R.P.N. Singh gave this information in reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha today.