Audit Fee

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Audit Fee

A fee a company pays an external auditor in exchange for performing an audit. Because the Sarbanes-Oxley Act made audits more complex, audit fees have increased significantly in the United States since 2001.
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Discussion of the auditor's remuneration for the year ended December 31, 2016, as determined by the Audit Committee and by the Board of Directors, and the report of the Board of Directors with respect to the remuneration paid to the auditor and its affiliates for the year ended December 31, 2016;
Appointment of Auditor By a show of hands, shareholders voted in favour of re-appointing KPMG LLP as auditor, and authorized the Board to fix the auditor's remuneration for the ensuing year.
The auditor's remuneration will be paid against an invoice approved by the company.
The proposal to approve the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers as the independent auditors of the company and to authorize the Audit Committee to set the auditor's remuneration received approximately 98 percent of the votes cast in favor.
1) The appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as auditors of the Company for the ensuing year and authorizing the directors to fix the auditor's remuneration.
2) to discuss the auditor's remuneration for the year ended December 31, 2011, as determined by the Audit Committee and by the Board of Directors, and the report of the Board of Directors with respect to the remuneration paid to the auditor and its affiliates for the year ended December 31, 2011;
ii) to discuss the auditor's remuneration for the year ended December 31, 2009, as determined by the Audit Committee and by the Board of Directors, and the report of the Board of Directors with respect to the remuneration paid to the auditor and its affiliates for the year ended December 31, 2009;
ii) to note the auditor's remuneration for the year ended December 31, 2008, as determined by the Audit Committee and by the Board of Directors and to approve the report of the Board of Directors with respect to the remuneration paid to the auditor and its affiliates for the year ended December 31, 2008;
The Election Committee shall work out proposals to be placed before the Annual General Meeting of 2010 for resolutions on the following matters: (a) Chairman of the Annual General Meeting, (b) Board of Directors, (c) Chairman of the Board, (d) Directors' remuneration, (e) Auditor's remuneration and (f) rules for the appointment of the Election Committee ahead of the Annual General Meeting of 2011.
ii) to note the auditor's remuneration for the year ended December 31, 2007, as determined by the Audit Committee and by the Board of Directors and to approve the report of the Board of Directors with respect to the remuneration paid to the auditor and its affiliates for the year ended December 31, 2007;
ii) to note the auditor's remuneration for the year ended December 31, 2006 as determined by the Audit Committee and by the Board of Directors and to approve the report of the Board of Directors with respect to the remuneration paid to the auditor and its affiliates for the year ended December 31, 2006;