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Shareholder Meeting

Any meeting in which the shareholders of a publicly-traded company discuss and vote on matters pertaining to the company. At a shareholder meeting, the company may present its financial reports. Shareholders also may ask questions of the board of directors. Publicly-traded companies are required to have at least one such meeting each year; management may also call an extraordinary general meeting at its discretion.
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The following resolutions were made at Skanska AB s Annual Shareholders Meeting held in Stockholm today, inter alia:
The general shareholders meeting was scheduled for March 11 but could be postponed to April 21.
Edward Kangas, Tenet's new nonexecutive chairman, publicly expressed the need for change at the corporate level during the company's annual shareholders meeting Wednesday at the Skirball Cultural Center.
Still, this was my first time ever attending a shareholders meeting," says Talley, who owns mutual funds and shares in several companies, including Sara Lee and Chrysler.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- The board of directors has, in accordance with an authorization from the annual shareholders meeting held on April 27, 2006, adopted a global stock option program for employees within the Biotage group (STO:BIOTA) - Biotage AB Global Share Option Plan 2006.
Among them are three currently being recounted: To hold Great Western's annual shareholders meeting by Tuesday, prohibiting Great Western from adjourning the shareholders meeting before voting on all the issues if a quorum is present, and disallowing Great Western's board to change the bylaws and
As the proposed changes in the composition of the board are substantial, the shareholders represented at the Nomination Committee have requested TeliaSonera's board of directors to call for an extraordinary shareholders meeting to elect new board members.
LUXEMBOURG -- The extraordinary shareholders meeting of Arcelor (ISIN:LU0140205948)(Pink Sheets:ARLOF)(Paris:LOR), which met on 30 June 2006 under the Chairmanship of Mr.
Arcelor shall fully abide by its commitments and obligations under the SAA, including by maintaining the June 30 shareholders meeting which is designed to allow Arcelor shareholders to express their views vis-a-vis the SeverStal transaction.
NYSE:TS) (BI:TEN) (BMV:TS) (BCBA:TS), in its annual general shareholders meeting today, approved the consolidated financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2005 and the proposed annual dividend of US$0.
Furthermore, the issuance of the preferred shares is conditional upon the approval of a proposal to amend SANYO's articles of incorporation at an Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting currently scheduled to be held in late February 2006.