The EGM is called by the initiative of the Company’s Board of Directors pursuant to its decision taken on 10 October 2018 as previously announced at https://corp.megafon.com/investors/news/capital_market_releases/20181011-0951.html in accordance with the approved procedure for preparation for and holding of the EGM set forth below. 21 October 2018 was approved as the record date for the purpose of compiling the list of persons entitled to participate in the EGM on the basis of information from the Company’s register.
The proposed EGM agenda is as follows:
In connection with this, the following documents have been made available to shareholders:
The executed voting ballots shall be delivered to:
ATTN: Independent Registrar Company JSC
Address: 18 Stromynka Street, bldg. 5B, Moscow 107076, Russian Federation
Deadline: 13 November 2018
In compliance with the applicable legislation, the disclosure of depositary receipts owners and other persons exercising rights to depositary receipts shall be required if voting.
The above information (materials) are also be available on the Company’s website at: http://corp.megafon.com/investors/shareholder_meetings/extraordinary_general_shareholde/#2018.
The information (materials) will also be available upon request for examination at the Company’s offices at: 41 Oruzheiny lane, Moscow 127006, Russian Federation. The Company will provide copies of the materials to Shareholders at a cost not to exceed the actual cost of copying.
Additional information on the procedures for holding Meetings of Shareholders is available on the Company’s website at http://corp.megafon.com/investors/shareholder_meetings/extraordinary_general_shareholde/#2018.
For More Information:
|Investors: Dmitry Kononov
Director for Investor Relations and M&A
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Notes to Editors
MegaFon PJSC is a pan-Russian operator of digital opportunities, operating in all segments of the telecommunications markets in Russia, and in the Republics of Abkhazia, South Ossetia and Tajikistan. MegaFon is a recognized market leader in the provision of mobile data services, was the first operator in Russia to launch commercial operation of a third generation (3G) network and was the first operator in the world to launch commercial operation of an LTE-Advanced (4G) data network. MegaFon is traded on the Moscow Exchange and the London Stock Exchange under the symbol MFON. Additional information about MegaFon and the products and services provided by MegaFon can be found at: http://www.megafon.ru.
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward Looking Statements
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The Company was able to increase its net profit and reduce leverage despite the continued impact of the pandemic.