public company

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public company

a registered company that can offer its shares to the public. Its memorandum of association must state that it is a public company, that its authorized capital is at least the authorized minimum (£50,000) and that its name ends with plc (or public limited company).
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Gulf Indonesia Resources Limited, headquartered in Jakarta, Indonesia, is an upstream oil and gas company that is traded publicly on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol GRL.
Gulf Indonesia Resources Limited, headquartered in Jakarta, Indonesia, is an upstream oil and gas company, traded publicly on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol GRL.