extraordinary general meeting

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extraordinary general meeting

a meeting of the members of a company that is specially arranged. Such meetings can be convened by the directors whenever they think it proper and in certain circumstances, and subject to the legislation, by the members themselves. Only special business can be conducted at such meetings.
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Meanwhile, shareholders in Kokudo and Prince Hotels also approved motions to create Seibu Holdings at separate emergency general meetings the same day.
At the much rescheduled emergency general meeting, Pivotal shareholders and option holders voted to support the bid whereby those who deposited their shares were entitled to elect to receive either $2.14 per share made up of a cash payment of $1.00 plus $1.14 of CDC shares or $2.00 in cash.
The group, which has been working to resolve the abduction issue, gathered for an emergency general meeting before conveying to Fukuda that rescuing Japanese nationals believed abducted by North Korean agents is indispensable to normalizing diplomatic ties.
''We convened this emergency general meeting out of suspicions that the panel would reach conclusions that cause serious damage to the entire Japanese archipelago,'' Shizuoka Gov.
THE future of troubled Ayr racecourse should be clarified at an emergency general meeting this evening, when the 600 members of the Western Meeting Club, which owns and runs the track, are being asked to vote on a pounds 3.1 million bid from Stardham Racing.
The faction made the decision at an emergency general meeting in the morning, faction members said.
Airdrie shocked their fans at the Emergency General Meeting a week ago when they admitted debts of pounds 2.2 million - and that figure did not even include a pounds 1.2m capital gains tax liability for selling Broomfield five years ago.
Umno president Datuk Seri Zahid Hamidi has hit out against detractors from his own party who have demanded for his resignation and called for an Emergency General Meeting (EGM).
The vote does not compel Bolton to step down, but it will trigger an emergency general meeting of the wider party to formally decide his fate.
"Everything was in lockdown so we held an Emergency General Meeting to find attractions to take the place of cattle and sheep.
Former chairman Somers and director James Easdale left the club earlier this month ahead of an emergency general meeting which would have seen them voted out by shareholders.
The Shieldsmen are almost certain to be relegated out of National Three North after a difficult campaign, and an emergency general meeting has been called for March 12 to try and put a new chairman in place.
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