Navigation Links
Sinovac Holds 2012 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
Date:8/23/2012

BEIJING, Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (Nasdaq: SVA), a leading provider of biopharmaceutical products in China, announced today that it held its 2012 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. Beijing Time. The required quorum, a majority of the common shares outstanding, was voted by proxy. The meeting was held concurrently at No. 39 Shangdi Xi Road, Haidian District, Beijing, PRC and at No. 6 Temple Street, St. John's, Antigua.

During the meeting, the four proposals that required the affirmative vote of a majority of the shares cast were approved as follows: all of the directors were re-elected; the audited consolidated financial statements for financial year ended December 31, 2011 were approved, the selection of Ernst & Young as independent auditor was confirmed, and the 2012 Share Incentive Plan was approved. Proposal No. 5 relating to amending Sections 7.5 of the Company's by-laws, which requires the affirmative vote of a majority of common shares outstanding, was not approved.

About Sinovac

Sinovac Biotech Ltd. is a China-based biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the research, development, manufacturing and commercialization of vaccines that protect against human infectious diseases including hepatitis A and B, seasonal influenza, H5N1 pandemic influenza (avian flu) and H1N1 influenza (swine flu), as well as animal rabies vaccine for canines.  In 2009, Sinovac was the first company worldwide to receive approval for its H1N1 influenza vaccine, Panflu.1, and has manufactured it for the Chinese Central Government, pursuant to the government-stockpiling program.  The Company is also the only supplier of the H5N1 pandemic influenza vaccine to the government-stockpiling program.  Sinovac is developing a number of new pipeline vaccines including vaccines for enterovirus 71 (against hand, foot and mouth disease), pneumococcal conjugate, pneumococcal polysaccharides, mumps and rubella.  Sinovac sells its vaccines mainly in China and exports selected vaccines to Mongolia, Nepal, and the Philippines.

Safe Harbor Statement

This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by words or phrases such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates" and similar statements. Among other things, the business outlook and quotations from management in this press release contain forward-looking statements. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about Sinovac's beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement. Sinovac does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as required under applicable law.

Helen Yang/Chris Lee
Sinovac Biotech Ltd.
Tel:  +86-10-8279-9871/9659
Fax:  +86-10-6296-6910
Email: ir@sinovac.com

Investors:
Stephanie Carrington
The Ruth Group
Tel:  +1-646-536-7017
Email: scarrington@theruthgroup.com

Media:
Victoria Aguiar
The Ruth Group
Tel:  +1-646-536-7013
Email: vaguiar@theruthgroup.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Sinovac Biotech Ltd.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Sinovac Reports Unaudited Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
2. Sinovac to Host Conference Call to Report Second Quarter 2012 Unaudited Financial Results
3. Sinovac Schedules 2012 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
4. Sinovac Reports Progress in EV71 Vaccine Phase III Clinical Trial and Commercialization Preparation Status
5. Sinovac Reports Unaudited First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
6. Sinovac to Host Conference Call to Report First Quarter 2012 Unaudited Financial Results
7. Mike Golic, ESPN Radio Personality and Former Philadelphia Eagle, Holds Pre-Season "Training Camp" for People With Type 2 Diabetes
8. Judge Upholds $3.3 Million Judgment In Favor of Fox Insurance Company Against Former Pharmacy Benefit Manager
9. Ari Fleischer and Howard Dean to Debate at Beckers 19th Annual Ambulatory Surgery Centers Conference
10. Ultra Clean to Present at the ThinkEquity 9th Annual Growth Conference
11. HeartWare Presentation At The Canaccord Genuity 32nd Annual Growth Conference To Be Webcast
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/6/2017)... Sept. 6, 2017  Medical professionals are ... skills while treating their patients. Medical simulations ... without involving patients. Simulation provides a safe ... carry out procedures, refine techniques and build ... of new technology, such as augmented reality, ...
(Date:9/5/2017)... NEWTOWN, Pa. , Sept. 5, 2017  Xyntek Inc. has announced another ... opened a new Midwest office to meet the growing demands of customer engagements ... Xyntek's new Midwest office is located at ... ... demands of customer engagements regionally. ...
(Date:9/1/2017)... , Sept. 1, 2017  Explorers Like Us ( https://explorerslikeus.com/ ... greatest aural experiences — and deliver these experiences as part ... help people feel and heal better. ... While nothing beats a walk, jog ... your mind, Life Environments™ is the next best thing when ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:9/22/2017)... ... 22, 2017 , ... PITTSBURGH...Defibrillators are used to treat a ... one isn’t accessible in certain locations, the risk of death can be very ... this idea," said an inventor from Ridgecrest, Calif. , The MOBILE AUTOMATED EXTERNAL ...
(Date:9/22/2017)... Sonora, California (PRWEB) , ... September 22, 2017 ... ... of the inaugural SABRE Safe Is Smart Scholarship Sweepstakes.,  , Molli C., a ... pursuing an MS in Educational Leadership and Administration at St. Thomas University in ...
(Date:9/22/2017)... ... September 22, 2017 , ... First Choice Emergency Room ... one year anniversary of its Houston-Fallbrook facility. , “We are honored to ... Director of First Choice Emergency Room Houston-Fallbrook. “It has been a pleasure serving ...
(Date:9/22/2017)... ... September 22, 2017 , ... The ... at customers’ doorstep. According to Smart Mart, customers can now order vegetable, fruit, ... wearable, and customers can find clothing at discounted prices. Apart from this, Smart ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... Process Capability Indices for ... 3:00 p.m. ET, http://www.fdanews.com/processcapabilityindices      , Quality in device ... of The Quality System Regulation (§820.250), and Devicemakers find themselves staring at a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):