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NOVATEK’s Board оf Directors convenes the Extraordinary General Meeting of shareholders
Moscow, 6 May 2016. The Board of Directors of OAO NOVATEK (the “Company”) decided today to convene the Extraordinary General Meeting (“EGM”) of the Company’s shareholders on 20 June 2016. Shareholders at the close of business on 20 May 2016 will be entitled to participate in the EGM. The EGM’s agenda is subject to approval by the Board of Directors and will be distributed to shareholders at a later date.
PAO NOVATEK is the largest independent natural gas producer in Russia, and in 2017, entered the global LNG market by successfully launching the Yamal LNG project. Founded in 1994, the Company is engaged in the exploration, production, processing and marketing of natural gas and liquid hydrocarbons. Upstream activities of the Company’s subsidiaries and joint ventures are concentrated mainly in the prolific Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region, which is the world’s largest natural gas producing area and accounts for approximately 80% of Russia’s natural gas production and approximately 15% of the world’s gas production. NOVATEK is a public joint stock company established under the laws of the Russian Federation.