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S.N.G.N. ROMGAZ S.A. - SNG

Convening Notices of OGMS and EGSM on March 07 (08), 2018

Release Date: 1/26/2018 2:41:27 PM

IRIS Code: B71DE

 

CURRENT REPORT

In compliance with Law no. 24/2017 regarding Issuers of Financial Instruments and  Market Operations  and CNVM Regulation no. 1/2006

 

Report date: January 26, 2018

Company name: Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale ROMGAZ S.A.

Address: Medias, 4 Constantin I. Motas Square, Sibiu County – Romania, 551130

Phone/fax no: 004-0269-201020 / 004-0269-846901

Fiscal Code: RO14056826

LEI Code: 2549009R7KJ38D9RW354

Trade Register registration number: J32/392/2001

Subscribed and paid in share capital: 385,422,400 RON

Regulated market where the issued securities are traded: Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB), London Stock Exchange (LSE)

 

 

Significant event to be reported:

 

·         Convening of the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of S.N.G.N. ROMGAZ S.A. on March 7 (8)2018, 1:00 PM (Romania time)

·         Convening of the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of S.N.G.N. ROMGAZ S.A. on March 7 (8)2018, 2:00 PM (Romania time)

In compliance with Company Law no.31/1990, Issuers of Financial Instruments and Market Operations Law no.24/2017 and CNVM Regulation no. 1/2006 on issuers and operations with securities, S.N.G.N. ROMGAZ S.A. convenes the Company’s shareholders at the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (OGMS) and Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (EGMS) on March 7 (8), 2018.

 

The Reference Date for identifying the shareholders entitled to attend and vote in the OGMS and EGMS is February 23, 2018.

 

Informational documents related to the OGMS and EGMS Agenda will be available as from January 31, 2018, at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry, as well as on the company’s website www.romgaz.ro, Investor Relations Section – General Meeting of Shareholder.

 

The Convening Notices of the OGMS and EGMS were approved by ROMGAZ Board of Directors on January 25, 2018. The Convening Notice of the OGMS and EGMS are to be published in the Official Gazette of Romania Part IV and in at least one widely-spread Romanian newspaper.

 

Attached:

 

Convening Notice of OGMS on March 7 (8), 2018

Resolution of the Board of Directors no. 2 from January 25, 2018

Convening Notice of EGMS on March 7 (8), 2018

Resolution of the Board of Directors no. 1 from January 25, 2018

 

 

Director General

Corin - Emil CINDREA

 

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C O N V E N I N G   N O T I C E

The Board of Directors of S.N.G.N. „ROMGAZ” – S.A., a company managed in an one-tier system, incorporated and operating under the laws of Romania, registered with the Trade Register Office of Sibiu Court under number J32/392/2001, fiscal code RO 14056826, having its headquarters at Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County, with a subscribed and paid up share capital of RON 385,422,400 (hereinafter referred to as „ROMGAZ” or the „Company”),

CONVENES

the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (OGMS) on March 7, 2018, at 1:00 PM (Romania Time) at the headquarters of S.N.G.N. „ROMGAZ” – S.A., located in Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County, in the conference room, having the following:

 

AGENDA

 

Item 1    Present the Address of the Romanian Court of Accounts – Sibiu Chamber of Accounts no. 2046 of December 15, 2017,  and the Decision No. 26 of June 1, 2016 and the subsequent decisions issued by the Romanian Court of Accounts – Sibiu Chamber of Accounts

 

Item 2    Approve to modify the value of the fixed monthly gross allowance of Board members provided in the director agreement, further to implementing the provisions of GEO no.79/2017 on amending and supplementing Law no. 227/2015 related to the Fiscal Code and based on article 18 of GEO no. 90/2017 on certain fiscal-budget measures to amend and supplement pieces of legislation and to adjourn terms, so that the value of the current monthly net allowance of the Board members remains unchanged

 

Item 3    Authorise the representative of the Ministry of Energy in the General Meeting of Shareholders to sign the addenda to the director agreements of Board members, as a consequence of item 2 above

Item 4   Establish March 27, 2018 as “The Record Date”, namely as the date of identifying the shareholders who are affected by the Resolutions of the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

Item 5    Authorize the Chairperson and the Secretary of the meeting to sign the resolution of the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

Only shareholders who are registered as S.N.G.N. „ROMGAZ” S.A. shareholders on February 23, 2018 (the „Reference Date”) in the Company’s Register of Shareholders kept and issued by Depozitarul Central S.A. (Central Depositary) may attend and cast their votes in OGMS.          

                                                      

Informational documents related to the items of the OGMS agenda, will be available as from January 31, 2018, on working days, at the registry desk of the Company located in Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County, Romania, postal code 551130 („ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry”) as well as on the website of the Company (www.romgaz.ro).  ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry is open between hours 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Romania Time), except for non-business days and public holidays. The shareholders of the Company may obtain, upon request, copies of the documents related to the items included on the OGMS agenda.    

                                      

One or more shareholders representing, individually or jointly, at least 5% of the share capital of the Company may demand, through a request submitted to the Board of Directors of the Company, the insertion of additional items on the agenda of the OGMS (“proposals to add new items on the agenda”) and submit draft resolutions for the items included on the agenda of the OGMS (“draft resolutions for the items included or proposed to be included on the agenda”).

 

Proposals to add new items on the agenda shall be accompanied by a justification and/or a draft resolution proposed to be adopted.

 

Proposals to add new items on the agenda and justification and/or draft resolutions for the items included or proposed to be included on the agenda shall be:

                                                  

a)      sent to and registered at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry by any type of courier service with proof of delivery, or by e-mail with incorporated extended electronic signature, in accordance with Law no. 455/2001 on the electronic signature, at investor.relations@romgaz.ro  by February 16, 2018, 3:30 PM (Romania Time). Both means of transmission shall be clearly marked with capital letters “FOR THE ORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS OF MARCH 7, 2018”.

 

b)     in case of shareholders being natural persons, accompanied by copies of the identity documents of the shareholders (the identity documents shall enable the identification of the shareholders in the Company’s Register of Shareholders kept and issued by Depozitarul Central S.A.) and in case of shareholders being legal persons, accompanied by the copy of the identity document of the legal representative together with the original or a true copy of the excerpt issued by the Trade Register or any other document, original or true copy, issued by a competent authority of the country where the shareholder is legally registered, proving the capacity as legal representative, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the OGMS convening notice; documents proving the capacity as legal representative, prepared in a foreign language other than English, shall be accompanied by their certified translation into Romanian or English.

                  

The supporting documents of the proposals to add new items on the agenda and/or draft resolutions related to the items included or proposed to be included on the agenda will be available as from February 22, 2018 at the registry desk of the Company located in Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County, Romania, postal code 551130 („ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry”) as well as on the website of the Company (www.romgaz.ro).  ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry is open between hours 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Romania Time), except for non-business days and public holidays. The shareholders of the Company may obtain, upon request, copies of the documents related to the items included on the agenda of the OGMS.

 

The shareholders of the Company may submit questions in writing, in Romanian or English language, related to the items of the OGMS agenda. The written questions related to the items of the OGMS agenda shall be sent and registered at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry by any type of courier  service with proof of delivery, or by e-mail with incorporated extended electronic signature, in accordance with Law no. 455/2001 on the electronic signature, at investor.relations@romgaz.ro by March 2, 2018, 3:30 PM (Romania Time), clearly marked with capital letters “FOR THE ORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS OF MARCH 7, 2018”.

 

The shareholders of the Company may send written questions related to the items of the OGMS agenda; in case of shareholders being natural persons, accompanied by copies of the identity documents of the shareholders (the identity documents shall enable the identification of the shareholders in the Company’s Register of Shareholders kept and issued by Depozitarul Central S.A.), and in case of shareholders being legal persons, accompanied by the copy of the identity document of the legal representative together with the original or a true copy of the excerpt issued by the Trade Register or any other document, original or true copy, issued by a competent authority of the country where the shareholder is legally registered, proving the capacity as legal representative, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the OGMS convening notice; documents proving the capacity as legal representative prepared in a foreign language other than English, shall be accompanied by their certified translation into Romanian or English.

 

Shareholders registered at the Reference Date in the Company’s Register of Shareholders kept and issued by Depozitarul Central S.A. may attend the OGMS and may vote:

 

i)                   in person – direct vote;

ii)                 through a representative with a special or general power of attorney;

iii)               by correspondence.

 

The special power of attorney form:

 

a)      shall be available, in Romanian and English language, as from January 31, 2018 at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry and on the Company web page (www.romgaz.ro);

b)     shall include the shareholder identification method, the number of owned shares, as well as the voting options “for” or ”against” or “abstain” for every issue to be voted upon;

c)      shall be updated by the Company if new items are added on the agenda of the OGMS;

d)     shall be filled in by the shareholder in three counterparts: one for the shareholder, one for the representative, and one for the Company. 

 

The general power of attorney will be awarded by the shareholder, acting as client, only to an agent as it is defined under Art. 2, Par. 1, point 14 of the Law No. 297/2004 on the capital market, or to an attorney-at-law.

 

The original copy of the special and general powers of attorney, in Romanian or English language, shall be transmitted to ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry by any form of courier service with proof of delivery no later than March 6, 2018, at 11:00 AM (Romania Time), in sealed envelope, clearly marked with capital letters “FOR THE ORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS OF MARCH 7, 2018”, along with the copy of the shareholder’s identity document (in case of shareholders being natural persons  - copy of the identity document, and in case of shareholders being legal persons – copy of the legal representative identity document) as the case may be, along with the original or the certified true copy of the excerpt issued by the Trade Register or the original or the certified true copy of any other document issued by a competent authority of the country where the shareholder is duly incorporated, proving the capacity as legal representative, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the OGMS convening notice.

 

If the representative is a credit institution providing custodian services and it submits a special power of attorney, such power of attorney shall be prepared in accordance with Regulation 6/2009 of CNVM and CNVM Executive Order No. 26/20 December 2012, signed by such shareholder and, mandatorily accompanied by a sworn statement issued by the credit institution which has received the special power of attorney for representation and stating that:

 

a)      the credit institution provides custodian services for that respective shareholder;

b)     the instructions of the special power of attorney are identical to those comprised in the SWIFT message received by the credit institution with a view to voting on behalf of the respective shareholder;

c)      the special power of attorney is signed by the shareholder.

 

The special and general powers of attorney may be also sent by e-mail at the address: investor.relations@romgaz.ro, having attached an extended electronic signature in accordance with Law No. 455/2001on electronic signature, no later than March 6, 2018, at 11:00 AM (Romania Time).

 

Access of shareholders authorized to attend the OGMS is allowed based on simple proof of identity, as follows:

 

a)       in case of shareholders being natural persons - based on the identity document;

b)      in case of legal persons – based on the copy of the excerpt or equivalent and the legal representative’s identity document, or the documents proving the capacity as legal representative of the legal person (in case the OGMS is not attended by the legal representative of the institutional investor), as the case may be;

c)      in case of a conventional representative, the documents provided at letter a) or b) above along with the special or general power of attorney. 

 

The capacity as legal representative shall be proved by providing an excerpt issued by the Trade Register (or by another institution of similar authority of the resident country of the shareholder being a foreign legal person), as original or certified true copy, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the OGMS convening notice. Documents proving the capacity as legal representative, prepared in a foreign language other than English, shall be accompanied by their certified translation into Romanian or English.

 

The shareholders of the Company may vote by correspondence, prior to OGMS, by using the voting ballot form for the vote by correspondence (the “Voting Ballot”). 

 

The Voting Ballot:

 

a)      shall be available, in the Romanian and English language, as from January 31, 2018, at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry and on the Company web page (www.romgaz.ro);

b)     shall provide the shareholder identification method, the number of owned shares and the voting options “for” or ”against” or “abstain” for every issue to be voted upon;

c)      shall be updated by the Company if new items are added on the agenda of the OGMS.

 

The Voting Ballots shall be transmitted as original copies, in Romanian or English language, to ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry, by any form of courier service with proof of delivery, or by e-mail at the address: investor.relations@romgaz.ro, having attached an extended electronic signature in accordance with Law No. 455/2001 on electronic signature, no later March 6, 2018, at 11:00 AM (Romania Time), clearly marked with capital letters “FOR THE ORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS OF MARCH 7, 2018”.

 

The filled in and signed Voting Ballots shall be accompanied by copies of the shareholders’ identification documents  (the identity document in case of natural persons, and the identity document of the legal representative in case of legal persons, respectively), as the case may be, along with the excerpt, as original or certified true copy, issued by the Trade Register or any other document, as original or certified true copy, issued by a competent authority of the state where the shareholder is duly incorporated, in proof of the capacity of the legal representative, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the OGMS convening notice.

 

If new items are added on the Agenda, after publishing the Convening Notice, the updated special power of attorney form and the Voting Ballot will be available at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry and on the Company web page (www.romgaz.ro), as from February 22, 2018.

 

The Voting Ballots/ special or general powers of attorney which are not received at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry or by e-mail until March 6, 2018, at 11:00 AM (Romania Time) shall not be counted towards the quorum and majority in the OGMS.

 

If the agenda is supplemented/ updated and the shareholders do not submit their updated powers of attorney and updated Voting Ballots, the special powers of attorney and the Voting Ballots submitted prior to agenda supplementation/update shall not be taken into account, except for the items included in the supplemented/updated agenda.

 

Should the statutory quorum for convening the OGMS not be met on the first date, namely March 7, 2018, the OGMS shall be convened on March 8, 2018, at 1:00 PM (Romania Time), at the same venue and with the same agenda. In the event of a new convening, the Reference Date for identifying the shareholders entitled to attend and vote in the OGMS is the same, namely February 23, 2018.

 

Additional information may be obtained from the Secretary Department of the General Shareholders Meeting and the Board of Directors, phone number 0040 374 401643, and on the Company web page (www.romgaz.ro).

 

 

CHAIRMAN OF

THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

NISTORAN DORIN-LIVIU

 

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

R E S O L U T I O N   NO 2/ 2018

 

of the Board of Directors of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale

“ROMGAZ” - S.A. Medias,

taken at the meeting of January 25, 2018

 

 

The Board of Directors of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale “ROMGAZ” – S.A., joined in the meeting on January 25, 2018 at 1:00 pm (Romania time) at the SNGN ROMGAZ SA working point located in Bucharest, Sector 1, 59 Grigore Alexandrescu Street,  4th floor, issues the following:

R E S O L U T I O N:

 

Article 1

In accordance with  provisions of Article 117 (1) of Company Law NO 31/1990, republished, as subsequently amended and supplemented and of Article 13 (1) of Articles of Incorporation of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale “ROMGAZ”-S.A., updated, the Board of Directors decides upon the following:

 

a)     Approve the convening of the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale “ROMGAZ” S.A. (OGMS) on March 7, 2018, 1:00 pm, at the headquarters of SNGN ROMGAZ SA, in Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County,  the conference room

 

b)     Establish March 8, 2018, 1:00 pm (Romania time)  for the second Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale “ROMGAZ” S.A., if the validity conditions for the  OGMS  of  March 7, 2018, 1:00 pm, are not met

 

c)      Establish February 23, 2018 as the „Reference Date”, namely the identification date of the shareholders entitled to participate in the OGMS of  March 7, 2018 and to cast their votes during such meeting

 

d)     Propose March 27, 2018 as „The Record Date”, namely the identification date of shareholders who are affected by the Resolutions of the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

 

e)     Approve the following OGMS Agenda of March 7, 2018:

 

Item 1    Present the Address of the Romanian Court of Accounts – Sibiu Chamber of Accounts no. 2046 of December 15, 2017,  and the Decision no. 26 of June 1, 2016 and the subsequent decisions issued by the Romanian Court of Accounts – Sibiu Chamber of Accounts

 

Item 2      Approve to modify the value of the fixed monthly gross allowance of Board members provided in the director agreement, further to implementing the provisions of GEO no. 79/2017 on amending and supplementing Law no. 227/2015 related to the Fiscal Code and based on article 18 of GEO no. 90/2017 on certain fiscal-budget measures to amend and supplement pieces of legislation and to adjourn terms, so that the value of the current monthly net allowance of the Board members remains unchanged

 

Item 3      Authorise the representative of the Ministry of Energy in the General Meeting of Shareholders to sign the addenda to the director agreements of Board members, as a consequence of item 2 above

Item 4      Establish March 27, 2018 as “The Record Date”, namely as the date of identifying the shareholders who are affected by the Resolutions of the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

Item 5      Authorize the Chairperson and the Secretary of the meeting to sign the resolution of the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders”

 

f)       Authorizes the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale, “ROMGAZ” SA, Mr. Nistoran Dorin-Liviu, to sign the Convening Notice of the OGMS which will be held on March 7, 2018.

 

 

CHAIRMAN OF

THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

NISTORAN DORIN-LIVIU          

 

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C O N V E N I N G   N O T I C E

The Board of Directors of S.N.G.N. „ROMGAZ” – S.A., a company managed in an one-tier system, incorporated and operating under the laws of Romania, registered with the Trade Register Office of Sibiu Court under number J32/392/2001, fiscal code RO 14056826, having its headquarters at Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County, with a subscribed and paid up share capital of RON 385,422,400 (hereinafter referred to as „ROMGAZ” or the „Company”),

CONVENES

the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (EGMS) on March 7, 2018, at 2:00 PM (Romania Time) at the headquarters of S.N.G.N. „ROMGAZ” – S.A., located in Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County, in the conference room, having the following:

 

AGENDA

 

Item 1       Approval the conclusion of an Addendum to the Service Agreement dated December 19, 2013 (Annex C to the JOA concluded between SNGN ROMGAZ SA and AMROMCO ENERGY SRL)

 

Item 2       Approval the increase SNGN Romgaz S.A. working interest in the offshore exploration-development-production block EX-30 Trident located in the Black Sea by accepting a 2.2% share of Pantlantic’s working interest following its withdrawal

Item 3       Establishing March 27, 2018 as “The Record Date”, namely as the date of identifying the shareholders who are affected by the Resolutions of the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

Item 4       Authorizing the Chairperson and the Secretary of the meeting to sign the resolution of the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

Only shareholders who are registered as S.N.G.N. „ROMGAZ” S.A. shareholders on February 23, 2018 (the „Reference Date”) in the Company’s Register of Shareholders kept and issued by Depozitarul Central S.A. (Central Depositary) may attend and cast their votes in EGMS.           

                                                     

Informational documents related to the items of the EGMS agenda, the draft resolutions proposed to be adopted by the EGMS will be available as from January 31, 2018, on working days, at the registry desk of the Company located in Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County, Romania, postal code 551130 („ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry”) as well as on the website of the Company (www.romgaz.ro).  ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry is open between hours 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Romania Time), except for non-business days and public holidays. The shareholders of the Company may obtain, upon request, copies of the documents related to the items included on the EGMS agenda.    

                                      

One or more shareholders representing, individually or jointly, at least 5% of the share capital of the Company may demand, through a request submitted to the Board of Directors of the Company, the insertion of additional items on the agenda of the EGMS (“proposals to add new items on the agenda”) and submit draft resolutions for the items included on the agenda of the EGMS (“draft resolutions for the items included or proposed to be included on the agenda”).

 

Proposals to add new items on the agenda shall be accompanied by a justification and/or a draft resolution proposed to be adopted.

 

Proposals to add new items on the agenda and justification and/or draft resolutions for the items included or proposed to be included on the agenda shall be:

                                                 

a)      sent to and registered at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry by any type of courier service with proof of delivery, or by e-mail with incorporated extended electronic signature, in accordance with Law no. 455/2001 on the electronic signature, at investor.relations@romgaz.ro  by February 16, 2018, 3:30 PM (Romania Time). Both means of transmission shall be clearly marked with capital letters “FOR THE EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS OF MARCH 7, 2018”.

 

b)     in case of shareholders being natural persons, accompanied by copies of the identity documents of the shareholders (the identity documents shall enable the identification of the shareholders in the Company’s Register of Shareholders kept and issued by Depozitarul Central S.A.) and in case of shareholders being legal persons, accompanied by the copy of the identity document of the legal representative together with the original or a true copy of the excerpt issued by the Trade Register or any other document, original or true copy, issued by a competent authority of the country where the shareholder is legally registered, proving the capacity as legal representative, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the EGMS convening notice; documents proving the capacity as legal representative, prepared in a foreign language other than English, shall be accompanied by their certified translation into Romanian or English.

                  

The supporting documents of the proposals to add new items on the agenda and/or draft resolutions related to the items included or proposed to be included on the agenda will be available as from February 22, 2018 at the registry desk of the Company located in Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County, Romania, postal code 551130 („ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry”) as well as on the website of the Company (www.romgaz.ro).  ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry is open between hours 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Romania Time), except for non-business days and public holidays. The shareholders of the Company may obtain, upon request, copies of the documents related to the items included on the agenda of the EGMS.

 

The shareholders of the Company may submit questions in writing, in Romanian or English language, related to the items of the EGMS agenda. The written questions related to the items of the EGMS agenda shall be sent and registered at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry by any type of courier  service with proof of delivery, or by e-mail with incorporated extended electronic signature, in accordance with Law no. 455/2001 on the electronic signature, at investor.relations@romgaz.ro by March 2, 2018, 3:30 PM (Romania Time), clearly marked with capital letters “FOR THE EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS OF MARCH 7, 2018”.

 

The shareholders of the Company may send written questions related to the items of the EGMS agenda; in case of shareholders being natural persons, accompanied by copies of the identity documents of the shareholders (the identity documents shall enable the identification of the shareholders in the Company’s Register of Shareholders kept and issued by Depozitarul Central S.A.), and in case of shareholders being legal persons, accompanied by the copy of the identity document of the legal representative together with the original or a true copy of the excerpt issued by the Trade Register or any other document, original or true copy, issued by a competent authority of the country where the shareholder is legally registered, proving the capacity as legal representative, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the EGMS convening notice; documents proving the capacity as legal representative prepared in a foreign language other than English, shall be accompanied by their certified translation into Romanian or English.

 

Shareholders registered at the Reference Date in the Company’s Register of Shareholders kept and issued by Depozitarul Central S.A. may attend the EGMS and may vote:

 

i)                   in person – direct vote;

ii)                 through a representative with a special or general power of attorney;

iii)               by correspondence.

 

The special power of attorney form:

 

a)      shall be available, in Romanian and English language, as from January 31, 2018 at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry and on the Company web page (www.romgaz.ro);

b)     shall include the shareholder identification method, the number of owned shares, as well as the voting options “for” or ”against” or “abstain” for every issue to be voted upon;

c)      shall be updated by the Company if new items are added to the agenda of the EGMS;

d)     shall be filled in by the shareholder in three counterparts: one for the shareholder, one for the representative, and one for the Company. 

 

The general power of attorney will be awarded by the shareholder, acting as client, only to an agent as it is defined under Art. 2, Par. 1, point 20 of the Law No. 24/2017 on issuers of financial instruments and market operations, or to an attorney-at-law.

 

The original copy of the special and general powers of attorney, in Romanian or English language, shall be transmitted to ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry by any form of courier service with proof of delivery no later than March 6, 2018, at 12:00 AM (Romania Time), in sealed envelope, clearly marked with capital letters “FOR THE EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS OF MARCH 7, 2018”, along with the copy of the shareholder’s identity document (in case of shareholders being natural persons  - copy of the identity document, and in case of shareholders being legal persons – copy of the legal representative identity document) as the case may be, along with the original or the certified true copy of the excerpt issued by the Trade Register or the original or the certified true copy of any other document issued by a competent authority of the country where the shareholder is duly incorporated, proving the capacity as legal representative, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the EGMS convening notice.

 

If the representative is a credit institution providing custodian services and it submits a special power of attorney, such power of attorney shall be prepared in accordance with Regulation 6/2009 of CNVM and CNVM Executive Order No. 26/20 December 2012, signed by such shareholder and, mandatorily accompanied by a sworn statement issued by the credit institution which has received the special power of attorney for representation and stating that:

 

a)      the credit institution provides custodian services for that respective shareholder;

b)     the instructions of the special power of attorney are identical to those comprised in the SWIFT message received by the credit institution with a view to voting on behalf of the respective shareholder;

c)      the special power of attorney is signed by the shareholder.

 

 

The special and general powers of attorney may be also sent by e-mail at the address: investor.relations@romgaz.ro, having attached an extended electronic signature in accordance with Law No. 455/2001on electronic signature, no later than March 6, 2018, at 12:00 AM (Romania Time).

Access of shareholders authorized to attend the EGMS is allowed based on simple proof of identity, as follows:

 

a)       in case of shareholders being natural persons - based on the identity document;

b)      in case of legal persons – based on the copy of the excerpt or equivalent and the legal representative’s identity document, or the documents proving the capacity as legal representative of the legal person (in case the EGMS is not attended by the legal representative of the institutional investor), as the case may be;

c)      in case of a conventional representative, the documents provided at letter a) or b) above along with the special or general power of attorney. 

 

The capacity as legal representative shall be proved by providing an excerpt issued by the Trade Register (or by another institution of similar authority of the resident country of the shareholder being a foreign legal person), as original or certified true copy, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the EGMS convening notice. Documents proving the capacity as legal representative, prepared in a foreign language other than English, shall be accompanied by their certified translation into Romanian or English.

 

The shareholders of the Company may vote by correspondence, prior to EGMS, by using the voting ballot form for the vote by correspondence (the “Voting Ballot”). 

 

The Voting Ballot:

 

a)      shall be available, in the Romanian and English language, as from January 31, 2018, at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry and on the Company web page (www.romgaz.ro);

b)     shall provide the shareholder identification method, the number of owned shares and the voting options “for” or ”against” or “abstain” for every issue to be voted upon;

c)      shall be updated by the Company if new items are added on the agenda of the OGMS.

 

The Voting Ballots shall be transmitted as original copies, in Romanian or English language, to ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry, by any form of courier service with proof of delivery, or by e-mail at the address: investor.relations@romgaz.ro, having attached an extended electronic signature in accordance with Law No. 455/2001 on electronic signature, no later March 6, 2018, at 12:00 AM (Romania Time), clearly marked with capital letters “FOR THE EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS OF MARCH 7, 2018”.

 

The filled in and signed Voting Ballots shall be accompanied by copies of the shareholders’ identification documents  (the identity document in case of natural persons, and the identity document of the legal representative in case of legal persons, respectively), as the case may be, along with the excerpt, as original or certified true copy, issued by the Trade Register or any other document, as original or certified true copy, issued by a competent authority of the state where the shareholder is duly incorporated, in proof of the capacity of the legal representative, issued no more than 3 months prior to the publishing date of the EGMS convening notice.

 

If new items are added on the Agenda, after publishing the Convening Notice, the updated special power of attorney form and the Voting Ballot will be available at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry and on the Company web page (www.romgaz.ro), as from February 22, 2018.

 

The Voting Ballots/ special or general powers of attorney which are not received at ROMGAZ Correspondence Entry or by e-mail until March 6, 2018, at 12:00 AM (Romania Time) shall not be counted towards the quorum and majority in the EGMS.

 

If the agenda is supplemented/ updated and the shareholders do not submit their updated powers of attorney and updated Voting Ballots, the special powers of attorney and the Voting Ballots submitted prior to agenda supplementation/update shall not be taken into account, except for the items included in the supplemented/updated agenda.

 

Should the statutory quorum for convening the EGMS not be met on the first date, namely March 7, 2018, the EGMS shall be convened on March 8, 2018, at 2:00 PM (Romania Time), at the same venue and with the same agenda. In the event of a new convening, the Reference Date for identifying the shareholders entitled to attend and vote in the EGMS is the same, namely February 23, 2018.

 

Additional information may be obtained from the Secretary Department of the General Shareholders Meeting and the Board of Directors, phone number 0040 374 401643, and on the Company web page (www.romgaz.ro).

 

 

CHAIRMAN OF

THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

NISTORAN DORIN-LIVIU

 

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

R E S O L U T I O N   NO 1/ 2018

 

of the Board of Directors of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale

“ROMGAZ” - S.A. Medias,

taken at the meeting of January 25, 2018

 

 

The Board of Directors of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale “ROMGAZ” – S.A., joined in the meeting on January 25, 2018 at 1:00 pm (Romania time) at the SNGN ROMGAZ SA working point located in Bucharest, Sector 1, 59 Grigore Alexandrescu Street,  4th floor, issues the following:

R E S O L U T I O N:

 

Article 1

In accordance with  provisions of Article 117 (1) of Company Law NO 31/1990, republished, as subsequently amended and supplemented and of Article 13 (1) of Articles of Incorporation of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale “ROMGAZ”-S.A., updated, the Board of Directors decides upon the following:

 

a)     Approve the convening of the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale “ROMGAZ” S.A. (EGMS) on March 7, 2018, 2:00 pm, at the headquarters of SNGN ROMGAZ SA, in Medias, 4 Constantin Motas Square, Sibiu County,  the conference room

 

b)     Establish March 8, 2018, 2:00 pm (Romania time)  for the second Extraodinary General Meeting of Shareholders of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale “ROMGAZ” S.A., if the validity conditions for the  EGMS  of  March 7, 2018, 2:00 pm, are not met

 

c)      Establish February 23, 2018 as the „Reference Date”, namely the identification date of the shareholders entitled to participate in the EGMS of March 7, 2018 and to cast their votes during such meeting

 

d)     Propose March 27, 2018 as „The Record Date”, namely the identification date of shareholders who are affected by the Resolutions of the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

 

e)     Approve the following EGMS Agenda of March 7, 2018:

 

Item 1    Approval the conclusion of an Addendum to the Service Agreement dated December 19, 2013 (Annex C to the JOA concluded between SNGN ROMGAZ SA and AMROMCO ENERGY SRL)

 

Item 2      Approval the increase  SNGN Romgaz S.A. working interest in the offshore exploration-development-production block EX-30 Trident located in the Black Sea by accepting a 2.2% share of Pantlantic’s working interest following its withdrawal

 

Item 3      Establishing March 27, 2018 as “The Record Date”, namely as the date of identifying the shareholders who are affected by the Resolutions of the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

 

Item 4      Authorizing the Chairperson and the Secretary of the meeting to sign the resolution of the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders”

 

f)       Authorizes the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Societatea Nationala de Gaze Naturale, “ROMGAZ” SA, Mr. Nistoran Dorin-Liviu, to sign the Convening Notice of the EGMS which will be held on March 7, 2018.

 

 

CHAIRMAN OF

THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

NISTORAN DORIN-LIVIU

 



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