DGAP-Adhoc: Orascom Development Holding AG: Annual General Meeting approves all Board of Directors proposals

DGAP-Adhoc: Orascom Development Holding AG: Annual General Meeting approves all 
Board of Directors proposals

Orascom Development Holding AG  / Key word(s): AGM/EGM/AGM/EGM

13.05.2014 07:00

Release of an ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 KR
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Press Release

Annual General Meeting approves all Board of Directors proposals

Altdorf/Cairo, 13 May 2014 - The sixth Annual General Meeting of Orascom
Development Holding AG (Orascom Development) was held yesterday in Altdorf,
Switzerland. In total, 296 shareholders took part in the meeting,
representing 62.14% of total share capital.

All proposals put forward by the Board of Directors were approved by a
clear majority. This also includes the proposed changes to the articles of
incorporation relating to the Ordinance against Excessive Compensation in
listed stock corporations as well as the proposed creation of authorized
capital.

All members of the Board of Directors (with the exception of Jean-Gabriel
Pérès) stood for re-election and were confirmed in their office for a
further year. In addition, Jürgen Fischer and Jürg Weber were elected as
new members of the Board of Directors for a one year period.

Furthermore, there will be no dividend payment for the financial year 2013.

After the very challenging financial year 2013, the management of Orascom
Development expects no further losses for the first quarter of 2014.

About Orascom Development Holding AG 

Orascom Development is a leading developer of fully integrated destinations
that include hotels, private villas and apartments, leisure facilities such
as golf courses, marinas and supporting infrastructure. Orascom
Development's diversified portfolio of destinations is spread over eight
jurisdictions (Egypt, UAE, Jordan, Oman, Switzerland, Morocco, Montenegro
and United Kingdom), with primary focus on touristic destinations and
budget housing. The Group currently operates eight destinations; four in
Egypt El Gouna, Taba Heights, Haram City and Makadi, The Cove in United
Arab Emirates , Jebel Sifah and Salalah Beach in Oman and Andermatt in
Switzerland. Orascom Development has a dual listing, with a primary listing
on the SIX Swiss Exchange and a secondary listing on the EGX Egyptian
Exchange.

Investor Relations Contacts 
Sara El-Gawahergy        
Investor Relations Director   
Tel: +20 22 461 89 61
Tel: +41 41 874 17 11    
Email: ir@orascomdh.com         

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Language:               English
Company:                Orascom Development Holding AG
                        Gotthardstraße 12
                        6460 Altdorf
                        Switzerland
Phone:                  +41 41 874 17 17
Fax:                    +41 41 874 17 07
E-mail:                 ir@orascomdh.com
Internet:               www.orascomdh.com
ISIN:                   CH0038285679
Valor:                  A0NJ37
Listed:                 SIX
 
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