Trading of Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited in Hong Kong and New York is Suspendedadmin
Wednesday, August 12th 2009
Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited, announces that, following a request made by the Company to the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, trading in its H shares was suspended with effect from 9:30 a.m. on August 11, 2009 pending the release of an announcement in relation to a proposed acquisition by the Company.
Trading in the Company’s American Depositary Shares, or ADSs, on the New York Stock Exchange was also suspended with effect from 9:30 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on August 11, 2009.
The Company will make an application to the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited to resume trading in the H shares of the Company upon the publication of the abovementioned announcement.
Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited is the largest coal producer in Eastern China. The Company was established as a joint stock company incorporated in the People’s Republic of China on September 25, 1997. The Company successfully listed its ADSs on the New York Stock Exchange, its H Shares on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, and its A Shares on the Shanghai Stock Exchange on March 31, 1998, April 1, 1998, and July 1, 1998, respectively.