Kirin Brewery Co Ld
26 June 2002
June 13, 2002
Kirin Brewery Company, Limited
President: Koichiro Aramaki
Stock Code: 2503
Head Office Address:
Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Contact: Sumio Nagata
General Manager, Corporate Communication Dept.
Kirin Brewery Company, Limited to Name Sponsor for
American Despositary Receipts (ADRs)
At a meeting held today, the Board of Directors of Kirin Brewery Company,
Limited ('Kirin') resolved to select a sponsor* for Kirin ADRs distributed on
the U.S. NASDAQ exchange and promote disclosure of relevant information, with a
target date for selection of late August 2002.
The conclusion of a depositary contract clarifies the rights and obligations of
the issuer, the despositary bank and investors. The issuer is responsible for
information disclosure and sending ballots for the exercise of voting rights to
investors (holders of ADRs).
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