The Fourteenth Annual General Meeting of Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited

Hong Kong, 19 May 2016 – The Fourteenth Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited (HKIRC) was held successfully today. One Director was newly elected by the members at the AGM.

The Board of Directors of HKIRC consists of eight independent non-executive directors, four appointed by the Government, two elected by members of the Demand Class, and two elected by members of the Supply Class.

Mr YOUNG Wo Sang, representing the Supply Class, retired by rotation at the AGM. There were two candidates standing for election for the Supply Class. Election for the Supply Class was conducted by voting via email or post in advance, or on-site voting during the AGM. The composition of the Board of Directors for Year 2016 is as follows:

Appointed Directors:

  • Mr Simon CHAN Sai Ming (continuation in office)
  • Prof Francis CHIN Yuk Lun (continuation in office)
  • Mr Stephen HO Wai Chung (continuation in office)
  • Mr Leo KAN Kin Leung (continuation in office)

Demand Class:

  • Mr Erwin HUANG (continuation in office)
  • Ms Ping WONG (continuation in office)

Supply Class:

  • Mr Eric FAN Kin Man (continuation in office)
  • Mr Lento YIP (newly elected)

HKIRC also published its 2015/2016 Annual Report in May. The public is most welcome to browse or download a copy from its website: www.hkirc.hk/content.jsp?id=50#!/&in=/webcontent/eng/hkirc/annual_report_2016.html

About HKIRC

Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited (HKIRC) is a non-profit-distributing, non-statutory company limited by guarantee designated by the Government of the HKSAR to undertake the administration of Internet domain names under the .hk and .香港 country code top level domain. HKIRC provides registration services for English domain names ending with .com.hk, .org.hk, .net.hk, .edu.hk, .gov.hk, .idv.hk, .hk and Chinese domain names ending with .公司.香港, .組織.香港, .網絡.香港, .教育.香港, .政府.香港, .個人.香港, .香港, and other domains to be introduced from time to time in Hong Kong.

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