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

Hong Kong, 18 May 2017 – The Fifteenth Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited (HKIRC) was held successfully today. One Director was re-elected by members of the Demand Class and one Director was newly elected by members of the Supply Class 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.

Prof. Erwin HUANG and Mr Eric FAN Kin Man, representing the Demand Class and Supply Class respectively, retired by rotation at the AGM. There were two candidates standing for election of each Demand Class and Supply Class respectively. Election for the Demand Class and Supply Class were 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 2017 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:

  • Prof. Erwin HUANG (re-elected)
  • Miss Ping WONG (continuation in office)

Supply Class:

  • Mr Gabriel PANG (newly elected)
  • Mr Lento YIP (continuation in office)

HKIRC also published its 2016 Annual Report in May. The public is most welcome to browse or download a copy from its website: https://www.hkirc.hk/content.jsp?id=50#!/50&in=/webcontent/eng/hkirc/annual_report_2017.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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Dorothy Chow / Kaman Choi
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Fax : +852 2319 2626
Email : marketing@hkirc.hk

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Maria Cheong / Elsie Yu
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Email : HKIRC@cohnwolfe.com