STX has informed Aker Yards that they have received approval from the EU commission for the acquisition they did in October 2007 of 39.23 percent of the Aker Yards shares.
In a press release published on the stock exchange 7 November 2007 Aker Yards stated that STX will enjoy full voting rights for its shares in Aker Yards from the time the transaction is cleared by the EU Commission.
With the EU approval of STX's acquisition, Aker Yards confirms that STX now enjoys full voting rights for its shares in Aker Yards.
For further information, please contact:
SVP Corporate Communication and IR
Tel: +47 92 88 55 42
Investor Relations Manager
Tel: +47 95 14 11 47