2016

Great Panther Silver Reports Annual General And Special Meeting Results

June 10, 2016

VANCOUVER, June 10, 2016  /CNW/ - GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX: GPR; NYSE MKT: GPL; "Great Panther") reports the results of its Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting") held on June 9, 2016 in Vancouver, BC.

A total of 66,956,494 votes were cast representing 46.72% of the issued and outstanding common shares as of the record date for the Meeting.  All of the proposed candidates were duly elected as directors by shareholders present or represented by proxy. 

The election of each director nominee was as follows:

Director

 

Votes for

 

Votes withheld

 

Percent for

 

Percent withheld

Robert A. Archer

 

19,202,025

 

381,530

 

98.05%

 

1.95%

R. W. (Bob) Garnett

 

19,067,834

 

515,721

 

97.37%

 

2.63%

Kenneth W. Major

 

19,125,824

 

457,731

 

97.66%

 

2.34%

John Jennings

 

19,146,202

 

437,353

 

97.77%

 

2.23%

W. J. (James) Mullin

 

18,778,638

 

804,917

 

95.89%

 

4.11%

Jeffrey R. Mason

 

14,424,326

 

5,159,229

 

73.66%

 

26.34%

                 

Shareholders voted 96.72% in favour of setting the number of directors at six, 97.05% in favour of appointing KPMG LLP as auditors and authorizing the directors to fix the auditor remuneration, 89.69% in favour of the continuation of the Share Option Plan with certain amendments, and 96.88% in favour of approving and ratifying the Shareholder Rights Plan.

ABOUT GREAT PANTHER

Great Panther Silver Limited is a primary silver mining and exploration company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange trading under the symbol GPR, and on the NYSE MKT trading under the symbol GPL.  Great Panther's current activities are focused on the mining of precious metals from its two wholly-owned mining operations in Mexico: the Guanajuato Mine Complex, which includes the San Ignacio Mine, and the Topia Mine in Durango. 

Robert Archer
President & CEO

SOURCE Great Panther Silver Limited

Spiros Cacos
Director
Investor Relations
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