Hollysys Automation Technologies to List on NASDAQ Global Select Market; New Ticker Symbol to Be "HOLI"
Jul 30, 2008
BEIJING, China – July 30, 2008 – Hollysys Automation Technologies, Ltd. ("Hollysys" or the "Company"), today announced that the Company has received approval to list its common stock on the NASDAQ Global Select Market. The shares are expected to commence trading on NASDAQ on August 1, 2008, under the stock symbol "HOLI." Prior to this move, the Company's common stock was traded on the OTC Bulletin Board under the stock symbol "HollysysYF".
The Company also announced that it has been invited by NASDAQ to ring the closing bell on August 8, 2008, to commemorate Hollysys' listing.
Dr. Wang Changli, Hollysys' Chief Executive Officer commented, "We are delighted to make the shift over to the NASDAQ Global Select Market. This transition marks a very important milestone for our Company. We are constantly striving to foster shareholder value and feel that the move to a prominent global exchange is a pivotal step in this process. We are also delighted to be invited to ring the closing bell on August 8th during a period when the world will be focusing on China's hosting of the 2008 Olympic Games. We believe that trading on NASDAQ will improve our visibility within the investment community and lead toward increased liquidity and an expansion in our shareholder base. We look forward to our future with confidence."
Hollysys Automation Technologies has become one of the leading automation systems providers in the PRC, developing a number of core technologies and completing numerous projects utilizing a wide array of automation products. The Company specializes in the research, development, production, sale and distribution of industrial automation and control systems, competing effectively with both domestic Chinese companies and large, multinational participants in the industrial, rail and nuclear power sectors. Hollysys adopts the philosophy - "concern the customers with sincerity", with the capabilities of technology innovation, it is focusing on industrial automation, covering digital railway signal & information systems, e-government, motor drive & transmission and safety control of nuclear power reactors. To know more, start here: www.hollysys.com.
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