Extension in time for holding annual general meeting of Sui Southern Gas Company Limited

Karachi, Sui Southern Gas Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that they have requested Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan for extension in time for holding annual general meeting of the company for the period ended June 30, 2016 has been acceded t by the competent authority for a period of 30 days therefore required to hold the forthcoming AGM and accounts therein by November 30, 2016.

Sui Southern Gas Company is an integrated gas company operating in Pakistan. The company is engaged in the business of transmission and distribution of natural gas besides construction of high pressure transmission and low pressure distribution systems. The company’s transmission system extends from Sui in Balochistan to Karachi in Sindh comprising over 3,220 KM of high pressure pipeline ranging from 12 – 24″ in diameter. The distribution activities covering over 1200 towns in Sindh and Balochistan are organized through the regional offices of the company. The company also owns and operates gas meter manufacturing plant in the country which has an annual production capacity of over 750,000 meters. The Government owns the majority of the shares which is presently over 70%. The stocks of the company are quoted on the Karachi Stock Exchange of Pakistan. The registered office of the company is located at Karachi.

The symbol “SSGC” is being used by the stock exchanges for the shares of Sui Southern Gas Company.