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Eglisau, April 25, 2001
At the 73rd ordinary Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held in Zurich on April 24, 2001, the shareholders of Forbo Holding AG approved with a large majority all the proposals put forward by the Board of Directors. Some 300 shareholders took part in the event.
In line with the Board of Directors' proposal, the General Meeting of Shareholders approved a dividend of CHF 22.- per share, unchanged from the previous year.
In addition, the General Meeting of Shareholders approved the share repurchase program. This will allow the Group to repurchase own shares with a value of up to CHF 200 million for the purpose of a future capital reduction.
For the current year the Group expects a further increase of the operating result.
Forbo is a global producer of floor coverings and industry specialties. It employs around 6,000 people worldwide and has an international network of 28 production companies in 12 countries and 70 marketing organizations in 26 countries.
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