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EANS-General Meeting: OMV Aktiengesellschaft / Invitation to the General Meeting

Convocation of the Annual General Meeting of OMV Aktiengesellschaft on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at 2.00 pm CEST (Local Time Vienna), at Congress Center Messe Wien, Reed Messe Wien GmbH, Messeplatz 1, 1020 Vienna, Austria.

April 14, 2015

Austrian Plastics and Fertiliser Maker Borealis to Go Public?

The head of Austrian plastics and fertiliser maker Borealis, CEO Mark Garrett, said an interview for Reuters the firm was against a potential IPO as the firm was ‘satisfied with the current ownership structure. And yet, the stock listing remains an option, Garrett concedes.

April 10, 2015

OMV Eyes Business Opportunities in Iran After Nuclear Agreement

Listed oil and gas group OMV hopes for new business opportunities in Iran after the country and six major powers reached an outline agreement on Iran's nuclear programme. OMV could return to its natural gas project South Pars, should sanctions on Iran be relaxed.

April 7, 2015

OMV's Gerhard Roiss Earns EUR 4,46 Million in 2014

The departing head of oil and gas group OMV Gerhard Roiss has got a substantial remuneration for his work in 2014.

March 31, 2015

Environmental Organizations Against OMV's Upstream Plans in Adriatic Sea

The oil upstream plans of OMV at the Croatian coast have triggered an action of Croatian environmental organizations Global 2000 and Zelena Akcija in front of the OMV head quarter. The environmentalists claim the OMV’s actions threaten the sensitive ecosystem of the Adriatic Sea and the livelihoods of many Croatian people.

March 31, 2015

OMV Aktiengesellschaft / Yearly Report

OMV Aktiengesellschaft is declaring the following financial reports below.

March 30, 2015

Update: OMV Appoints Outsider Rainer Seele as New CEO

The head of German oil and gas producer Wintershall is going to transfer to Austria’s listed oil and gas concern OMV as of 1 July 2015, taking the place of Gerhard Roiss as CEO. The incumbent CEO is going to leave the company on 30 June. Seele’s appointment as new helmsman of the Austrian firm was hailed as a "corner stone for the company”, by supervisory board head Rudolf Kemler during the press conference. Seele has been appointed for three years and his tenure may get extended by another two years. During his time in Wintershall he managed to raise production by over a half to 385,000 boe/d. Seele is a German citizen. He did not want to disclose his plans for OMV.

March 30, 2015

OMV Appoints Outsider Rainer Seele as New CEO

The Supervisory Board of OMV appointed Rainer Seele (54) as the new Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of OMV. Rainer Seele has accepted the appointment. He will assume the position effective July 1, 2015 for a three-year period, with an extension option for OMV for further two years. The current Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO Gerhard Roiss will resign from his position on June 30, 2015 as previously announced.

March 27, 2015

OMV Aktiengesellschaft / Announcement pursuant to section 82 para 9 Austrian Stock Exchange Act

OMV Aktiengesellschaft ("OMV" or "Company") intends to transfer treasury shares to members of the Executive Board and senior executives as well as potentials of OMV under the (i) Long Term Incentive Plan (LTIP) 2012 and the (ii) Matching Share Plan (MSP) 2014, based on the resolution of OMV's Supervisory Board of March 18, 2015 and the report pursuant to section 65 para 1b in conjunction with sections 171 para 1 and 153 para 4 Stock Corporation Act which was published on February 26, 2015.

March 18, 2015

OMV: Press Speculations on Pending Change of CEO

Listed oil and gas group OMV became the subject of a storm of press speculations ahead of the sitting of the concern's supervisory board slated for Wednesday where the decision on the replacement of incumbent CEO Gerhard Roiss is to be made. Roiss's contract is to be terminated early as per the decision made in October. Still, there is some doubt as to whether Rudolf Kemler, Roiss apparent opponent set to leave OMV supervisory board as well as the helm of state holding OIAG, should make the decision. Update: OMV's supervisory board will name the replacement for incumbent CEO Gerhard Roiss on March 27, the company said.

March 17, 2015 · Updated: March 19, 2015; 13:00