Great Panther Silver reports Annual General and Special Meeting results

TSX: GPR
NYSE MKT: GPL

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

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For further information: Spiros Cacos, Director Investor Relations, Toll free: 1 888 355 1766, Tel: +1 604 638 8955, scacos@greatpanther.com, www.greatpanther.com

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