SHANGHAI, July 27, 2016 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House" or the "Company") (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, would like to correct a clerical error concerning the shareholder meeting information (the "EGM information") made available to the holders of the Company's American depositary shares by the Company's depositary bank through its website in connection with the Company's upcoming extraordinary general meeting of shareholders (the "EGM"), to be held at 2:00 p.m.(Beijing Time) on August 5, 2016, at the Company's office at 11/F, Yinli Building, 383 Guangyan Road, Jing'an District, Shanghai 200072, the People's Republic of China.
The corrected EGM informationis as follows:
"Board Recommendation: the board of directors of E-House (China) Holdings Limited recommends that you vote
(a) FOR the proposal to authorize and approve the Merger Agreement, the Plan of Merger and the Transactions, including the Merger,
(b) FOR the proposal to authorize each of the members of the Special Committee to do all things necessary to give effect to the Merger Agreement, the Plan of Merger, and the Transactions, including the Merger, and
(c) FOR the proposal to instruct the chairman of the extraordinary general meeting to adjourn the extraordinary general meeting in order to allow the Company to solicit additional proxies in the event that there are insufficient proxies received to pass the special resolutions to be proposed at the extraordinary general meeting."
E-House (China) Holdings Limited ("E-House") (NYSE: EJ) is China's leading real estate services company with a nationwide network covering more than 260 cities. E-House offers a wide range of services to the real estate industry, including real estate online services through our 70%-owned subsidiary, Leju Holdings Limited (NYSE: LEJU), primary sales agency, secondary brokerage, information and consulting, offline advertising and promotion, real estate investment management and financial services, and mobile community value-added services. E-House has received numerous awards for its innovative and high-quality services, including "China's Best Company" from the National Association of Real Estate Brokerage and Appraisal Companies and "China Enterprises with the Best Potential" from Forbes. For more information about E-House, please visit http://www.ehousechina.com.
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Investor Relations Department
E-House (China) Holdings Limited
Phone: +86 (21) 6133-0809
Mr. Derek Mitchell
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