China Eastern Airlines 6-K 2013
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of January 2013
Commission File Number: 001-14550
China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited
(Translation of Registrant’s name into English)
Board Secretariat’s Office
Kong Gang San Lu, Number 88
Shanghai, China 200335
(Address of principal executive offices)
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Certain statements contained in this announcement may be regarded as "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may cause the actual performance, financial condition or results of operations of the Company to be materially different from any future performance, financial condition or results of operations implied by such forward-looking statements. Further information regarding these risks, uncertainties and other factors is included in the Company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The forward-looking statements included in this announcement represent the Company's views as of the date of this announcement. While the Company anticipates that subsequent events and developments may cause the Company's views to change, the Company specifically disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements, unless required by applicable laws. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing the Company's views as of any date subsequent to the date of this announcement.
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A joint stock limited company incorporated in the People’s Republic of China with limited liability)
(Stock code: 00670)
TO THE FINANCIAL SERVICE AGREEMENT
Reference is made to the circular of China Eastern Airlines Corporation Limited (the “Company”) dated 29 October 2010 (the “Circular”) in relation to, inter alia, the financial services agreement entered into between 東航集團財務有限責任公司 (Eastern Air Group Finance Company Limited) (the “Eastern Air Finance Company”) and the Company. Terms used herein shall have the same meanings as ascribed to them in the Circular.
In order to establish a systematic capital risk prevention mechanism and further ensure safety of the Company’s financial deposit in the Eastern Air Finance Company, on 16 January 2013, the Company entered into a supplemental agreement (the “Supplemental Agreement”) with the Eastern Air Finance Company to further regulate the balances of the Group’s deposits and loans with the Eastern Air Finance Entities on a pre-condition that the agreed maximum daily balance of each of the deposits and the loans under the Financial Services Renewal Agreement remains unchanged.
Under the Supplemental Agreement,
The terms in the Financial Services Renewal Agreement remain unchanged and in full force.
Pursuant to the Shanghai Listing Rules, the independent Directors have expressed their opinion as follows:
By order of the Board
CHINA EASTERN AIRLINES CORPORATION LIMITED
Joint Company Secretary
As at the date of this announcement, the Directors are: