COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Feb. 15, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
ANNOUNCEMENT NO. 2 – 2011
15 February 2011Annual General Meeting 2011 With reference to Clause 5.3 of the Articles of Association of TORM and Section 90(3) of the Companies Act, the Board of Directors of TORM has decided that the Annual General Meeting of 2011 will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, 14 April 2011, at Radisson Blu Falconer Hotel & Conference Center, Copenhagen. Proposals, if any, from TORM shareholders must therefore be presented in writing to the Board of Directors before or on Wednesday, 2 March 2011. Contact: Sune S. Mikkelsen, VP IR, tel.: +45 39 17 92 00 About TORM: TORM is one of the world's leading carriers of refined oil products as well as a significant player in the dry bulk market. The Company runs a fleet of approximately 140 modern vessels in cooperation with other respected shipping companies sharing TORM's commitment to safety, environmental responsibility and customer service. TORM was founded in 1889. The Company conducts business worldwide and is headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark. TORM's shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen (Copenhagen:TORM) and on NASDAQ in New York (Nasdaq:TRMD). For further information, please visit www.torm.com . Safe Harbor Forward Looking Statements: Matters discussed in this release may constitute forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements reflect our current views with respect to future events and financial performance and may include statements concerning plans, objectives, goals, strategies, future events or performance, and underlying assumptions and other statements, which are other than statements of historical facts. The forward-looking statements in this release are based upon various assumptions, many of which are based, in turn, upon further assumptions, including without limitation, Management's examination of historical operating trends, data contained in our records and other data available from third parties. Although TORM believes that these assumptions were reasonable when made, because these assumptions are inherently subject to significant uncertainties and contingencies which are difficult or impossible to predict and are beyond our control, TORM cannot assure you that it will achieve or accomplish these expectations, beliefs or projections.