NETANYA, Israel, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) (the "Company") announced today that its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (the "Meeting") was held as planned on April 30, 2013, at which the following items were voted upon and duly approved by the Company's shareholders:
(1) to re-elect Ami Erel, Raanan Cohen, Rafi Bisker, Shlomo Waxe, Haim Gavrieli, Ephraim Kunda and Edith Lusky as directors;
(2) to re-elect Ronit Baytel and Joseph Barnea as external directors; and(3) to reappoint Somekh Chaikin, a member of KPMG International, as the Company's independent auditor. For more information, please see the Company's Proxy Statement relating to the Meeting, which was filed on Form 6-K on March 18, 2013. About Cellcom Israel Cellcom Israel Ltd., established in 1994, is the leading Israeli cellular provider. Cellcom Israel provides its approximately 3.199 million subscribers (as at December 31, 2012) with a broad range of value added services including cellular and landline telephony, roaming services for tourists in Israel and for its subscribers abroad and additional services in the areas of music, video, mobile office etc., based on Cellcom Israel's technologically advanced infrastructure. The Company operates an HSPA 3.5 Generation network enabling advanced high speed broadband multimedia services, in addition to GSM/GPRS/EDGE networks. Cellcom Israel offers Israel's broadest and largest customer service infrastructure including telephone customer service centers, retail stores, and service and sale centers, distributed nationwide. Through its broad customer service network Cellcom Israel offers technical support, account information, direct to the door parcel delivery services, internet and fax services, dedicated centers for the hearing impaired, etc. Cellcom Israel further provides through its wholly owned subsidiaries internet connectivity services and international calling services, as well as landline telephone communication services in Israel, in addition to data communication services. Cellcom Israel's shares are traded both on the New York Stock Exchange (CEL) and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (CEL). For additional information please visit the Company's website http://www.cellcom.co.il. Company Contact Yaacov Heen Chief Financial Officer firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: +972-52-998-9755 Investor Relations Contact Porat Saar CCG Investor Relations Israel & US email@example.com Tel: +1-646-233-2161 SOURCE Cellcom Israel Ltd.