|EX-99.1 - PRESS RELEASE, DATED JUNE 10, 2011, ISSUED BY NET 1 UEPS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. - NET 1 UEPS TECHNOLOGIES INC||exhibit99-1.htm|
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 10, 2011 (June 6, 2011)
NET 1 UEPS TECHNOLOGIES,
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction||(Commission||(IRS Employer|
|of incorporation)||File Number)||Identification No.)|
President Place, 4th Floor, Cnr. Jan
Smuts Avenue and Bolton Road
Rosebank, Johannesburg, South Africa
(Address of principal executive offices) (ZIP Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 011-27-11-343-2000
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
[ ] Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
On June 10, 2011, Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (Net1) issued a press release which details the South African Constitutional Courts ruling dismissing Net1s leave to appeal the Supreme Court of Appeals judgement related to the South African Social Security Agencys right to contract with the South African Post Office, citing that it is not in the interest of justice for the Constitutional Court to hear this matter. A copy of Net1s press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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 hereunto duly authorized.
|NET 1 UEPS TECHNOLOGIES, INC.|
|Date: June 10, 2011||By:||/s/ Serge Belamant|
|Dr. Serge C.P. Belamant Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board|