I understood these statements, and others like them, to be material in nature.  These statements were made as part of the presentations that prompted a "yes" vote to allow 51% ownership by ARMZ.  


In that context, I would characterize statements to be more "commitment" than "intention."  Either way, many people invested in this company with understandings like this in mind.   I have posted it before and I will post it again:  if there is any doubt, here it is straight from the horse's mouth (although through a translator.)  Sergey starts at about 6:30: