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Special Dividend

Business Digest, February 21, 2013

MGM China declares special dividend

Macau casino operator MGM China declared a special dividend of HK$1.02 per share as it posted unaudited earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation of HK$5.31 billion last year, up 7.7 per cent from 2011.

Thursday, 21 February, 2013, 6:07am

Special dividend lifts Cofco shares

Shares in Cofco International, the largest grain trader in China, surged to their highest level in at least 17 years after it proposed a special dividend related to the spin-off of its unit China Agri Holdings.

The stock gained 9.51 per cent or 79 HK cents to close at HK$9.10 yesterday. It has risen 15.8 per cent this year.

10 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Lai See

HK$5.5 MILLION ASTERIX

Baker Group International Holdings notified the Hong Kong stock exchange of an amendment to its results announcement for the year to May. Citing a 'typographical error', the company reported its '31 May 2002 figure for 'Tax payable' - overseas taxation' should read HK$5,536,000, not '*' '.

eye for a bargain

29 Oct 2003 - 12:00am

TRACKER PAYOUT

Tracker Fund of Hong Kong, the index fund tracking the 33 constituent stocks of Hang Seng Index, will pay a dividend of 19 cents per unit. Ex-dividend date is today and the record date is Thursday. The distribution date will be on May 23.

29 Apr 2003 - 12:00am

Special dividend gives extra lift to utility's share price

Shandong International Power Development's decision to pay a special dividend helped its share price rise 9 per cent yesterday, according to analysts.

It finished at HK$1.33, up 11 HK cents.

Yesterday the H share said it would pay out a special interim dividend of 22.8 fen a share.

13 Jan 2001 - 12:00am

Dairy Farm special dividend

Dairy Farm International has announced that a resolution approving the payment of a special dividend was approved at a special meeting yesterday. Shareholders will receive a special payout of 9.65 US cents per share and the consolidation of every 10 existing ordinary shares into nine new ordinary shares.

8 Oct 1999 - 12:00am

SHK outlines dividend plan

SHK Convertibles says it will hold an extraordinary general meeting on December 29 to approve a plan to return cash to shareholders. The company is proposing a distribution of $1.30 per share on top of a special dividend of 20 cents.

1 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Shareholders gain after talks fail

SHK Convertibles says discussions with a consortium comprising the fund management arm of the Bank of China group and Kong Tai International Holdings to buy 34.9 per cent of the company have broken down. The company said it planned to return cash to shareholders through a distribution of $1.30 per share and a special dividend of 20 cents per share.

28 Nov 1997 - 12:00am

Tern special dividend

Tern Properties Co has posted an after-tax profit of $122.5 million for the year to March 1997.

It proposed a final dividend of five cents per share and a special dividend of three cents.

12 Jun 1997 - 12:00am

IDT releases special dividend

IDT International says it will pay a special interim dividend of six cents a share for the year to March 31 to mark the 20th anniversary of the company and the successful listing of IDT Holdings (Singapore), a company subsidiary.

2 May 1997 - 12:00am

Thai bonus

The Thai Asset Fund has announced that it will pay out a special dividend of US$1.44 for the period from May 28 to August 9. The dividend will be paid in units in MFC Invesco or in cash.

23 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

Investors of Egana rewarded

Timepiece and jewellery manufacturer Egana International (Holdings) boosted attributable profit 13 per cent to $107.5 million in the year ended December.

24 May 1996 - 12:00am

Dividend up on disposal

CHINA Strategic Holdings has declared a 50-cent dividend per share as a result of the favourable financial position of the company.

The company said the sale of a partial interest in a brewery for $400 million in December contributed to the profit.

The dividend included a special dividend of seven cents in addition to the interim dividend of 43 cents.

3 Jan 1996 - 12:00am

TVE site sale pays

TVE (Holdings) completed the disposal of its site in Broadcast Drive, Kowloon Tong, yesterday.

The company said it planned to pay a special dividend of $1.30 per share to shareholders registered on November 3. The dividend is to be paid on November 6.

19 Sep 1995 - 12:00am

CLP special dividend

CHINA Light & Power Co has announced a special interim dividend to shareholders of 35 cents a share. It said the special dividend represented just over half of the net profit garnered from the sale of the Hok Un site in Kowloon. The shareholders' register will be closed on June 7.

20 May 1995 - 12:00am

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