Announcement Details :
The Board of Directors has recommended a first and final dividend of 3.0% less 25% income tax (2.25 sen net per ordinary share) in respect of the financial year ended 31 December 2008, for the approval of the Company's shareholders at the forthcoming Annual General Meeting. Based on the issued and paid up as at 31 December 2008 of 700,171,527 ordinary shares, the dividend payable would amount to RM15,754,000. The financial statements for the current year do not reflect this proposed dividend. Such dividend, if approved by the shareholders, will be accounted for in equity in the financial year ending 31 December 2009.
The entitlement and payment dates in respect of this proposed dividend will be announced at a later date.
This announcement is dated 23 February 2009.