Almarai Co.'s shareholders approved yesterday the board's recommendation on paying cash dividend at 8.5% of capital, or SAR 0.85 a share, for the fiscal year 2019, according to a bourse statement.
Shareholders also approved the purchase of up to 10 million company shares from internal resources to be allocated to employees under the employee incentive plan.
In addition, they authorized the board of directors to complete the purchase process in one or several stages within a period not exceeding 12 months from the date of the extraordinary general assembly meeting.
Dividend Details (FY2019)
SAR 10 bln
Number of shares
SAR 850 mln
Percentage of capital
8.5% (SAR 0.85 per share)
April 5, 2020 (Including registered shareholders at the Securities Depository Center (Edaa) at the end of second trading day following due date)
April 13, 2020
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