The Company has a policy to pay dividends of not more than 70 percent of net profit after tax and net of all reserves required by law based on the separated financial statements. However, the payment of dividend will depend on the cash flow, investment plan, contract terms and conditions that the Company is bound, including legal restrictions, necessity and other matters appropriate in the future. The resolution of the Board of Directors' approval for dividend payment will have to be proposed for approval by the general meeting of shareholders, unless it is an interim dividend payment whereby the Board of Directors has authority to approve the payment. However, such interim dividend payment has to be reported to the shareholders' following meeting.
Dividend Payout Information
|Earnings per share (Baht per share)||0.96||1.53||1.08||0.12|
|Dividend per share (Baht per share)||0.65||0.55||0.65||0.07|
|Dividend ratio to profit||1.00||0.43||0.40||0.40|
At the Annual General Meeting of Shareholder No.40 for the year 2018 held on Monday, 13th April 2018, the shareholders approved the appropriation of dividend from profit for the year 2018 of Baht 0.65 per share to the Company's shareholders' of 151 million ordinary shares in the total amount of Baht 98.16 Million. The Company paid such dividend in 10th May 2018.