Astragraphia Distributing Dividend 75 % From Net Profit in 2008
Jakarta, May 9, 2008 - PT Astra Graphia Tbk (ASGR) distributed dividend by Rp.40,-/shares which is 75% derived from net profit in 2007. It was announced in the annual public exposure today after approval of the Annual General meeting of shareholders which held earlier. The value of this dividend has included interim dividends with amount Rp.8,- which has been distributed in November last year by ASGR, and the remaining Rp.32,- will be paid on June 27, 2008.
The meeting authorized the ASGR financial report which noted an increase of net income by 17.2% from Rp.619,04 billion to Rp.725,58 billion. This double digit growth was reached by ASGR three times since 2005. Business profit also increased by 23.9% from Rp.76,73 billion to Rp.95,05 billion.
Lukito Dewandaya, President Director ASGR argued the ASGR plan forward that determined to grow faster, both in terms of business that exists today and new business opportunities. This is further enhanced by increasing the skills and competences of employees also strengthen the distribution and service network has been owned currently.
The meeting also agreed to change the budget Base in order to adjust to the law No. 40 of 2007 about the limited company, as well as changes to the makeup of the Board of Commissioners and Directors.
PT Astra Graphia Tbk is a public company since 1976, and listed its shares on the Indonesia stock exchange. Astragraphia focuses on Business Solutions Documents and information technology with the main partner is Fuji Xerox. Network services include 75 service points spread over 21 branch offices and other locations across Indonesia.
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Corporate Secretary PT Astra Graphia Tbk
Telp: 390 9190 / Fax: 390 9151