Dividends

Proposed Final Dividend for FY2016 - Schedule
Dividend per share0.75 cents per ordinary share
Ex-dividend date18 April 2017
Payment date3 May 2017

The Group's Dividend Guidance is: "For FY2016, our Directors intend to recommend and distribute dividends of 60% or more of our Group's net profit (excluding our China operation, and exceptional items)"

For the proposed final dividend for FY2016, the Directors proposed a dividend per share of 0.75 cents per ordinary share

The proposed final dividend of 0.75 cents per ordinary share in FY2016 would bring the total dividend to 2.79 cents per share in FY2016 (equivalent to 80.8% of the Group's net profit, excluding our China operation, and exceptional items), same as in FY2015

The proposed final dividend of 0.75 cents per ordinary share will be subject to approval by shareholders at the company's Annual General Meeting in April 2017

Similar to FY2016, the Group's Dividend Guidance for FY2017 is: "For FY2017, our Directors intend to recommend and distribute dividends of 60% or more of our Group's net profit (excluding our China operation, and exceptional items)"