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NOVATEK’s shareholders approve interim dividends
Moscow, 17 October 2012. The Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (“EGM”) of OAO NOVATEK (“NOVATEK” or the “Company”) held on 16 October 2012 resolved to pay dividends for the first half 2012.
The EGM approved the interim dividends in the amount of RR 3.0 per one ordinary share or RR 30.0 per one Global Depositary Receipt with the total dividend distribution amounting to RR 9.1 billion. The dividends will be paid in cash by 15 December 2012. The list of persons entitled to receive dividends was compiled as at 10 September 2012.
The EGM also approved a long-term contract for the procurement of gas from OAO Sibur Holding.
For more information regarding the voting details of NOVATEK’s EGM please go to the Company’s website: http://www.novatek.ru/en/investors/meetings/.
PAO NOVATEK is the largest independent natural gas producer in Russia, and in 2017, entered the global LNG market by successfully launching the Yamal LNG project. Founded in 1994, the Company is engaged in the exploration, production, processing and marketing of natural gas and liquid hydrocarbons. Upstream activities of the Company’s subsidiaries and joint ventures are concentrated mainly in the prolific Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region, which is the world’s largest natural gas producing area and accounts for approximately 80% of Russia’s natural gas production and approximately 15% of the world’s gas production. NOVATEK is a public joint stock company established under the laws of the Russian Federation.