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RATCH pays THB 3.292 billion dividend of 2013 at THB 2.27 /share The remaining payment of THB 1.17 /share will be paid on 11 April

Bangkok:  Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding PCL (RATCH) announced its dividend of 2013 operating performance (1 January – 31 December 2013) at THB 2.27 per share. The remaining yearend dividend of THB 1.17 per share will be paid on April 11, 2014.

Mr. Pongdith Potchana, Chief Executive Officer of RATCH said that due to satisfactory result of the 2013 operating performance, RATCH recorded the net profit of THB 6.187 billion. The Shareholders’ Annual General Meeting Year 2557 (B.E) dated on March 28, 2014 has resolved the 2013 dividend to its shareholders at THB 2.27 per share. The payment to 1,450 million shares has totally amounted at THB 3.292 billion, accounting for 53.20 percent of its consolidated profit. The Company maintains reasonable return to shareholders and the dividend payment throughout 14 consecutive years has been made in compliance with its dividend payment policy of not less than 40% of the profit.

The interim dividend payment of BHT 1.10 per share was made on September 18, 2013, the remaining yearend dividend of BHT 1.17 per share or BHT 1.697 billion in total will be accordingly paid on April 11, 2014. The dividend will be paid from retained earnings after the 23% corporate income tax base and the dividend receivers are therefore able to collect tax credit.

For the Operating performance of year 2013, RATCH recorded the net profit of THB 6.187 billion, a THB 4.27 per share.  As of 31 December 2013, the Company's total assets valued THB 88.903 billion.

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