The Capital Market Authority approves the capital increase request for Middle East Paper Company through the issuance of bonus shares
Tuesday, October 04, 2022 at 5:33 PM
The CMA has issued its resolution approving Middle East Paper Company’s request to increase its capital from SAR (500,000,000) to SAR (666,666,660) through issuing (1) bonus share for every (3) existing shares owned by the shareholders who are registered in the shareholders registry at the Security Depository Center as of the closing of the second trading day after the due date which will be determined later by the Company's board, such increase will be paid by transferring an amount of SAR (166,666,660) from “Retained earnings” account to the Company's capital. Consequently, increasing the Company's outstanding shares from (50,000,000) shares to (66,666,666) shares, by an increase of (16,666,666) shares. The extraordinary general assembly shall be held within six months from this approval date and the Company shall satisfy all regulatory requirements and applicable laws.