The Capital Market Authority approves the capital increase request for Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) through the issuance of bonus shares
Monday, April 03, 2023 at 5:23 PM
The CMA has issued its resolution approving Saudi Arabian Oil Company’s (Saudi Aramco) request to increase its capital from SAR (75,000,000,000) to SAR (90,000,000,000) through issuing (1) bonus share for every (10) 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 (15,000,000,000) from the “Retained earnings” account to the Company's capital. Consequently, increasing the Company's outstanding shares from (220,000,000,000) shares to (242,000,000,000) shares, by an increase of (22,000,000,000) 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.