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Company Overview of George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad

Company Overview

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad engages in the manufacture and marketing of water meters, waterworks fittings, fiber glass reinforced polyester panel tanks, and various hot-stamped brass products and components primarily in Malaysia. The company also markets industrial measurement and automatic control products, compressed air pumping and heating equipment, valves, and pipes and pipeline fittings. In addition, it engages in the design, supply, installation, commissioning, and maintenance of instrumentation, process control systems, and Scada systems for industries, as well as building automation and building security systems. Further, the company is involved in mechanical and electrical turnke...

George Kent Technology Centre

Lot 1115

Batu 15

Jalan Dengkil

Puchong,  47100

Malaysia

Founded in 1936

Phone:

60 3 8064 8000

Fax:

60 3 8061 3295

Key Executives for George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad

Senior General Manager of Finance & Control
Age: 53
Total Annual Compensation: $516.0K
Chief Operating Officer
Age: 60
Total Annual Compensation: $480.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad Key Developments

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad Announces Final Single-Tier Dividend for Year Ended January 30, 2014, Payable on August 26, 2014

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad announced final single-tier dividend of 4.0 sen per ordinary share of MYR 0.50 each for the year ended January 30, 2014. The dividend will be payable on August 26, 2014 with EX-date of August 4, 2014.

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended April 30, 2014

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended April 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of MYR 64,863,000 against MYR 84,688,000 a year ago. Operating profit was MYR 8,796,000 against MYR 7,650,000 a year ago. Profit before tax was MYR 8,705,000 against MYR 7,928,000 a year ago. Profit for the period, net of tax, attributable to the owners of the company was MYR 6,473,000 against MYR 5,537,000 a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share attributable to the owners of the company were 2.9 sen against 2.5 sen a year ago. Net cash used in operating activities was MYR 39,435,000 against MYR 16,681,000 a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was MYR 795,000 against MYR 68,000 a year ago.

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad Proposes Final Single Tier Dividend for the Year Ended January 31, 2014

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad announced that it is proposing a final single tier dividend for the year ended January 31, 2014 of 4.0 sen, bringing total dividends declared and proposed in fiscal year 2014 to MYR 15.772 million, which represents a 44% increase as compared to the previous year.

Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
Merger/Acquisition
November 19, 2013
George Kent (Singapore) Pte. Limited
 

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