Notice is hereby given that the Telkom board of directors have today declared Interim Dividend No.8 of 90 South African cents per share for the half-year ended, 30 September 2003.
In compliance with the requirements of STRATE, the electronic settlement and custody system used by the JSE Securities Exchange of South Africa, the company has determined the following salient dates for the payment of the dividend:
To holders of ordinary shares
|Last date to trade ordinary shares cum dividend||Thursday 11 December|
|Last date to register transfers of
certificated securities cum dividend
|Thursday 11 December|
|Ordinary shares trade ex dividend||Friday 12 December|
|Record date||Friday 19 December|
|Payment date||Monday 29 December|
On the payment date, dividends due to holders of certificated
securities on the South African register will either be
electronically transferred to shareholders bank accounts or,
in the absence of suitable mandates, dividend cheques will be
posted to such shareholders.
Dividends in respect of dematerialised shareholdings will be credited to shareholders accounts with the relevant CSDP or broker.
To comply with the further requirements of STRATE, between Friday 12 December 2003 and Friday, 19 December 2003, inclusive, no ordinary shares pertaining to the South African share register may be dematerialised or rematerialised. To holders of American Depositary Shares.
|Ex dividend on New York Stock Exchange||Monday, 15 December|
|Record date||Friday, 19 December|
|Approximate date for currency conversion
into US dollars
|Monday, 29 December|
|Approximate payment date of dividend||Friday, 16 January|
By order of the board
V V Mashale
24 November 2003
Share registrars: Computershare Limited, 70 Marshall Street, Johannesburg, 2001.
Postal Address: PO Box 62053, Marshalltown, 2107
Sponsor: UBS Securities South Africa (Pty) Ltd
Date: 24/11/2003 07:05:06 AM Produced by the JSE SENS Department
24/11/2003 Source: JSE NEWS SERVICE