Jakarta. Shareholders of state-controlled Telekomunikasi Indonesia, or Telkom, approved a final dividend payout of Rp 13.5 trillion ($1 billion), or Rp 136.74 per share.
"The dividend will be paid on May 26 to shareholders who were listed as Telkom shareholders on May 5," Telkom president director Alex J. Sinaga said during a general shareholders' meeting on Friday (21/04).
The dividend is equivalent to 70 percent of the company's total net income of Rp 19.35 trillion last year, which was 25.7 percent higher compared with the year before.
Shareholders also approved the appointment of new Telkom directors and one commissioner.
Abdus Somad Arief was appointed as wholesale and international service director, replacing Honesti Basyir, who now serves as president director of state-owned drug maker Kimia Farma.
David Bangun now heads Telkom's digital and strategic portfolio, replacing Indra Utoyo, who became operational director at state-owned lender BRI on March 15.
Telkom also appointed Mas'ud Khamid as consumer director, replacing Dian Rachmawati, who now serves as the company's enterprise and business services director.
Zulhelfi Abidin was appointed as network and information technology solutions director, replacing Abdus Somad Arief.
The company also appointed Devy W. Suradji as commissioner, replacing Pontas Tambunan.
All other directors and commissioners remain in their posts, including president director Alex J. Sinaga.
Below is the complete list of directors and commissioners approved during Friday's shareholders' meeting:
President commissioner: Hendri Saparini
Commissioner: Dolfie Othniel Fredric Palit
Commissioner: Devy W. Suradji
Commissioner: Rinaldi Firmansyah
Independent commissioner: Margiyono Darsasumarja
Independent commissioner: Pamiyati Pamela Johanna Waluyo
Independent commissioner: Cahyana Ahmadjayadi
Board of Directors
President director: Alex J Sinaga
Finance director: Harry M Zen
Consumer service director: Mas'ud Khamid
Human capital management director: Herdy R Harman
Network & IT solutions director: Zulhelfi Abidin
Digital & strategic portfolio director: David Bangun
Wholesale & international service director: Abdus Somad Arief
Enterprise & business service director: Dian Rachmawan.