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Company Overview of George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad

Company Overview

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad, an engineering company, engages in the manufacture and sale of metering products and solutions for residential, industrial, and commercial customers in Malaysia. It operates through three segments: Engineering, Metering, and Others. The company manufactures and markets water meters, waterworks fittings, and various hot-stamped brass products and components. It also engages in the design, supply, installation, commissioning, and maintenance of instrumentation products, process control systems, and Scada systems, as well as building automation and building security systems. In addition, the company is involved in mechanical and electrical turnkey water infrastruc...

George Kent Technology Centre

1115 Jalan Puchong

Taman Meranti Jaya

Puchong,  47120


Founded in 1936


60 3 8064 8000


60 3 8061 3295

Key Executives for George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad

Senior GM - Finance & Control and Non-Independent Executive Director
Age: 56
Total Annual Compensation: 981.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad Key Developments

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended April 30, 2017

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended April 30, 2017. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of MYR 129,422,000 compared to MYR 122,964,000 a year ago. Profit before tax was MYR 25,036,000 compared to MYR 20,285,000 a year ago. Total comprehensive income for the period, net of tax, attributable to the owners of the company was MYR 17,575,000 or 4.9 sen per basic and diluted share compared to MYR 11,789,000 or 4.0 sen per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net cash generated from operating activities was MYR 14,500,000 compared to MYR 4,603,000 a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was MYR 575,000 compared to MYR 1,931,000 a year ago. Acquisition of other intangible assets was MYR 400,000 compared to MYR 643,000 a year ago. The Group posted another strong first quarter results with revenue of MYR 129.42 million and pre-tax profit of MYR 25.04 million. This was achieved on the back of better performance of both the Engineering and Metering divisions.

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad, Annual General Meeting, Jun 22, 2017

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad, Annual General Meeting, Jun 22, 2017, at 12:00 Singapore Standard Time. Location: 1115 Jalan Puchong Taman Meranti Jaya 47120 Puchong Selangor Malaysia Agenda: To receive the Audited Financial Statements for the year ended 31 January 2017 and the Directors' and Auditors' Reports thereon; to approve the payment of a final single-tier dividend of 5.0 sen per ordinary share for the financial year ended 31 January 2017; to re-elect Directors; to approve the payment of Directors' fee and benefits of MYR 867,000 to Non-Executive Directors for the financial year ended 31 January 2017; to re-appoint Deloitte PLT, as Auditors of the Company for the financial year ending 31 January 2018 and to authorize the Directors to fix their remuneration; to approve retention of Independent Non-Executive Director; and to approve authority to allot and issue shares in general pursuant to Sections 75 and 76 of the Companies Act, 2016.

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad Announces Final Single-Tier Dividend for the Financial Year Ended January 31, 2017, Payable on July 20, 2017

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad announced final single-tier dividend of 5.0 sen per ordinary share for the financial year ended January 31, 2017. The dividend is payable on July 20, 2017 to the shareholders of ex-date on 28 June 2017 and entitlement date on 30 June 2017.

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