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Last 1.11 MYR
Change Today -0.04 / -3.48%
Volume 321.3K
As of 4:53 AM 09/1/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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george kent (malaysia) bhd (GKEN) Details

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad operates as an mechanical and electrical engineering company in Malaysia. It operates in three segments: Metering, Engineering, and Others. The company manufactures and markets water meters, waterworks fittings, and various hot-stamped brass products and components; and markets industrial measurement and automatic control products, compressed air pumping and heating equipment, valves, and pipes and pipeline fittings. It also engages in the design, supply, installation, commissioning, and maintenance of instrumentation, process control systems, and Scada systems for industry, as well as building automation and building security systems. In addition, the company is involved in mechanical and electrical turnkey water infrastructure project management; civil engineering construction; and turnkey contracting, project management in construction upgrading, rehabilitation, and expansion of water treatment plants and related facilities, such as raw water intake plants, pumping stations, and power generating plants, as well as undertakes build operate-transfer and transfer-operate-transfer projects in water and water-related industries. Further, it undertakes operations and maintenance services for water treatment plants, as well as manages privatized water utility companies. The company was founded in 1936 and is based in Puchong, Malaysia.

Founded in 1936

george kent (malaysia) bhd (GKEN) Top Compensated Officers

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

george kent (malaysia) bhd (GKEN) Key Developments

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad Appoints Dato Ahmad Khairummuzammil Bin Mohd Yusoff as Independent and Non Executive Director

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad announced the appointment of Dato Ahmad Khairummuzammil Bin Mohd Yusoff as Independent and Non Executive Director, with effect from June 30, 2015. He was Deputy Chairman of the Urban Development Authority (UDA) Kuala Lumpur from 1978 to 1981. He was subsequently appointed the director general, Chief Executive and Board Member of UDA in 1981. From May 1986 to 1994, he held various senior management positions in the Kumpulan Guthrie Berhad Group and also executive director of Kumpulan Guthrie Berhad Group from May 1986 to December 1987. He was a vice president and a director of HICOM Holdings Berhad from February 1995 to July 2000 and subsequently held the post of Group Director in the DRB-Hicom Group until March 2006. He is currently the chairman of Metrojaya Berhad and an Independent Non-Executive Director of Johan Holdings Berhad.

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended April 30, 2015

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended April 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported revenue of MYR 59,026,000 compared to MYR 64,863,000 a year ago. Profit before tax was MYR 13,168,000 compared to MYR 8,705,000 a year ago. Profit for the period, net of tax, attributable to the owners of the company was MYR 9,869,000 or 3.3 sen per basic and diluted share compared to MYR 6,473,000 or 2.2 sen per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net cash generated from operating activities was MYR 11,812,000 compared to net cash used in operating activities of MYR 40,274,000 a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was MYR 423,000 compared to MYR 795,000 a year ago. Acquisition of other intangible assets was MYR 164,000 compared to MYR 105,000 a year ago.

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad, Annual General Meeting, Jun 30, 2015

George Kent (Malaysia) Berhad, Annual General Meeting, Jun 30, 2015., at 15:00 Singapore Standard Time. Location: 1115, Jalan Puchong, Taan Meranti Jaya. Agenda: To receive the audited financial statements for the year ended 31 January 2015 and the directors' and auditors' reports thereon; to approve the payment of a final single-tier dividend of 2.1 sen per ordinary share of MYR 0.50 each for the financial year ended 31 January 2015; to re-elect the directors of the company; to approve the payment of directors' Fee of MYR 406,000 for the financial year ended 31 January 2015; to appoint Messrs Deloitte as Auditors of the company in place of the retiring Auditors, Messrs Deloitte & Touche and to authorize the directors to fix their remuneration; to consider the special business, to consider and if thought fit, pass with or without modifications the following as resolutions that retention of Independent Non-Executive Director; to consider the authority to allot and issue shares in general pursuant to Section 132D Of The Companies Act, 1965; and to transact any other business.


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