Master Drilling Group Limited announced that, in respect of the financial year ended 31 December 2023, the Board on 25 March 2024 declared a gross dividend of 52.5 cents per share in ZAR terms payable to shareholders recorded in the Company's share register on 17 May 2024. This dividend represents a 5 times earnings cover which is in line with the desired level indicated in its listing prospectus, of a 4 to 5 times earnings cover. Last date to trade cum dividend is 14 May 2024.
Trading ex-dividend commences is 15 May 2024.
Record date is 17 May 2024. Payment date is 20 May 2024.