YTL Corp 1st Quarter Revenue Jumps 126% to RM3.9 Billion (US$1.2 Billion)
Profit Before Tax Up 60% to RM503 Million (US$148 Million)
YTL Power Declares 7.5% Single Tier Interim Dividend
YTL Cement Declares 7.5% Single Tier Interim Dividend
Kuala Lumpur, 19 November 2009
YTL Group Managing Director Tan Sri Dato’ (Dr) Francis Yeoh Sock Ping, CBE, FICE, said, “The Group has made an excellent start for the 2010 financial year with all divisions across the board registering earnings increases. In our utilities division, PowerSeraya in Singapore, the newest addition to the Group, continued to boost earnings this quarter. At 3,100 megawatts, PowerSeraya owns about 25% of Singapore’s licensed generation capacity, making it a behemoth in its operating sphere. Similarly, Wessex Water in the UK
continues to reign as the top-performing water company. We continue develop our intellectual capital through enhanced plant operation and maintenance (O&M) expertise and strong financial foundations to continue to add value to these new members of the Group’s family of companies.
YTL Teams Up With TM To Deliver 4G Network Services Nationwide
Bernama, 19 November 2009
YTL Communications Sdn Bhd is teaming up with Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) to roll out 4G network services by 2010 with the aim of bridging the digital divide between urban and rural populations.