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Frequently Asked Questions

The Batelco Group, listed on the Bahrain Bourse {Bahrain Telecommunications Company (BATELCO)}, operates across 14 markets in the MENA region and internationally. The Batelco Group serves the consumer, corporate and wholesale markets in Bahrain and also delivers cutting-edge fixed and wireless telecommunication services to its customers in Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Yemen,Egypt, Guernsey, Jersey, Isle of Man, Maldives, Diego Garcia, St. Helena, Ascension Islands, and Falklands.

Batelco Group shares trade on the Bahrain Bourse under the Ticker: BATELCO.

 

Batelco shares can be bought or sold through qualified stock brokers and financial institutions offering brokerage services. 

The Group's current share price can be found here.

You should contact the institution from which you bought your shares or alternatively you can contact Batelco Group's registrar.

 

Office of the Registrar

Fakhro Karvy Computershare W.L.L.
Licensed and Regulated by the Central Bank of Bahrain
Zamil Tower, Office No. 74, 7th Floor,
Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Tel: +973 17215080, Fax: +973 17212055
Bahrain.helpdesk@karvy.com
www.karvycomputershare.com/FKC

The total value of your shares can be found by multiplying the current share price by the number of shares held.

Batelco's fiscal year ends on December 31 and its quarters end on March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.

Batelco Group's accounts are reported in Bahrain Dinars (BD) in accordance with guidelines of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB).

Batelco Group announces its results on a quarterly basis, at the end of each quarter, in accordance with the rules and guidelines set by the Central Bank of Bahrain and the Bahrain Bourse.

The Annual General Meeting is a meeting with shareholders that is held once a year for the purpose of allowing shareholder to approve the last years accounts, the final dividend per share and to vote on any other resolutions that require shareholder approval.

The Group holds its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders at its Hamala headquarters in the Kingdom of Bahrain each year. The Group's 2012 AGM was most recently held on February 25, 2013. 

Dividends are paid after approximately two weeks of the date of the AGM.  

You should contact Batelco Group's registrar

Office of the Registrar

Fakhro Karvy Computershare W.L.L.
Licensed and Regulated by the Central Bank of Bahrain
Zamil Tower, Office No. 74, 7th Floor,
Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Tel: +973 17215080, Fax: +973 17212055
Bahrain.helpdesk@karvy.com
www.karvycomputershare.com/FKC

You should contact the institution from which you bought your shares or alternatively you can contact Batelco Group's registrar.

Office of the Registrar

Fakhro Karvy Computershare W.L.L.
Licensed and Regulated by the Central Bank of Bahrain
Zamil Tower, Office No. 74, 7th Floor,
Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Tel: +973 17215080, Fax: +973 17212055
Bahrain.helpdesk@karvy.com
www.karvycomputershare.com/FKC

A registrar manages a company's share register on its behalf. The registrar is responsible for maintaining information on the company's shareholders and ensuring dividend payments.

Office of the Registrar

Bahrain Bourse
Bahrain Financial Harbour,
Harbour Mall - 4th floor,
P.O. Box 3203,
Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
Tel: +973 17 261 260
Fax: +973 17 228 061
registry@bahrainbourse.com.bh
www.bahrainbourse

The Group's Financial Statements and Annual Reports are available to download as PDF files in the Investor Centre section of the website.

Batelco Group's independent auditors are KPMG Fakhro.

 

Contact Details:

KPMG Fakhro

5th Floor, Chamber of Commerce Building

P.O. Box 710

Manama

Kingdom of Bahrain

The Group issues regular press releases on key events. An archive of Group news and announcements can be viewed here.

As of the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012, the Group was operating in six countries: Kingdom of Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Yemen. 

As of the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012, the Group had approximately 7.8 million subscribers.

For investor and analyst queries please contact investor@batelcogroup.com

For media and general enquiries, please contact public.relations@batelcogroup.com