TNK-BP To Pay Full 2008 Dividends

April 14, 2009
(TNK-BP) – “TNK-BP is not going to change its dividend policy and will pay full dividends for 2008 to shareholders in spite of the global financial and economic crisis,” co-owner of TNK-BP and Chairman, Viktor Vekselberg said today.

“In June, at the next meeting of the TNK-BP management, we will discuss and consider all aspects of the matter in accordance with our plans. There will be no surprises,” he added.

 “We have an established dividend policy, which implies payment of 40% of the net profit. We have no reasons to change it,” stressed Mr. Vekselberg. He assured that the shareholders of TNK-BP, “including minority shareholders, will get all dividends.”

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