Date : 12 August 2008

Bonus Issue

SARAWAK OIL PALMS BERHAD

EX-date

26/08/2008
Entitlement date28/08/2008
Entitlement time05:00:00 PM
Entitlement subjectBonus Issue
Entitlement descriptionBonus issue of up to 226,825,776 new ordinary shares of RM1.00 each in Sarawak Oil Palms Berhad (“SOPB”) (“Bonus Shares”), to be credited as fully paid-up on the basis of one (1) new Bonus Share for every one (1) existing ordinary shares of RM1.00 each held in SOPB (“Bonus Issue”) on 28 August 2008
Period of interest payment to
Financial Year End
Share transfer book & register of members will be to closed from (both dates inclusive) for the purpose of determining the entitlements
Registrar's name ,address, telephone noSymphony Share Registrars Sdn Bhd
Level 26, Menara Multi-Purpose
Capital Square
No.8 Jalan Munshi Abdullah
50100 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-27212222
Fax: 03-27212530
Payment date
a.Securities transferred into the Depositor's Securities Account before 4:00 pm in respect of transfers28/08/2008 
b.Securities deposited into the Depositor's Securities Account before 12:30 pm in respect of securities exempted from mandatory deposit 
c.Securities bought on the Exchange on a cum entitlement basis according to the Rules of the Exchange.
Number of new shares/securities issued (units) (If applicable) 
Entitlement indicatorRatio
Ratio 1 : 1
Rights Issues/Offer Price 0

Remarks :
The Bonus Shares will be listed on the Main Board of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad on 29 August 2008.

Arising from the Bonus Issue, adjustments will be made to the Warrants of the Company in accordance with the provisions of the Deed Poll constituting the Warrants ("Adjustments"). An information circular detailing the Adjustments will be issued and despatched to the Warrant-holders in due course.

Pursuant to the Adjustments, a maximum of 11,361,502 additional new Warrants will be listed simultaneously with the Bonus Shares on 29 August 2008.

Symphony Share Registrars Sdn Bhd, the Registrar of SOPB, will issue and despatch the notices of allotment to the entitled shareholders/warrant-holders by 5 September 2008.

This announcement is dated 12 August 2008.


Announcement Info

Company NameSARAWAK OIL PALMS BERHAD  
Stock Name SOP    
Date Announced12 Aug 2008  
CategoryEntitlements (Notice of Book Closure)
Reference NoMM-080811-62768