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MEEZA holds first General Assembly Meeting after listing on the Qatar Stock Exchange, Cash dividend distribution of 8.1% of the nominal share value approved

March 5, 2024

MEEZA QSTP LLC – Public, the leading Data Center services and IT solutions company in Qatar, convened its Ordinary General Assembly Meeting on Monday, March 4, 2024. Chaired by Sheikh Hamad bin Abdulla bin Jassim Al Thani, the meeting took place at the Park Hyatt Hotel located in Msheireb Downtown Doha, Qatar, with a participation rate of 51.7% of shareholders.

The Assembly delved into a comprehensive agenda, engaging in discussions on all scheduled items. The Board of Directors presented its report on the Company’s operational and financial status for the year ending on 31 December 2023 and its future plans, receiving approval. The auditor’s report on the company’s balance sheet on the concluded year was presented and approved during the meeting. The Assembly reviewed and approved the balance sheet and profit and loss account for the year ended 31 December 2023. The Assembly also reviewed MEEZA’s Corporate Governance Report for 2023 and approved it.

Additionally, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) were appointed as the external auditor for the year 2024, along with the determination of their fees, based on the recommendation of the Board of Directors.

Furthermore, the General Assembly granted approval to the Board of Directors’ proposal for disbursing cash dividends to shareholders, totaling 52.7 million Qatari riyals. This equates to 8.1% of the nominal value of each share, translating to 0.081 Qatari riyal per share. The assembly also accorded discharge to the members of the Board of Directors from any liabilities during the same period and endorsed the allocation of board fees.

MEEZA continued its growth trajectory in 2023, culminating in its highest-ever annual profits, totaling 60.2 million Qatari riyals. This reflected an increase of 15.5% in comparison to the prior year. The net profit margin reached 14.2% during the same period, and earnings per share increased to 0.09 Qatari riyals. Furthermore, MEEZA experienced 19.8% growth in revenues, reaching 422.9 million Qatari riyals.