Earnings releases


Interim Results for the half-year ended 30 June 2003


DIVIDEND DECLARATION
 
Notice is hereby given that the board has declared an interim dividend (number 150) of 80 cents per share for the financial year ended 31 December 2002 payable to shareholders recorded in the register at the close of business on Friday, 23 August 2002.

The salient dates of the declaration and payment of this interim dividend are as follows:
  
Last date to trade ordinary shares "CUM" dividend Friday, 16 August 2002
Ordinary shares trade "EX" dividend Monday, 19 August 2002
Record date Friday, 23 August 2002
Payment date Thursday, 29 August 2002

No dematerialisation or rematerialisation of share certificates may take place between Monday, 19 August 2002 and Friday, 23 August 2002, both days inclusive.

The dividend is declared in the currency of the Republic of South Africa. Dividends paid by the United Kingdom transfer secretaries will be paid in British currency at the rate of exchange ruling at the close of business on Friday, 16 August 2002.

For and on behalf of the board

M A Kennedy
Group Secretary

Amanzimnyama, 
Tongaat, KwaZulu-Natal
31 July 2002