Magyar Telekom Plc. 6-K 2011
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
Report on Form 6-K dated May 26, 2011
Magyar Telekom Plc.
(Translation of registrants name into English)
Budapest, 1013, Krisztina krt. 55, Hungary
(Address of principal executive offices)
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Shareholders Assembly approved Crnogorski Telekom dividend
Budapest May 26, 2011 Magyar Telekom (Reuters: MTEL.BU and Bloomberg: BÉT: MTELEKOM HB), the leading Hungarian telecommunications service provider, announces that its subsidiary, Crnogorski Telekom A.D. Podgorica, has held its Shareholders Assembly today and made a decision on a total dividend payment of EUR 18 million (around HUF 4.9 billion at the May 25, 2011 HUF/EUR exchange rate of 270.5) for the financial year 2010.
According to Montenegrin Accounting Standards, on a standalone basis, Crnogorski Telekom recorded a net income of EUR 19.4 million for 2010. In line with the decision of the Shareholders Assembly EUR 18 million will be distributed as dividends. Magyar Telekom, which has a 76.53% stake in the company, is entitled to a dividend payment of approximately EUR 13.8 million (HUF 3.7 billion).
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Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. We caution you that a number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement. Such factors are described in, among other things, our Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2010 filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.