Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE)- Preference Share Dividend Payment

The Jamaica Stock Exchange has declared a quarterly preference share dividend, at a meeting of the Board of Directors of the company held on Tuesday, August 26, 2008 in the amount of 7.12 cents per stock unit payable on September 3, 2008, to stockholders on record as at the close of business on August 29, 2008. The X-date is August 27, 2008.