Dateline 2016-02-24, The Star:
Petronas Gas Bhd earnings rose to nearly RM2bil in the financial year ended Dec 31, 2015 boosted by a one-off recognition of deferred tax asset (DTA) while it expects its agreements and utilities to underpin its steady performance for 2016.
It announced a dividend of 17 sen per share compared with 15 sen a year ago. For FY15, the total dividends were 60 sen compared with 55 sen a year ago.
Petronas Gas said it expected a challenging economic environment. However, it envisaged its steady performance to continue, backed by its solid business models under gas processing agreement, gas transportation agreements and regasification service agreement signed with its parent, Petroliam Nasional Bhd.