Notice of book closure of Kashf Foundation

Karachi, Kashf Foundation informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the transfer books of the company will be closed from March 24, 2023 to March 30, 2023 (both days inclusive).

Kashf is registered as a Non-Banking Micro Finance Company which is regulated by the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan. Kashf was set up in 1996 as the first specialized microfinance institution of Pakistan and began operations as a Grameen replicator.

Kashf’s main spheres of intervention include (1) Financial Services, (2) Insurance and Safety Nets, (3) Capacity Building Trainings, and (4) Social Advocacy Interventions.

Date and Time of Holding Annual General Meeting of Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited

Karachi, Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the date and time of holding Annual General Meeting of the Company has been changed to April 26, 2023.

The Share Transfer Books of the Company will be closed from April 20, 2023 to April 26, 2023 (both days inclusive).

Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited is founded as Dawood Hercules Chemical Limited in 1968, is an Investment Company listed on Pakistan Stock Exchange. It is publicly listed company, and is the investment holding platform for the Dawood Hercules Group; a business family with an entrepreneurial history spanning over a century.

Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited was incorporated in Pakistan on April 17, 1968. The principal activity of the Company is to manage investments including in its subsidiary and associated companies.

The Company deploys and manages investments across a diverse range of sectors, including in its subsidiaries and associated companies, and its subsidiary, Engro Corporation Limited, is one of the largest industrial conglomerates in Pakistan, and has leveraged joint ventures to scale up businesses and enhance capabilities for handling complex Greenfield projects.

The total number of shares of the Company are 481,287,116. The Earnings per share has decreased in 2020 and is 7.75 which was 10.02 in 2019. The Profit after Taxation is 3,727,994,000 in 2020 which was 4,821,697,000 in 2019.