The YUKOS board of directors will consider the size of interim dividends for 2002, the company's press service reported to RBC. According to the board's decision as of November 15, 2002, an extraordinary meeting of YUKOS shareholders will be held on December 31 (in the form of absentee voting) to consider the payment of interim dividends for the first nine months of 2002.
In 2001, YUKOS allocated 15.250bn rubles (about $506m at the exchange rate as of January 1, 2002) for dividend payments. The net profit of YUKOS, calculated according to Russian accounting standards, totaled 90.8bn rubles (about $2.85bn at the current exchange rate) in the first nine months of 2002.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part