GOL Announces the Payment of 1Q08 Dividends.SAO PAULO, Brazil, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. , the parent company of Brazilian airlines GOL Transportes Aereos S.A. and VRG Linhas Aereas S.A., announces to shareholders that its Board of Directors, at a meeting held on April 25, 2008, approved the payment of intercalary dividends, referring to the first quarter of the fiscal year of 2008.
I - Amount of Dividends (1Q08)
The total amount dividends is R$ 36,414,106.38 corresponding to R$ 0.18 per common and preferred shares of the Company.
II - Record Date
All outstanding shares on April 30, 2008, inclusive, will be entitled to receive the dividends approved "record date."
III - Ex-Dividends Date
The Company's shares will be traded on Sao Paulo Stock Exchange Sao Paulo Stock Exchange
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IV - Imputation on Mandatory Dividends
The intercalary dividends approved will be imputed to mandatory dividends related to fiscal year 2008, with no remuneration whatsoever. The payment of dividends is resolved according to the quarterly intercalary dividends policy approved by the Board of Directors in the meeting held on January 28, 2008, in the fixed amount of R$ 0.18 (eighteen cents of reais), per share, per common and preferred shares of the Company during 2008. Regardless of the referred fixed amount, it is assured the payment of the minimum dividend of 25% of the corporate year's net profit, and if necessary, the Company will make the year-end adjustment.
V - Payment of Dividends
The dividends will be paid to shareholders, with no remuneration, on June 20, 2008.
About GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A.
GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. is the parent company of Brazilian airlines GOL Transportes Aereos S.A. and VRG Linhas Aereas S.A. GTA offers over 640 daily flights to 57 destinations connecting the most important cities in Brazil This article is about the municipalities of Brazil. The States of Brazil are divided into many municipalities. At present, Brazil has 5560 municipalities. The municipalities are linked below, by state.
Note: state capitals are now listed within the respective state. as well as the main destinations in South America. VRG offers over 120 daily flights to 14 destinations in Brazil. GTA and VRG operate a young, modern fleet of Boeing aircraft with low maintenance, fuel and training costs, and high aircraft utilization and efficiency ratios. The Company's service is recognized as the best value proposition in the market.
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