On 6 June 2016, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk held Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGMS) for the financial year of 2015 in Wisma Barito Pacific, Jakarta. In the Meeting, Shareholders of the Company have approved all agenda of the GMS, one of which were give ratifications and approval to the Company's Annual Report and Financial Statements for the financial year of 2015 and also approve the distribution of cash dividends to Shareholders amounting to USD $ 10.5 million or equivalent to 40% of the Net Income. In addition, the Meeting has also approved the changes of composition of the Board of Directors by appointing Mr. Kulachet Dharachandra as the new Vice President Director to replace Mr. Paramate Nisagornsen who resigned.
After the AGMS, the Company held Annual Public Expose 2016 with agenda on recent updates of the Company’s business operations and financial performance. The event which was attended by invitations from securities, banks, analysts and media ended with Q&A session with the Management.
Following is the Final Selection Announcement of UNTIRTA Student List of Scholarship Recipients, BATCH 3 - 2016, click here.
Following is UNTIRTA Scholarship Application Form 2016, click here.
PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk received a Gold Award for CSR Leadership Award category (less than US1 Billion in market capitalization) in The 8th Annual Global CSR Summit & Awards 2016 held in Bali, 21-22 April 2016. This award reflected the Company's awareness to the community which embodied in CSR programs that focus on environmental management, fair labor practices, excellent customer service through quality products, and sustainable social development. Last year at the same event, the Company won the Platinum Award for Product Excellence category.
On 21 April 2016, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk participated in planting 10,000 mangrove trees in the waters of Gulf of Banten, Pancer Village, Kasemen Districts, City of Serang. Activity to commemorate World Earth Day is the result of cooperation between the Company, the Provincial Government of Banten, Serang City Government and NGO's Rekonvasi Bumi. Present on the occasion, the Company's Management representatives, Mr. Suryandi, Mr. Piboon Sirinantanakul, and Mr. Abraham Sinatrawan, as well as the Banten Governor, Mr. Rano Karno with the Mayor of Serang, Mr. Tubagus Haerul Jaman. On the same day, the Company also signed an MoU for the cooperation of Environmental Services Payment with Forum Komunikasi Daerah Alira Sungai (DAS) Cidanau in the district of Serang, Pandeglang, and Cilegon. This assistance is expected to help the Forum Komunikasi DAS Cidanau and the local community to preserve the Cilegon watershed for the next five years.
On 26 February 2016, PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk and Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) renew the Memorandum of Understanding on the extension of the validity period regarding collaboration in research, consulting, training and early recruitment (scholarship). The MoU was signed by Mr. Suryandi, as Director of the Company and the Rector of ITB, Prof. Dr. Ir. Kadarsah Suryadi, DEA, at ITB Rectorate building, Bandung. Previously, this agreement has worked well for five years, and is now extended to 10 years. Both sides hope that in this second period, the collaboration can be improved and attain targets, and give excellent benefit to the Company and ITB in the coming five years.