Dividends | Ooredoo corporate


In Q4 2019 the Ooredoo Board approved a sustainable and progressive dividend policy for the company, aiming for a dividend payout in the range of 40% to 60% of normalized earnings
The Board recommended the distribution of a cash dividend of QAR 0.25 per share for FY 2019, in line with FY 2018, as confirmed in the AGM in March 2020.

Year ended Rate per share - Interim + Final
2019 0.25
2018 2.5
2017 3.5
2016 3.5
2015 3
2014 4
2013 4
2012 5
2011 3
2010 5
2009 7
2008 10
2007 4
 2006 10
 2005 8.5
 2004 8.5
 2003 7.3
 2002 6.6
 2001 6
 2000 5.1
 1999 4.6


  • Q. How can I buy Ooredoo shares?

    Ooredoo shares can be bought or sold through a stock broker, or generally through a financial institution that provides brokerage services.

  • Q. What is Ooredoo's fiscal year?

    Ooredoo’s fiscal year ends with the calendar year, December 31. Our quarters end on March 31, June 30, September 30 and December 31.

    Please check our IR calendar. Quarterly results are typically reported within 60 days of a quarter’s end.

  • Q. When is the next earnings release?

    Please refer to the Calendar of Events for a schedule of important upcoming dates.

  • Q. When is the next annual general meeting?

    The AGM is normally held in March as determined by the Board of Directors. Proxy materials are mailed to shareholders approximately one month before the meeting. For more details, please refer to the Calendar of Events.

  • Q. How can I get a copy of the Annual Report? And where can I find historical Ooredoo Financial information?

    You can view and download the latest Annual Report and Ooredoo financial reporting here.

  • Q. How can I contact the IR team?

    You can contact the Ooredoo IR team by email to [email protected].

  • Q. How many shares does Ooredoo have listed?


  • Q. Who are Ooredoo's independent auditors?

    Ooredoo Group auditors are rotated every five years, 2020 will be the last audit year for Deloitte.

  • Q. What is Ooredoo’s ticker symbol and which exchange does it trade on?

    Ooredoo’s ticker symbol is “ORDS” and its shares are listed on the Qatar Exchange and the Abu Dhabi Securities Market.


  • Q. Who should I contact when concerning changes of address, account statements and share transfers?

    If you are a registered shareholder in the Qatar Exchange, please contact +974 44333666.
    If you are a registered shareholder in the Abu Dhabi Securities Market, questions can be directed to them at +971 2 6277777.
    Please report any changes in address immediately. All correspondence, including dividend cheques, is sent to the address that shareholders register with the Exchanges detailed above.

  • Q. What is a Registrar for a publicly held company?

    A Registrar for a publicly held company keeps track of shareholder records and information. When shares change hands, the Registrar transfers the ownership of the share from the seller's name to the buyer's name. The Registrar reconciles all transfer records and makes sure that the number of shares debited is equal to the number of share credited. 

  • Q. Who should I contact if I don't receive my dividend payment?

    For dividend payments dated from 2011 onwards, you should contact Hassan Abdulla Ashkanani at QNB via email to [email protected].

    For any dividends paid before 2011, you should contact the Ooredoo IR team.