Directors dealing in securities
Thursday, 28 December 2006
In terms of paragraphs 3.63 - 3.74 of the Listings Requirements of the JSE Limited shareholders are advised that the following information relating to share dealings by the following directors as agreed with various investors at a price equal to the capital raising price resulting from the secondary listing of the company on AIM is accordingly disclosed:
Admission to AIM
Tuesday, 19 December 2006
Petmin, the Johannesburg-based JSE-listed (JSE:PET) (AIM: PTMN) mining company, today announces its proposed admission to London Stock Exchange plc's Alternative Investment Market ("AIM")("Admission")and a conditional placing (the "Placing") of 40,000,000 new ordinary shares of ZAR0.25 each in the Company ("Placing Shares") at 9p per share (approximately ZAR 1.26)("Placing Price") to raise approximately GBP3.6m (approximately ZAR 50.4m) before expenses. The Placing represents approximately 9% of the Company`s current issued share capital.
Capital raising and proceeds from disposal of non-core asset target future growth
Tuesday, 19 December 2006
JSE-listed silica and anthracite producer Petmin Limited (Petmin) is scheduled to list on the London Stock Exchange’s Alternative Investment Market (AIM) on Wednesday, 20 December.
The sale of Petminís 100% interest in Baobab to GVM
Thursday, 14 December 2006
With reference to an announcement by GVM Metals Limited ("GVM") Petmin is pleased to advise that an agreement has been reached with GVM to acquire 100% of the issued share capital of Baobab Mining & Exploration (Proprietary) Limited("Boabab"), a subsidiary company of Petmin. Baobab was acquired as part of the acquisition of Springlake Holdings, previously announced on 01 December 2005. This disposal is in line with Petmin`s strategy of focussing on cash or near cash producing assets.
Dealing In securities by Directors
Friday, 8 December 2006
Decorum Capital Partners (Pty) Ltd, of which Mr. Doig and Mr. Taylor are minority shareholders, has in restructuring its investment portfolio sold 700 000 shares.
Results Of The Annual General Meeting
Thursday, 9 November 2006
River Group is authorised to announce that, at the annual general meeting of Petmin held on Thursday, 09 November 2006, all the resolutions proposed were approved by the requisite majority of shareholders present or represented by proxy and will, where necessary, be registered with the Registrar of Companies.
Condensed Consolidated Reviewed Financial Statements for the year ended 30 June 2006
Monday, 11 September 2006
SamQuarz performance ‘exceptional’; Somkhele development on track
Monday, 11 September 2006
Petmin Limited today (11 September 2006) announced a 72% increase in net profit after tax to R48.6 million for the year ended 30 June 2006
Trading statement and South African Reserve Bank approval for secondary listing granted
Thursday, 31 August 2006
Shareholders of Petmin are hereby advised that headline earnings per share for the full year ended 30 June 2006 are expected to be approximately 4.9 cents per share, an increase of 51 %. Basic earnings per share are expected to be approximately 16.3 cents per share, a decrease of 2.6 %. The difference between the headline and basic earnings per share is due to profit generated on the acquisition of subsidiaries.
Withdrawal of cautionary announcement
Thursday, 20 July 2006
Shareholders are referred to the cautionary announcement dated 9 June 2006. Petmin wishes to announce that, based on the outcome of a comprehensive due diligence investigation pertaining to the transaction which envisaged inter alia a listing of Petmin"s assets on a foreign stock exchange, Petmin has elected not to pursue the transaction. The cautionary in respect of the transaction is therefore withdrawn and caution is no longer required to be exercised by shareholders when dealing in their securities.
Further cautionary announcement
Friday, 9 June 2006
Further to the cautionary announcement dated 24 April 2006 shareholders are advised that negotiations are still in progress which, if successfully concluded may have a material effect on the price of Petmin"s securities.
FTSE/JSE Africa Index Series
Monday, 29 May 2006
26 May 2006
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Results Of The General Meeting
Friday, 12 May 2006
River Group is authorised to announce that, at the general meeting of Petmin held on Friday, 12 May 2006, the ordinary resolutions proposed whereby Petmin issue 83 333 333 shares for cash to New Africa Mining Fund Nominees, other non-related party placees and PSG Capital were approved by shareholders representing 100% of the votes in person or by proxy.
Specific issue of shares for cash and general issue of shares for cash and further cautionary
Monday, 24 April 2006
Futher cautionary announcement
Monday, 13 March 2006
Further to the cautionary announcement dated 01 February 2006 shareholders are advised that negotiations are still in progress which, if successfully concluded may have a material effect on the price of Petmin's securities.
FTSE/JSE Africa Index Series - Petmin (South Africa)
Tuesday, 28 February 2006
Condensed consolidated interim financial statements for the six months ended 31 December 2005
Monday, 27 February 2006
Somkhele anthracite project on track; 58% increase in profit
Monday, 27 February 2006
ohannesburg, South Africa. 27 February 2006. Petmin Limited has reported a 58% increase in profit to R38.9 million for the six months to 31 December 2005 compared with the equivalent period in the preceding financial year.
Monday, 6 February 2006
Shareholders of Petmin are hereby advised that headline earnings per share for the half year ending 31 December 2005 are expected to be approximately 2,34 cents per share, up from 1,12 cents per share for the six months ended 31 December 2004, an increase of 109%. Basic earnings per share for the half year ending 31 December 2005 are expected to be approximately 17,64 cents per share, up from 14,9 cents per share for the six months ended 31 December 2004, an increase of 18%. The difference between the headline and basic earnings per share is predominantly due to negative goodwill generated on the acquisition of subsidiaries.
Results Of Meetings, Specific Issue Of Shares For Cash And Further Cautionary Announcement
Wednesday, 1 February 2006
Shareholders are referred to the cautionary announcement dated 20 January 2006. River Group is authorised to announce that Petmin has reached agreement to undertake a specific issue of shares for cash ("the issue") to raise at least R60 million at an issue price of 90 cents per new Petmin share. This will result in the issue of 66 666 666 new Petmin shares.
Friday, 20 January 2006
Shareholders are advised that the Company has entered into negotiations, which if successfully concluded, may have a material effect on the price of the Company"s securities.
Directors" Dealing In Securities
Tuesday, 17 January 2006
In terms of paragraphs 3.63 - 3.74 of the Listings Requirements of the JSE Limited shareholders are advised that the following information relating to share dealings by a company associated to a director is accordingly disclosed: