OAO Gazprom’s board recommended shareholders approve the 2011 dividend payment of 8.97 rubles a share that management proposed in April.
Gazprom, Russia’s state-run gas producer and exporter, commented today in a statement after a board meeting. The company paid 3.85 rubles a share for 2010, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.
To contact the reporter on this story: Anna Shiryaevskaya in Moscow at firstname.lastname@example.org
To contact the editor responsible for this story: Will Kennedy at email@example.com