Tuesday, 21st August 2018, Nauru – Digicel Nauru Corporation today presented the payment of AUD$702,528 dividend to the Nauruan Government, underpinning its commitment to Nauru and her people. Since 2009, Digicel has paid back more than USD$10 million to their local shareholder.
His Excellency Hon. Baron Divavesi Waqa, President of The Republic of Nauru thanked Digicel’s contribution to communications in Nauru. His Excellency further thanked the owner of Digicel Mr Dennis O’Brien and the Board of Directors for bringing the cheque at an opportune time with the Pacific Island Forum just a week away coming up from the 3rd to the 6th Sept in Nauru.
Digicel Nauru CEO, Deepak Khanna, thanked His Excellency The President and the Honorable Cabinet Ministers for their precious time. He further stated “We are continually looking for ways to ensure that our customers and our communities benefit from our presence.