Athens, Greece – 29 February 2008 – Coca‑Cola Hellenic Bottling Company S.A. (Coca‑Cola Hellenic, Hellenic) announces that the audited full set of financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2007 (stand alone and consolidated) based on International Financial Reporting Standards will be published on Friday 28 March 2008.
The Annual General Meeting of its shareholders is currently scheduled to be held on Monday 23 June 2008 in Athens, Greece.
The record date for the dividend payment will be Tuesday 24 June 2008. Starting Wednesday 25 June 2008, shares will be trading on the Athens Exchange ex-dividend. The payment of the dividend will commence on Thursday July 3rd 2008.
Coca‑Cola Hellenic further specifies, as required by the Athens Exchange Regulation, that the dividend record date will be after June 20, 2008, the date of expiry of futures on Coca‑Cola Hellenic’s shares and on indices which include Coca‑Cola Hellenic’s shares.
Investor Relations Director
Investor Relations Manager
Tel: +30 210 618 3229
Tel: +30 210 618 3255
European press contact:
Financial Dynamics London
Tel: +44 20 7269 7206
US press contact:
Financial Dynamics US
Tel: +1 212 850 5600
Coca‑Cola Hellenic’s website is located at www.coca-colahellenic.com.
Coca‑Cola Hellenic is one of the world's largest bottlers of products of The Coca‑Cola Company and has operations in 28 countries serving a population of around 550 million people. Coca‑Cola Hellenic‘s shares are listed on the Athens Exchange (ATHEX: EEEK), with secondary listings on the London (LSE: CCB) and Australian (ASX: CHB) Stock Exchanges. Coca‑Cola Hellenic’s American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CCH).