Southeast Bank on Wednesday declared 7.5 per cent cash and 2.5 per cent stock dividends for 2019.
The shareholders of the bank took the decision at the bank's 25th annual general meeting held through a digital platform.
Alamgir Kabir, chairman of the bank, presided over the meeting.
The bank's Vice-Chairperson Duluma Ahmed, Directors MA Kashem, Azim Uddin Ahmed, Jusna Ara Kashem, Rehana Rahman and Md Akikur Rahman; Independent Directors Syed Sajedul Karim, Quazi Mesbahuddin Ahmed and Mohammad Delwar Husain, Managing Director M Kamal Hossain and Advisor Zakir Ahmed Khan participated in the meeting.
The bank earned an operating profit of Tk 8,982.98 million in 2019 (consolidated). The shareholders also approved the audited financial statements of the bank.