Initial unapproved, unaudited results for six month period ended 30 June 2017

The management of the Company is pleased to disclose its initial, unapproved, unaudited results for six month period ended 30 June 2017, as required by the CMA Circular E/2/2016.

Note: Significant increase in income tax expense is due to one off deferred tax expense impact arising from change of tax law in Oman.