WINNIPEG, April 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Temple Hotels Inc. ("Temple") (TSX: TPH) announced today that it has declared a dividend in the amount of $0.045 per share for the month ended April 30, 2013. Payment will be made on May 15, 2013 to the shareholders of record at the close of business on April 30, 2013.
Eligible shareholders have the opportunity to reinvest their dividends in accordance with Temple's Dividend Reinvestment and Share Purchase Plan. Additional details can be found in the investor information section of Temple's website, www.templehotels.ca/drip.asp.
The dividend is designated as an "eligible" dividend under the Income Tax Act (Canada) and any corresponding provincial legislation. Under this legislation, individuals resident in Canada may be entitled to enhanced dividend tax credits which reduce income tax otherwise payable.
Temple is a real estate investment company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TPH (common shares), TPH.DB.B, TPH.DB.C, TPH.DB.D, TPH.DB.E and TPH.DB.F (convertible debentures). The objective of Temple is to provide shareholders with stable cash dividends from investment in a diversified portfolio of hotel properties and related assets. For further information on Temple, please visit our website at www.templehotels.ca.
The Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed or approved the contents of this press release and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.
SOURCE: Temple Hotels Inc.
For further information:
Arni Thorsteinson, Chief Executive Officer, or Gino Romagnoli, Investor Relations
Tel: (204) 475-9090, Fax: (204) 452-5505, Email: [email protected]