Metair — which manufactures, distributes and sells batteries and automotive components — has withheld about R240m in dividends due to uncertainty over the Covid-19 virus.

The group was due to pay 120c per share for its year to end-December on April 20, but has delayed this until the release of its interim results, expected in August...

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