Lascelles, deMercado & Company Limited (LAS) – Declaration of Dividend

At a Meeting of the Board of Directors of this Company held on 11th September, 2006 the following dividend was declared:

An interim half yearly dividend of J$1.00 per Ordinary Stock Unit.  This Dividend is payable to Ordinary Stockholders on record at the close of business on 26th September , 2006 and is to be paid on 10th October, 2006.