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Consolidated Cash Flow Statement - Year ended 31 December 2006

All figures in millions Notes 2007 2006
Cash flows from operating activities
Net cash generated from operations 32 659 621
Interest paid (109) (106)
Tax paid (87) (59)
Net cash generated from operating activities 463 456
Cash flows from investing activities
Acquisition of subsidiaries, net of cash acquired 29 (472) (363)
Acquisition of joint ventures and associates (4) (4)
Purchase of property, plant and equipment (PPE) (86) (68)
Proceeds from sale of PPE 32 14 8
Purchase of intangible assets (33) (29)
Disposal of subsidiaries, net of cash disposed 31 469 10
Interest received 19 24
Dividends received from joint ventures and associates 32 45
Net cash used in investing activities (61) (377)
Cash flows from financing activities
Proceeds from issue of ordinary shares 26 12 11
Purchase of treasury shares (72) (36)
Proceeds from borrowings 272 84
Liquid resources acquired (15) (24)
Repayment of borrowings (391) (145)
Finance lease principal payments (2) (3)
Dividends paid to Company’s shareholders 9 (238) (220)
Dividends paid to minority interests (10) (15)
Net cash used in financing activities (444) (348)
Effects of exchange rate changes on cash and cash equivalents 3 (44)
Net decrease in cash and cash equivalents (39) (313)
Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of year 531 844
Cash and cash equivalents at end of year 20 492 531

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