On behalf of myself, the Board of Directors, my colleagues in Executive Management and all the employees of the company, I would like to welcome you and thank you for your attendance at a special occasion for the company and our customers. It is the celebration of more than twenty five years since the establishment of Future Kid Company for Toys & Children's Tools. A brief of the company history: - Future Kid Company for toys and children's equipment was established with a capital of KD150 thousand. - The first family entertainment branches of the company were opened at Al Muthanna Complex and Al Khaleejiah Complex in Kuwait City and were considered some of the most popular commercial complexes at the time. - The company had five branches spread throughout Kuwait by the end of 2005. - In 2005, Future Kid Entertainment Company, which was founded in 1999, acquired the Future Kid Company for toys and children's tools and increased its capital in several stages until the paid up capital reached KD 11.6 million During the period from its inception to the present day, Future Kid Real Estate Company has been growing steadily in family entertainment activities and is focusing on diversifying its investments in recreational activities. These steps include: 1- The company was listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange in 2008. 2 - The expansion, establishment and acquisition of several investments for recreational activities, as follows: - Acquisition of 88.9% of Al Jazeera Entertainment Projects Company (AQUAPARK) in 2006. - Acquisition of Discovery Games (Souk Sharq) in 2008. - Obtained the official franchise of Cartoon Network and the opening of the first entertainment branch under the name and theme of Cartoon Network World in the Arab region and Kuwait in 2009. - Acquiring the franchise of the Casper Scare School and the opening of its first branch in the State of Kuwait in 2009. - Establishment and operation of Al-Farah Entertainment Company in Saudi Arabia - in 2009, and currently under its umbrella are five branches in different governorates of the Kingdom. - Expanding the activities of the Future Kid Company for toys and children's tools until its total branches within the State of Kuwait reached 14 branches. This was reflected positively on the company's financial performance, as follows: The total shareholders' equity of the company amounted to about KD21 million to date. 2 - The company has maintained the increase in dividends to shareholders during the last five years, as follows 2012 : 6% 2013 : 7% 2014 : 6% 2015 : 10% 2016 : 11% 3. By the end of the 2016 fiscal year: - The company's net profit attributable to the shareholders of the parent company is KD 1.4 million by the end of 2016, which is a major increase since its establishment. - Operating income amounted to KD 7.4 million - Total profit amounted to KD 2.8 million. - Total assets of the company are valued at KD 22.8 million. - Total equity of KD 20.9 million, including KD 3.5 million profit. - Total liabilities of KD 1.5 million. We have succeeded in achieving and following up the implementation of the ambitious strategic plans adopted by the management of the company and we have been able to go a long way in the development of our branches: • We started in 2016 plan to develop and renovate a number of branches and have completed 4 branches (Salmiya City Center - Souk Sharq - Al-Bairaq Complex - Slayel Jahra) and we are working on the rest of the branches successively. • Attention has also been paid to developing the games to keep up with the current generation and to ensure the safety and security of our valued children. We have attracted different new age groups with modern technology that stimulates the spirit of competition and creativity. • We are currently developing the branches of ‘Ard Al Farah’ Entertainment Company in Saudi Arabia and renewing their decor and providing them with the latest games. • The total area is about 100,000 square meters for all companies. • The average number of visitors annually to Future Kid is increasing, reaching more than one million visitors per year. • The company plans to open new branches in Kuwait to cover all the provinces and attract different age groups and enter into new and diverse areas, as we aspire to expand in some Arab countries as well. Special Silver Jubilee (25th Anniversary) Show: - In celebration of the Silver Jubilee (25th Anniversary) we offer many events, concerts and interesting offers in all our branches, and the special offer will be: (Play for KD5 and receive an instant gift and a draw coupon for 5 valuable main prizes With every 5 dinars and its multiples, the supply is doubled. - The main prizes include: 1. 2018 KIA Sportage 2. 2018 KIA Cerato 3. 50g plate of Gold 4. Three flight tickets to Dubai 5. A weekend stay at Al-Fares Villas Distinguished gifts will also be distributed throughout the festival in all our branches. In conclusion, we renew our commitment to continue the effort and give our best to all our customers.