KUWAIT Jan 28 Kuwait's Gulf Bank
reported a 4 percent rise in 2013 net profit on Tuesday and said
it would pay a dividend of 5 percent through an issue of bonus
Kuwait's fourth-largest lender by assets said full-year net
profit was 32.16 million dinars ($113.94 million), compared with
30.89 million dinars in the same period a year ago.
It gave no quarterly figures and did not give details on who
would succeed Chief Executive Michel Accad, announced in October
that he was resigning for personal reasons.
($1 = 0.2823 Kuwaiti dinars)
(Reporting by Sylvia Westall; Editing by Dinesh Nair)