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China Telecom grows H1 service revenue 7%, net profit up 8%

Published Monday 20 Aug 2018 | 09:09 CET
China Telecom reported first-half revenues up 4.7 percent year-on-year to CNY 193 billion. Service revenue was up 7.0 percent to CNY 177.6 billion and would have risen 8.5 percent without the impact of new accounting rules, the company said. ...

China Telecom grows H1 service revenue 7%, net profit up 8%

Published Monday 20 Aug 2018 | 09:09 CET China Telecom reported first-half revenues up 4.7 percent year-on-year to CNY 193 billion. Service revenue was up 7.0 percent to CNY 177.6 billion and would have risen 8.5 percent without the impact of new accounting rules, the company said. ...

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