Half year


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HALF YEAR, In the computation of time, a half year consists of one hundred and eighty-two days. Co. Litt. 135 b; Rev. Stat., of N. Y. part 1, c. 19, t. 1. Sec. 3.

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Leading property development firm RAK Properties PJSC has announced record half year results, with revenues exceeding (AED 211 Million).
The local sales volume of the Company during the current half year registered a growth of 19.7% with 2.42 million tons compared to 2.02 million tons reported during the same period last year, whereas export sales volume registered a decline of 27.0% to 0.90 million tons compared to 1.23 million tons for the same period last year.
The group, which has 280 shops in the UK, saw underlying pre-tax losses fall to PS600,000 from PS4.4million a year earlier as it returned to sales growth in the second quarter for the first time in two and a half years.
For the half year ending September 30, 2010, consolidated revenue is at Rs.
Rough diamond sales fell 57% to $1.4 billion (Au851 million) in the half year as clients slashed their inventories as the recession bit into demand for luxury products.
OIL giant BP - whose chief executive Lord Browne confirmed yesterday that he will retire from the post at the end of 2008 - made profits of pounds 1.4m an hour during the half year to the end of June.
Mr Browne told investors: "The continued difficult retail trading environment combined with the distraction of the World Cup in June and July this year makes the second half year challenging."
Sales during the half year rose 4percent to pounds 898.3million, while like- for-like sales in high street stores were up 5percent, helped by reduced prices and a refurbishment programme which has seen 80 out of 119 stores revamped.
He got six and a half years, to be served concurrently with an earlier four and a half year sentence for a similar offence.
Group net loss per share stood at 97.27 yen for the half year, compared to the profit of 28.96 yen a year earlier.
In trying to modernize antiquated procedures that delay construction work, Rose said, "we will need the help of your industry to explain what a 4 and a half year time-frame does to retail construction."
ISLAMABAD -- Two members of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) will be retired from their seats on expiry of their two and half year tenure on January 26, 2019.