Emirates profits continue to rise

Releasing its results for the first half of its 2013-14 financial year, the Dubaibased airline posted a two per cent rise in net profits, to AED 1.7 billion (US$473 million), following an expansion of its fleet and route network.


Emirates profits continue to rise


Releasing its results for the first half of its 2013-14 financial year, the Dubaibased airline posted a two per cent rise in net profits, to AED 1.7 billion (US$473 million), following an expansion of its fleet and route network. This continued the strong performance experienced in the 2012-13 financial year, when the airline’s net profits surged 53 per cent to a AED 2.3 billion, on revenues of AED 73.1 billion.