Aug. 7, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Vanke Co Ltd<000002
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Earnings per share were RMB 0.34 during the period, said the company in its interim report.
The developer's operating revenue rose 53.7% YoY to RMB 30.72 billion in H1.
In the first six months, the developer's property sales fell 4.7% YoY to RMB 62.54 billion, while its sales area climbed 6.5% to 60.25 million square meters.
The company expected its property sales in the second half of this year to exceed sales in H1.