Nov. 1, 2012 (China Knowledge) - China Eastern Airlines Co Ltd<600115
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According to a statement filed with Shanghai Stock Exchange
, basic earnings per share for the period were RMB 0.23.
From July to September 2012, the Shanghai
and Hong Kong listed
air carrier's operation revenue hit RMB 25.13 billion, more than RMB 24.45 billion it realized in the same period of last year.
In the first nine months of this year, China Eastern Airlines saw its operation revenue amount to RMB 65.53 billion, up 3.63% YoY, while its net profit for the period plunged 36.98% YoY to RMB 3.63 billion.