The principal activities of the Group are investment properties (“IP”) and development properties (“DP”) in Hong Kong and the Mainland, hotels and management, and logistics.
The Group's profit attributable to shareholders for the 6 months ended 30-06-2019 amounted to HKD 2.45 billion, a decrease of 14.3% compared with previous corresponding period. Basic earnings per share was HKD 0.8041. An interim dividend of HKD 0.25 per share was declared. Turnover amounted to HKD 8.06 billion, an increase of 3.1% over the same period last year, gross profit margin up 9.7% to 61.7%. (Announcement Date: 08 Aug 2019)
Business Review - For the six months ended June 30, 2019
HONG KONG PROPERTIES
The Mount Nicholson project remains the key contributor of DP contracted sales …