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Emirates Group. (News Briefs: Africa/Middle East Report).(fiscal year earnings and statistics)(Brief Article)

Emirates Group achieved a 74% increase in net profits to Dhs1.05 billion ($285.7 million) for the fiscal year ended March 31. Emirates Airline generated a 94% earnings rise to Dhs906.7 million. Dnata, which manages Dubai International Airport as well as the Middle East's largest travel agency, returned a net income of Dhsl4l.7 million, up 6% compared to last year. Total group revenue improved 31% to Dhs10.2 billion.

"In a desperately wobbly year for the world's airlines, we remained on course for achieving yet another target as we kept moving the goalposts in our quest for Emirates to become a global brand," commented Group MD Maurice Flanagan,

Emirates carried 8. …

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