India State-Run Upstream Companies' 1Q Discounts to Fuel Retailers INR150.60 Billion - Executive
State-run Indian upstream companies will account for discounts worth 150.60 billion rupees ($2.71 billion) on the crude oil and cooking gas they sold to government-controlled fuel retailers in the April-June quarter, a senior executive at one of the oil explorers said Friday.
PGNiG Discovers Conventional Gas Deposit in Poland -Report
State-controlled gas firm PGNiG SA (PGN.WA) has discovered a new conventional natural gas deposit in western Poland that may contain about 1 billion cubic meters of gas, the Rzeczpospolita daily reported Friday, citing unnamed sources.
Total: EUR0.59 Interim Dividend For 2Q 2012
Total (TOT, FP.FR) Friday said its board of directors approved a second-quarter interim dividend of 0.59 euro per share.
IRPC 2Q Swings To Net Loss Of THB4.06 Billion Vs THB2.34 Billion Net Profit
Thailand refiner and petrochemical producer IRPC PCL (IRPC.TH) swung to a net loss in the second quarter due mainly to higher cost of sales.
Caixabank 1st Half Net Profit Sinks 80% as Property Provisions Jump
Caixabank SA (CABK.MC), Spain's third-biggest lender by market value, said Friday its first-half net profit sank 80% as it set aside a big chunk of income to cover losses on its real estate assets.
Siliconware Precision 2Q Net Profit Up 31% At NT$1.47 Billion
Siliconware Precision Industries Co. (SPIL) said Wednesday its second-quarter net profit rose 31% from a year earlier on an increase in revenue.
Renault Keeps FY12 Guidance as 1st Half Net Profit Sags 39%
Renault SA (RNO.FR) on Friday said it still expects to see its global vehicle sales increase in 2012 despite a weakening European market and reaffirmed its earnings guidance for positive automotive cash flow in 2012, despite reporting a 39% drop in net profit for the first half of the year.
Absa Group Posts Drop in First Half Earnings on Mortgage Business Losses
Absa Group Ltd. (ASA.JO), the South African bank majority owned by U.K.'s Barclays PLC (BCS), Friday reported a drop in earnings for the first half of the year due to losses from its mortgage business.
Belgacom 2Q Profit EUR161 Million Vs EUR199 Million; On Track To Meet Fiscal Year Guidance
Belgacom SA (BELG.BT) is on course to meet full-year guidance despite a 19% drop in profit in the second quarter, the Belgian telecoms group said Friday.
One Dead, Four Injured by Gas Leak at Apple Supplier's China Plant
One person has died and four others were injured by a gas leak at a factory in Suzhou, eastern China, owned by Catcher Technology Co. (2474.TW), a maker of metal casings that counts Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Dell Inc. (DELL) as major customers.