By Justina Lee
Want Want China Holdings Ltd. said its net profit for the six months ended September rose 21% from a year earlier, helped by higher revenue from its diversified sales channels.
Net profit for the period was 1.95 billion yuan ($297.2 million), the company said. Revenue grew 11% to CNY10.30 billion.
Want Want China also declared an interim dividend of US$0.65 cent a share for the financial year 2020, amounting to approximately US$79 million.
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