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Britain's Kier reports 3.5 pct rise in full-year profit
September 21, 2017 / 6:15 AM / a month ago

Britain's Kier reports 3.5 pct rise in full-year profit

Sept 21 (Reuters) - British construction and services company Kier Group reported a 3.5 percent rise in full-year profit on Thursday, helped by a hefty order book.

The company, whose activities range from building power stations to outsourcing work for local councils, said underlying operating profit rose to 146 million pounds ($197.1 million) in the year to June 30, from 141 million pounds a year ago. ($1 = 0.7409 pounds) (Reporting by Esha Vaish and Arathy S Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Amrutha Gayathri)

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