Misr Cement Qena 9-month profit up

Misr Cement Qena 9-month profit up
Published: 15 November 2005

Egypt’s Misr Cement Qena reported a net audited profit of 120 million Egyptian pounds (US$20.8m) in the nine months to the end of September, up 124 per cent from 53 million in the same period of 2004, the stock exchange said in a statement. It gave no further details.  Egyptian cement companies have benefited in recent months from a construction boom in the region.