PTCL posts higher profit

Pakistan Telecommunication Company Ltd (PTCL) has posted a higher profit after tax of Rs 9.294 billion for the year ending June 30.

According to financial results of the company despatched to Karachi Stock Exchange here on Friday, the pre-tax profit also improved to Rs 14.281 billion.

The earning per share inched up to Rs 1.82 during the period under review against Rs 1.79 last year.