Kuwait Projects Co., the country’s biggest privately owned investment company, said first-half profit rose fourfold on increased growth in commercial banking and insurance.
Net income rose to 16.6 million dinars ($60.7 million), or 14.04 fils per share, from 4.2 million dinars, or 3.58 fils a share, a year earlier, the company known as Kipco said in an e- mailed statement today.
Second-quarter profit rose to 8.5 million dinars from 2.2 million dinars a year earlier, the company said.
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