Last updated: 9 May, 2013

Emirates annual profit jumps 52% to $622 million

Dubai’s Emirates Airline said on Thursday it posted $622 million in annual net profits in 2012-2013, a 52 percent boost on the previous year, as passenger numbers exceeded 39 million.

The carrier’s profit was “at AED 2.3 billion ($622 million), representing an increase of 52 per cent over last year’s results,” Emirates said in a statement.