MAHB reports strong results, but debts keep growing
Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB), reported a strong 12.3%
year-on-year rise in revenue for the six months ended 30-Jun-07. The result
was driven by a 10.4% increase in airport services revenue, which represented
70% of the total. As a result, EBITDA rose 34%, while net profit increased 37.6%.
Passenger traffic at MAHB airports rose 2.6% in the period, due to an 8.6% rise
in international traffic, which compensated for a 1.8% fall in domestic traffic.