Jobs firm nets s4.5m
EMPLOYMENT service group CPL Resources has reported a pre-tax profit of €4.5m for the six months to the end of December, despite economic uncertainty.
The company also reported a 28pc increase in revenues in interim results to the end of December to €142.7m.
Earnings per share were also 20pc higher at 10.9 cent. A 20pc higher interim dividend of three cent is to be paid.
Despite its positive results over the period, CLP said that the economic uncertainty of Ireland and its other markets had not abated. It noted that trading conditions were still tough and that it did not expect its main markets to grow significantly in the near future. It could not predict its future performance.