Archive for February 2007

Aspen records 15% increase in revenue

Johannesburg – JSE listed Aspen (Apn), Africa’s largest pharmaceutical manufacturer, has recorded positive results for the period ended December 2006. Revenue increased by 15 percent to R1,936 billion (R1.687 billion). Net profit after tax rose 15 percent to R332 million (R288.5 million). Earnings per share increased by 13 percent to 95,3 cents (84,5 cents). Headline…

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Appointment of Alternate Director

Aspen has appointed Derek Thomas, BCom (Finance and Economics); BCom (Hons) (Economics); MCOM (Economics); MSc (Economics), as an alternate director to Pasco Dyani with effect from 6 February 2007. Since 2000, Derek has served as CEO of CEPPWAWU Investments (Pty) Ltd, a broad based black economic empowerment investment company (wholly owned by a Trust formed…

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