DUBAI Feb 18 Du, the United Arab
Emirates' No.2 telecom operator, reported a 43 percent fall in
fourth-quarter profit on Tuesday.
The firm made a net profit of 570 million dirhams ($155.18
million) in the three months to Dec. 31, down from 994 million
dirhams in the year-earlier period, Reuters calculated based on
du's previous financial results.
Du's full-year profit for 2013 was 1.99 billion dirhams, up
slightly from 1.98 billion dirhams a year earlier, du said in an
($1 = 3.6730 UAE dirhams)
(Reporting by Matt Smith; editing by Olzhas Auyezov)