Indonesian retailer PT Matahari Department Store, a unit of Lippo group, booked a net profit of 1.15 trillion Indonesian rupiah ($97 million), a 49 percent increase from 771 billion Indonesian rupiah a year earlier, CEO Michael Remsen said in a statement.
Yearly revenues rose 20 percent to 6.75 trillion Indonesian rupiah. The firm opened nine new outlets during 2013 and currently owns 125 stores across 61 cities. (Kontan)
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$1 = 11785.0000 Indonesian rupiahs Compiled by Jakarta Newsroom; Editing by Supriya Kurane