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Hitt og þetta 21. ágúst 2006

Pertra ASA reports Q2 operating loss of NOK65.02m

Nordic Business Report-August 21, 2006-Pertra ASA reports Q2 operating loss of NOK65.02m
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Norwegian oil company Pertra ASA issued on Friday (18 August) its report for the second quarter, posting an operating loss of NOK65.02m, as compared to a loss of NOK7.58m in the second quarter of 2005.

The negative result was due to investments in new licenses.

Operating revenues amounted to NOK18.15m, as compared to NOK13.90m in the second quarter last year.

One Norwegian krone (NOK) is worth approximately 0.09 British pounds (GBP).

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