PZ Cussons http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/28370/all en PZ Cussons first-half profit rises on growth in Asia, UK http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/pz-cussons-first-half-profit-rises-growth-asia-uk <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* First-half pretax profit up 10 pct at 44.1 mln stg</p> <p>* Revenue rises 0.2 pct</p> <p>* Raises interim dividend to 2.35 pence from 2.23 pence</p> <p>* Says Australia business returns to profit</p> <p>Jan 29 (Reuters) - PZ Cussons Plc, the maker of Imperial Leather soaps, reported a 10 percent rise in first-half profit as growth in the United Kingdom and Asia offset tough trading conditions at its key Nigerian market.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/pz-cussons-first-half-profit-rises-growth-asia-uk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Dividend Imperial Leather PZ Cussons Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 08:00:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740885 at http://www.globalpost.com