Emperor Entertainment Hotel six-month revenue jumps 21 percent, ups dividend

Emperor Entertainment Hotel says its interim earnings per diluted share rose 22 percent to $0.22 in the six months to end September, as revenue gained 21 percent to HKD$1.09 billion. The company, whose main project is the Grand Emperor Hotel in Macau, said it’s raising its interim dividend to HKD$0.06 per share for the financial year ending 31 March 2014, against HKD 0.053 per share paid a year ago.