TABLE-PetroChina H1 net profit up 29.4 pct

Aug 26 (BestGrowthStock) – Six months ended June 30, 2010

(in million yuan unless stated)

Shr (yuan) 0.36 vs 0.28

Interim Div (yuan) 0.16063 vs 0.12417

Net 65,330 vs 50,501

Turnover 684,797 vs 415,277

Company name PetroChina Co. Ltd.

Books close September 10-15

Dividend payable to be announced

NOTE – PetroChina (0857.HK: )(PTR.N: )(601857.SS: ) is China’s
largest oil and gas producer.

The calculation of share earnings is based on the weighted
average of 183,021 million shares in issue during the two years.

The consensus (mean) forecast from a poll by Thomson Reuters
I/B/E/S was for net profit of 66.62 billion yuan for the first
half ended June 2010.

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(Reporting by Raymond Leung; Editing by Chris Lewis)

TABLE-PetroChina H1 net profit up 29.4 pct