Allan International Holdings, a maker of consumer electronics goods, has reported a 43 per cent increase in net profits for the six months to September 30. Directors said they would declare a steady interim dividend of 1.5 cents per share. Earnings per share increased to 7.28 cents compared with 5.08 cents per share last year. On a diluted basis, earnings per share rose to 7.16 cents against 5.02 cents for the previous corresponding term. Sales turnover increased by 23 per cent to $273.63 million.