The headquarters of the Agricultural Bank of China in Beijing on July 14, 2010. Photo: AFP
The headquarters of the Agricultural Bank of China in Beijing on July 14, 2010. Photo: AFP

Agricultural Bank’s first-half profit rises by 5.4 per cent as China’s third-largest lender defies economic headwinds

  • Net income rose to 128.9 billion yuan while revenue rose by 5.4 per cent in the six months ended June 30
  • The bank’s non-performing loan ratio fell to 1.41 per cent from 1.43 per cent from the beginning of the year

The headquarters of the Agricultural Bank of China in Beijing on July 14, 2010. Photo: AFP
The headquarters of the Agricultural Bank of China in Beijing on July 14, 2010. Photo: AFP
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