Emirates Airbus A380. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. Emirates looks to have quickly put the global economic downturn behind it, reporting a net profit of AED3.4 billion ($926 million) for its fiscal year first half ended Sept. 30, significantly widened from an AED752 million profit in the year-ago period. Chairman and CEO Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum called the results "incredibly robust," adding, "We continue to invest our profits in growing the business and our healthy ...

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