Consolidated Statement of Income
(All amounts in RMB millions, except per share data)Download
|Year ended 31 December|
|Depreciation and amortisation||(77,492)||(75,777)|
|Network, operation and support expenses||7||(54,507)||(55,077)|
|Employee benefit expenses||8||(42,471)||(48,143)|
|Costs of telecommunications products sold||9||(26,643)||(27,604)|
|Other operating expenses||10||(57,166)||(62,561)|
|Share of net profit of associates||893||2,477|
|Share of net profit of joint ventures||574||598|
|Other income – net||12||1,280||783|
|Profit before income tax||2,593||13,081|
|Income tax expenses||13||(743)||(2,824)|
|Profit for the year||1,850||10,257|
|Profit attributable to:|
|Equity shareholders of the Company||1,828||10,197|
|Earnings per share for profit attributable to equity shareholders of the Company during the period:|
|Basic earnings per share (RMB)||14||0.07||0.33|
|Diluted earnings per share (RMB)||14||0.07||0.33|
Note: The Group has initially applied IFRS/HKFRS 15 and IFRS/HKFRS 9 (2014) at 1 January 2018. Under the transition method chosen, comparative information is not restated. See Note 2.
Details of dividends attributable to equity shareholders of the Company for the years ended 31 December 2018 and 2017 are set out in Note 32.
The notes on pages 102 to 193 are an integral part of these consolidated financial statements.