Falkland Holdings in profit jump

Falkland Islands Holdings, the Aim-listed international group that owns essential services businesses on the islands, yesterday said pre-tax profits before amortisation and non trading items were £3m for the year to 31 March 2012. Its profit was £2.3m in the previous year. The company’s board said that the total dividend payment will be not less than 10p per share. The company also owns a slice of Falklands Oil & Gas.