JOHANNESBURG, Nov 10 (Reuters) - Telkom SA, South
Africa's biggest landline provider, said on Friday half-year
earnings fell 7.4 percent due to lower revenues, impacted by
pricing pressures in the wholesale environment.
Telkom said its headline earnings per share (HEPS) for the
six months to end-September fell to 303.9 cents from 328.2
cents. HEPS are the main profit gauge in South Africa and
exclude certain one-off and non-trading items.
The group declared an interim dividend of 118.1 cents per
share, down 9.9 percent.
(Reporting by Nqobile Dludla; Editing by Ed Stoddard)
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