Cairo – Mubasher: Eastern Co. announced the sale of a land plot in Alexandria in a public auction on Thursday.
The land plot was sold for the highest bid of EGP 35,160 per square metre (sqm), according to a bourse statement on Sunday.
Previously, the company announced offering a land plot covering 1,470 sqm in Alexandria.
Accordingly, the land plot was sold for EGP 51.685 million.
Meanwhile, no bids have been submitted for a 1,650-sqm land plot in Al Jazeera offered in a public auction on 29 January.
Another 3,243-sqm land plot is set to be offered by the company in a public auction on 6 February.
It is noteworthy that during the first quarter of fiscal year 2019/2020, the tobacco manufacturer reported net profits of EGP 1.05 billion, compared to EGP 991.18 million in the year-ago period.