Key Financial Data
Six months ended 30 June
2014 2015 2016 Change
2016/2015
Revenues (RMB million) 33,743 37,563 42,176 12.3%
Gross profit (RMB million) 4,823 5,176 5,392 4.2%
Profit attributable to equity shareholders (RMB million) 1,238 1,271 1,386 9.1%
Basic earnings per share (RMB) 0.179 0.184 0.200 9.1%
Free cash flow1 (RMB millions) -1,077 151 2,385 1479.5%

Note: 1 Free cash flow = Profit for the year + Depreciation and amortization – Changes in working capital – Capital expenditure