Income Statement
Consolidated Statement of Profit or Loss
    For the year ended 31 December
Notes 2018
RMB'000
2017
RMB'000
Revenues 4 106,176,637 94,572,411
Cost of revenues 5 (93,291,671) (82,360,051)
Gross profit   12,884,966 12,212,360
Other operating income 6 1,244,889 1,014,492
Selling, general and administrative expenses   (10,611,071) (9,885,426)
Other operating expenses 7 (173,722) (126,278)
Finance costs 8 (25,179) (47,119)
Share of profits of associates and joint ventures   105,421 63,782
Profit before tax 9 3,425,304 3,231,811
Income tax 10 (497,405) (482,733)
Profit for the year   2,927,899 2,749,078
Attributable to:  
  Equity shareholders of the Company   2,901,324 2,714,213
  Non-controlling interests   26,575 34,865
Profit for the year   2,927,899 2,749,078
Basic earnings per share (RMB) 15 0.419 0.392
The notes on pages 111 to 192 form part of these consolidated financial statements.