Halliburton Profits Rise

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Halliburton Co, the world's No.2 oilfield services provider, reported a 70 percent rise in net income attributable to the company, helped by stronger drilling activity and demand for production services in North America. Net income attributable to the company rose to $1.20 billion, and revenue rose 16 percent to $8.70 billion, Reuters reported.