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UK’s Domino’s Expands Share Buyback as Profit Jumps

The UK franchise of U.S.-based Domino’s Pizza Inc reported a 27.7% jump in underlying profit before tax for the six months ended June 27, and added an additional 35 million pounds ($48.61 million) to its existing 45 million pounds share buyback programme.

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(Reporting by Chris Peters in Bengaluru; Editing by Ramakrishnan M.)