Procter & Gamble Gains Fractionally as Operations Resume in

Financial News Network
February 19, 2011 AT 12:19 AM
Consumer products maker Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) is up 0.31% to $64.20 in late-morning trade, on news that it will resume normal operation in Egypt after recent anti-government protests that resulted in the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak. Some 1,500 employees and contractors in the country are back at its plant outside of the capital, Cairo, and at general offices throughout Egypt.