The miner said earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation rose to $53 million for the three months ended March 31 from $34.3 million a year earlier.

The company, which operates the Sukari mine in Egypt, said revenue rose 31.6 percent to $135.2 million. (Reporting By Mamidipudi Soumithri in Bengaluru; Editing by Gopakumar Warrier)