Clothing group Voice ASA on Wednesday posted a sharp rise in third quarter pre-tax profit to 22.7 million Norwegian kronor ($3.2m) from 14.8 million kronor ($2.1m) in the year-ago period. The company said operating revenue in the 13 week period fell to 155.6 million kronor ($22m) from 259 million kronor ($36.8m) last year and added it sees improved full year results.