Men's apparel firm G Falbe-Hansen has posted a rise in first half pre-tax profit to $171,000 from $14,000 in 2001 but slashed its full-year profit outlook to $66,000 from $395,000. The company said its operating profit for the first six months of this year fell to $44,000 from $106,000 but turnover rose to $9 million from $7.3m in the year-ago period.