BRIEF-Animation company Alpha's 2016 net profit up 1.9 pct y/y

March 30 (Reuters) - Alpha Group

* Says 2016 net profit up 1.9 percent y/y at 498.4 million

yuan ($72.34 million)

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($1 = 6.8893 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)