BRIEF-China State Construction Engineering's New Contracts In Jan-Jul Up 12.0% Y/Y

Aug 16 (Reuters) - China State Construction Engineering Corp Ltd:

* SAYS NEW CONTRACTS IN JAN-JUL UP 12.0% Y/Y AT 1,658.7 BILLION YUAN ($235.43 billion) Source text in Chinese: https://bit.ly/2z4syR4 Further company coverage: ($1 = 7.0454 Chinese yuan renminbi) (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)