BRIEF-China Union Holdings sees Q1 net profit up after 2016 rise

April 14 (Reuters) - China Union Holdings Ltd

* Says preliminary 2016 net profit up 1,710.8 percent y/y at

1.26 billion yuan ($182.98 million)

* Says it expects Q1 net profit to rise to 730-770 million

yuan from 93.0 million yuan year ago

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($1 = 6.8860 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)