BRIEF-Focus Media Information Technology's net profit up in Q1 after 2016 rise

April 27 (Reuters) - Focus Media Information Technology Co

Ltd

* Says Q1 net profit up 70.4 percent y/y at 1.1 billion yuan

($159.62 million)

* Says 2016 net profit up 31.3 percent y/y at 4.5 billion

yuan

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($1 = 6.8915 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)