BRIEF-Guangzhou Automobile to raise up to 15 bln yuan in private placement of A-shares

April 6 (Reuters) - Guangzhou Automobile Group Co Ltd

* Says it aims to raise up to 15 billion yuan ($2.17

billion) in private placement of A-shares to fund new energy,

car models and auto parts projects

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($1 = 6.8975 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)