BRIEF-Jointown Pharmaceutical's Q1 net profit up after 2016 rise

April 24 (Reuters) - Jointown Pharmaceutical Group Co Ltd

* Says 2016 net profit up 26.2 percent y/y at 876.7 million

yuan ($127.34 million)

* Says Q1 net profit up 31.3 percent y/y at 185.8 million

yuan

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($1 = 6.8845 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)