BRIEF-Luks Group (Vietnam Holdings) Expects HY Net Profit To Rise

Aug 16 (Reuters) - Luks Group (Vietnam Holdings) Company Ltd :

* EXPECTED TO RECORD AN INCREASE IN NET PROFIT OF AROUND 50% FOR SIX MONTHS

* ESTIMATED THAT FINAL YEAR PROFITS FOR 2019 WILL BE LOWER THAN THAT OF 2018

* EXPECTED INCREASE IN HY NET PROFIT DUE TO GAIN ON RECOVERY OF DEPOSITS ON SEVERAL PIECES OF LAND Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reuters.Briefs@thomsonreuters.com)