BRIEF-Power Construction Says Jan-Jul New Contracts Up 2.9% Y/Y

Aug 15 (Reuters) - Power Construction Corporation of China Ltd:

* SAYS JAN-JUL NEW CONTRACTS UP 2.9% Y/Y AT 310.3 BILLION YUAN ($44.15 billion) Source text in Chinese: https://bit.ly/2YMlDv3 Further company coverage: ($1 = 7.0291 Chinese yuan renminbi) (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)