BRIEF-Qingdao Rural Commercial Bank's 2019 Prelim Net Profit Up 16.8% Y/Y

Jan 19 (Reuters) - Qingdao Rural Commercial Bank Corp :

* SAYS 2019 PRELIM NET PROFIT UP 16.8% Y/Y AT 2.8 BILLION YUAN ($408.23 million) Source text in Chinese: https://bit.ly/2NH8GLl Further company coverage: ($1 = 6.8589 Chinese yuan renminbi) (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)