BRIEF-Shanghai Jin Jiang International Hotels' preliminary 2016 net profit up 8.9 pct

March 17 (Reuters) - Shanghai Jin Jiang International Hotels

Development Co Ltd

* Says preliminary 2016 net profit up 8.9 percent y/y at

694.6 million yuan ($100.62 million)

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($1 = 6.9030 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)