BRIEF-Sinopharm Group Co records FY net profit of RMB6.89 billion, an increase of 20.04 pct

March 24 (Reuters) - Sinopharm Group Co Ltd

* Recorded a fy net profit of rmb6,891.60 million,

representing an increase of rmb1,150.69 million or 20.04%

* Fy group revenue of rmb258,387.69 million, representing

an increase of 12.99%

* A final dividend for year ended 31 december 2016 of

rmb0.50 (tax inclusive) per ordinary share

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