BRIEF-Triangle Tyre's Q1 net profit down 2.6 pct, 2016 up 2.4 pct

April 23 (Reuters) - Triangle Tyre Co Ltd

* Says 2016 net profit up 2.4 percent y/y at 825 million

yuan ($119.83 million)

* Says Q1 net profit down 2.6 percent y/y at 156.9 million

yuan

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(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)