BRIEF-Weichai Power's 2016 net profit up 72.9 pct

March 29 (Reuters) - Weichai Power Co Ltd

* Says 2016 net profit up 72.9 percent y/y at 2.4 billion

yuan ($348.41 million)

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($1 = 6.8885 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)