BRIEF-Xinhu Zhongbao's Q1, 2016 net profit up

April 28 (Reuters) - Xinhu Zhongbao Co Ltd

* Says 2016 net profit up 403.0 percent y/y at 5.8 billion

yuan ($841.34 million)

* Says Q1 net profit up 236.8 percent y/y at 380.5 million

yuan

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($1 = 6.8938 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)