BRIEF-Yunnan Metropolitan Real Estate to buy property assets for 2.7 bln yuan

April 17 (Reuters) - Yunnan Metropolitan Real Estate

Development Co Ltd

* Says it plans to buy property assets from eight domestic

firms for a combined 2.7 billion yuan ($392.27 million) by cash

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($1 = 6.8830 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)