BRIEF-Zhejiang Hailiang to raise up to 2.5 bln yuan in private placement

April 28 (Reuters) - Zhejiang Hailiang Co Ltd

* Says it aims to raise up to 2.52 billion yuan ($365.55

million) in private placement of shares to fund acquisitions,

projects and boost working capital

* Says trading in shares to resume on May 2

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($1 = 6.8937 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)