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BRIEF-China Mobile Says Expects 2019 Capex To Be 149.9 bln Yuan Excluding 5G

March 21 (Reuters) - China Mobile Ltd:

* SAYS EXPECTS 2019 CAPEX TO BE 149.9 BILLION YUAN ($22.44 billion)EXCLUDING 5G, DOWN FROM 167.1 BILLION YUAN IN 2018 Source text for Eikon: [https://bit.ly/2JGZl6X] Further company coverage: ($1 = 6.6811 Chinese yuan renminbi) (Reporting by Sijia Jiang)