U.S. Markets open in 2 hrs 23 mins

BRIEF-China Unicom Hong Kong 9-Mth Profit Attributable RMB 8,780 Mln

Oct 22 (Reuters) - China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd:

* 9-MONTH PROFIT ATTRIBUTABLE RMB 8,780 MILLION, UP 116.6%

* 9-MONTH REVENUE RMB219,712 MILLION VERSUS RMB205,778 MILLION

* "MARKET COMPETITION MAY INTENSIFY CYCLICALLY IN THE FOURTH QUARTER THIS YEAR" Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: