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BRIEF-China Unicom Says Not Aware Of Situation In Response To Report About Possible Merger Between China Unicom And China Telecom

Sept 4 (Reuters) - China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd:

* CHINA UNICOM SAYS NOT AWARE OF SITUATION IN RESPONSE TO REPORT ABOUT POSSIBLE MERGER BETWEEN CHINA UNICOM AND CHINA TELECOM

* CHINA UNICOM, REFERRING TO MEDIA REPORT ABOUT POSSIBLE MERGER WITH CHINA TELECOM, SAYS HAS NOT RECEIVED ANY RELEVANT NOTICE Further company coverage: (Reporting By Beijing Monitoring Desk)