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BRIEF-Wintime Energy's Controlling Shareholder Signs Strategic Agreement With Five Banks

July 18 (Reuters) - Wintime Energy Co Ltd:

* SAYS CONTROLLING SHAREHOLDER SIGNS STRATEGIC AGREEMENT WITH CHINA DEVELOPMENT BANK, CHINA CITIC BANK, CHINA MINSHENG BANKING, PING AN BANK AND BANK OF SHANGHAI

* SAYS THE STRATEGIC COOPERATION IS TO SUPPORT CAPITAL NEEDS AND TRANSFORMATION DEVELOPMENT OF CONTROLLING SHAREHOLDER AND ITS AFFILIATES

* SAYS THE BANKS PLAN TO PROVIDE INTENT CREDIT LINE TO CONTROLLING SHAREHOLDER AND ITS AFFILIATES Source text in Chinese: https://bit.ly/2LqdaCN Further company coverage: [6 01229.SS] (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)