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BRIEF-New World Department Store Expects Decrease in HY Profit Attributable

Aug 17 (Reuters) - New World Department Store China Ltd :

* EXPECTED THAT PROFIT ATTRIBUTABLE FOR HY WOULD DECREASE SUBSTANTIALLY BY APPROXIMATELY 90%

* EXPECTED RESULT DUE TO RECOGNITION OF AN ESTIMATED IMPAIRMENT LOSS ON GOODWILL Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: