BRIEF-China Shenhua Energy's preliminary H1 net profit down 45.6 pct y/y

July 29 (Reuters) - China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd

* Says preliminary H1 net profit down 45.6 percent y/y at

11.7 billion yuan ($1.88 billion) as coal sales in the first

half of 2015 fell 24.2 percent from year ago

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($1 = 6.2089 Chinese yuan renminbi)

(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)