Feb 23 (Reuters) - Genting Malaysia Bhd
* Qtrly net profit 1.69 billion rgt
* Qtrly revenue 2.28 billion rgt
* Recommends dividend of 13.50 sens per share
* Year-Ago qtrly net profit 338.6 million rgt, revenue 2.29 billion rgt
* "The group remains cautious on the near term outlook of the leisure and hospitality industry, but continues to be positive on the long term"
* Special single-tier dividend of 7.3 sen per ordinary share
* "The outlook for the regional and domestic tourism is expected to remain positive in 2017"
* "The global economy is expected to improve in 2017 but at an uneven pace across major economies" Source (bit.ly/2ltFf1N) Further company coverage: