BRIEF-Li Ning posts FY net profit of RMB643.3 mln
* Board did not propose final dividend for years ended 31 december 2016 and 2015 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
March 9 United Plantations Bhd
* Feb crude palm oil production 16,664 MT; Feb palm kernel production 3,602 MT; Feb coconuts production 6.4 million nuts Source text ( bit.ly/2n2em7c) Further company coverage:
* Unit has entered into a binding agreement to acquire 16 KFC restaurants located in Netherlands from subsidiaries of Yum! Brands
DETROIT, March 22 The cost to implement tough fuel-efficiency standards for cars imposed by the Obama administration for the first half of the next decade could be up to 40 percent lower than previously estimated using existing conventional technologies, according to a report from a nonprofit group released on Wednesday.