BRIEF-Staples to be acquired by Sycamore Partners for about $6.9 bln in cash
* Staples, Inc enters into definitive agreement to be acquired by sycamore partners for $10.25 per share in cash, or approximately $6.9 billion
April 12Zhongbai Holdings Group Co Ltd :
* Says net profit for FY 2017 Q1 to increase by 2652 percent to 2701 percent, or to be 106.6 million yuan to 108.5 million yuan, compared to net profit of FY 2016 Q1 (3.9 million yuan)
* Says equity transfer as main reason for the forecast
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