BRIEF-Nile Cotton Ginning nine-month loss widens
* Nine-month net loss EGP 70.1 million versus loss of EGP 9.2 million year ago
Dec 16 Mq Holding Ab
* Q1 like-for-like sales declined -5.4 percent
* Q1 operating profit was sek 42 million (42), corresponding to an operating margin of 9.7 percent (10.9).
* Q1 net sales amounted to sek 433 million (382), up 13.4 percent.
* Q1 gross margin was 63.0 percent (59.7)
* Says The MQ Group's repositioning to reach a broader target group in Sweden is continuing Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting By Anna Ringstrom)