BRIEF-Philippine Seven Posts H1 Operating Income, Before IFRS Impact, Of 1.2 Bln Pesos

Aug 14 (Reuters) - Philippine Seven Corp:

* H1 OPERATING INCOME, BEFORE IFRS IMPACT, ROSE 47.4 PERCENT TO ALMOST 1.2 BILLION PESOS

* SAME STORE SALES GROWTH IN Q2 ACCELERATED TO 13.0 PERCENT

* HY SYSTEM-WIDE SALES 26,988.0 MILLION PESOS VERSUS 22,172.0 MILLION PESOS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: