LONDON Oct 8- Britain's top share index fell early on Monday, exhibiting weakness after gains in the previous session and overnight falls in Asia, with some caution building among investors ahead of the start of the new earnings season.
LONDON, Oct 8- Petmin Ltd:. in kwazulu-natal in South Africa. representatives and amcu unions on October 7.
LONDON, Oct 8- Explorers Aminex and Solo Oil said they were seeking a partner to help pay for their hunt for oil and gas in Tanzania, a country attracting high interest from oil majors who see East Africa as a new hydrocarbon producing region.
LONDON, Oct 8- Aquarius Platinum Ltd:.
LONDON, Oct 8- The largest shareholder in BAE. "Invesco has, on and off, owned shares in BAE for over twenty years," it said in a statement. "Invesco believes BAE is a strong business with distinctive positions in the global defence market, especially in the U.S. and UK, and good stand-alone prospects.
*Underlining the uncertain outlook, the World Bank cut its growth forecasts for the East Asia and Pacific region on Monday and said there was a risk the slowdown in China could get worse and last longer than expected.
LONDON, Oct 8- Mwana Africa PLC:.
LONDON, Oct 8- Rathbone Brothers PLC:.
LONDON, Oct 8- Wincanton PLC:.
LONDON, Oct 8- British Land:.
LONDON, Oct 8- Development Securities PLC:.
Oct 8- The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal on Monday. *Government officials negotiating terms for the proposed merger of BAE Systems and Airbus parent EADS remain deadlocked over key issues including state ownership stakes.
Lavrov speaks to the Association of European Business in Russia on EU-Russia relations in the context of Russian WTO membership and Eurasian integration processes. Crown Princess Mary of Denmark visits St. Petersburg.
LONDON, Oct 8- Metro Baltic Horizons Plc:.
LONDON, Oct 8- Big Yellow Group PLC:.
LONDON, Oct 8- Lancashire Holdings Ltd:. *Has launched and priced U.S. $130 million 5.70% senior unsecured notes due.
LONDON, Oct 8- RSM Tenon Group PLC:.
LONDON, Oct 8- The chief executive of Aquarius Platinum, the fourth-largest platinum miner, has resigned with immediate effect, the company said on Monday, giving no reason for his departure. A replacement for Stuart Murray, who was also chairman of the miner's principal, South African subsidiary, will be considered "in due course", it said in a statement.
LONDON, Oct 8- Solo Oil PLC:. *Seeks industry partner in tanzania. *Solo Oil Plc and aminex engaged firstenergy capital to manage the.
LONDON, Oct 8- WPP PLC:.