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Carlyle gets more time to make an offer for Chemring

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Oct 12 (Reuters) - Chemring Group Plc said privateequity company Carlyle Group had been granted anotherextension to the "put up or shut up" deadline to make an offerfor the defence equipment maker.

Carlyle now has until Nov. 9 to either table a firm bid forChemring or walk away.

(Reporting by Abhishek Takle in Bangalore)

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Keywords: CHEMRING CARLYLE/