Kazakhmys PLC KAZ Director/PDMR Shareholding

  Kazakhmys PLC (KAZ) - Director/PDMR Shareholding

RNS Number : 6702D
Kazakhmys PLC
18 May 2012




  NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS, PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL
                     RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS

                                      



This form is intended for use by an issuer to make a RIS notification required
by DTR 3.1.4R(1).



(1) An issuer making a notification in respect of a transaction relating to
the shares or debentures of the issuer should complete boxes 1 to 16, 23 and
24.

(2) An issuer making a notification in respect of a derivative relating to
the shares of the issuer should complete boxes 1 to 4, 8, 13, 14, 16, 23 and
24.

(3) An issuer making a notification in respect of options granted to a
director/person discharging managerial responsibilities should complete boxes
1 to 3 and 17 to 24.

(4) An issuer making a notification in respect of a financial instrument
relating to the shares of the issuer (other than a debenture) should complete
boxes 1 to 4, 6, 8, 9, 11, 13, 14, 16, 23 and 24.

                                      



1. Name of the issuer



KAZAKHMYS PLC



2. State whether the notification relates to (i) a transaction notified in
accordance with DTR 3.1.4R(1)(a) or

(ii) DTR 3.1.4(R)(1)(c) a disclosure made in accordance with section 793 of
the Companies Act 2006; or

(iii) both (i) and (ii)



(i)



3. Name of person discharging managerial responsibilities/director



MATTHEW HIRD



4. State whether notification relates to a person connected with a person
discharging managerial responsibilities/director named in 3 and identify the
connected person



N/A



5. Indicate whether the notification is in respect of a holding of the person
referred to in 3 or 4 above or in respect of a non-beneficial interest



HOLDING



6. Description of shares (including class), debentures or derivatives or
financial instruments relating to shares



ORDINARY SHARES OF 20 PENCE EACH



7. Name of registered shareholder(s) and, if more than one, the number of
shares held by each of them



NAME         NUMBER OF PARTNERSHIP SHARES TOTAL BENEFICIAL SHAREHOLDING
MATTHEW HIRD              17                           132



8. State the nature of the transaction



PURCHASE OF ORDINARY SHARES UNDER THE PARTNERSHIP SHARES ELEMENT OF THE
KAZAKHMYS UK SHARE INCENTIVE PLAN 2010



9. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares
acquired



SEE ABOVE



10. Percentage of issued class acquired (treasury shares of that class should
not be taken into account when calculating percentage)



LESS THAN 0.01%



11. Number of shares, debentures or financial instruments relating to shares
disposed



N/A



12. Percentage of issued class disposed (treasury shares of that class should
not be taken into account when calculating percentage)



N/A



13. Price per share or value of transaction



737 PENCE PER SHARE



14. Date and place of transaction



14 MAY 2012 - LONDON



15. Total holding following notification and total percentage holding
following notification (any treasury shares should not be taken into account
when calculating percentage)



SEE ABOVE



16. Date issuer informed of transaction



17 MAY 2012



17. Date of grant





18. Period during which or date on which it can be exercised





19. Total amount paid (if any) for grant of the option





20. Description of shares or debentures involved (class and number)





21. Exercise price (if fixed at time of grant) or indication that price is to
be fixed at the time of exercise





22. Total number of shares or debentures over which options held following
notification





23. Any additional information





24. Name of contact and telephone number for queries



ROBERT WELCH +44 (0)20 7901 7831



Name and signature of duly authorised officer of issuer responsible for making
notification



ROBERT WELCH, COMPANY SECRETARY



Date of notification



18 MAY 2012



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