H.R. OWEN PLC: Holding(s) in Company

TR-1: NOTIFICATION OF MAJOR INTEREST IN SHARESi                                  


        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                


    
1. Identity of the issuer or the underlying issuer                               
    
of existing shares to which voting rights are                              H.R. 
Owen PLC
attached:ii                                                                      


        
                                                                                


    
2 Reason for the notification (please tick the appropriate box or boxes):        


        
                                                                                


    
An acquisition or disposal of voting rights                                      


     YES
                                                                                


    
An acquisition or disposal of qualifying financial instruments which may result  
    
in the acquisition of shares already issued to which voting rights are attached  


        
                                                                                


    
An acquisition or disposal of instruments with similar economic effect to        
    
qualifying financial instruments                                                 


        
                                                                                


    
An event changing the breakdown of voting rights                                 


        
                                                                                


    
Other (please specify):                                                          


        
                                                                                


    
3. Full name of person(s) subject to the                        Berjaya 
Philippines Inc.
notification obligation:iii                                                      


        
                                                                                


    
4. Full name of shareholder(s)                                                   
    
 (if different from 3.):iv                                                       


        
                                                                                


    
5. Date of the transaction and date on                                           
    
which the threshold is crossed or                               19-Sept-13       
    
reached: v                                                                       


        
                                                                                


    
6. Date on which issuer notified:                               19-Sept-13       


        
                                                                                


    
7. Threshold(s) that is/are crossed or                          49%, 50%         
    
reached: vi, vii                                                                 


        
                                                                                
        
    8. Notified details:                                                            
            
                                                                                


        
A: Voting rights attached to shares viii, ix                                     


            
                                                                                


        
Class/type   Situation previous           Resulting situation after the 
triggering          
of           to the triggering            transaction                            
        
shares       transaction                                                         


            
                                                                                
            


         Number           Number      Number     Number of voting    % of  
voting rights
if possible  of               of          of shares  rights              x       
        
using        Shares           Voting                                             
        
the ISIN                      Rights      Direct     Direct xi  Indirect Direct 
 Indirect   
CODE                                                            xii              


            
                                                                                


        
50p Ordinary                                                                     
        
Shares       11,485,119       11,485,119  11,848,985 11,848,985 -        50.18  
 -           
                                                                             
        
GB0005202527                                                                     


            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                


        
B: Qualifying Financial Instruments                                              


            
                                                                                


        
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                             


            
                                                                                


        
Type of financial  Expiration  Exercise/              Number of voting          
% of voting 
instrument         date xiii   Conversion Period xiv  rights that may be        
rights       


                                                      acquired if the           
            
                                                      instrument is             
            
                                                      exercised/ converted.     
            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                


        
C: Financial Instruments with similar economic effect to Qualifying Financial    
        
Instruments xv, xvi                                                              


            
                                                                                


        
Resulting situation after the triggering transaction                             


            
                                                                                


        
Type of       Exercise price  Expiration Exercise/   Number of voting      % of 
voting      
financial                     date xvii  Conversion  rights instrument     
rights xix, xx   
instrument                               period      refers to                   


            
                                         xviii                                  
            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                
            


                                                                       
Nominal Delta      


                                                                                
            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                
            
                                                                                


        
Total (A+B+C)                                                                    


            
                                                                                


        
Number of voting rights                          Percentage of voting rights     


            
                                                                                


        
11,848,985                                       50.18                           


            
                                                                                
            
    9. Chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the  


    
financial instruments are effectively held, if applicable: xxi                   


        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                


    
Proxy Voting:                                                                    


        
                                                                                


    
10. Name of the proxy holder:                                                    


        
                                                                                


    
11. Number of voting rights proxy holder will cease                              
    
to hold:                                                                         


        
                                                                                


    
12. Date on which proxy holder will cease to hold                                
    
voting rights:                                                                   


        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                
        
                                                                                


    
13. Additional information:                                                      


        
                                                                                


    
14. Contact name:                                                  James Adams   


        
                                                                                


    
15. Contact telephone number:                                      020 7245 
1122         


                                                                                
        



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