Market Regulation Services - Trading Halt - Timminco Limited - TIM

May 8, 2008


    TORONTO, May 8 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by Market
Regulation Services (RS):

    Issuer Name: Timminco Limited
    TSX Ticker Symbol: TIM
    Time of Halt: 11:42 a.m. ET
    Reason for Halt: Pending News




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