UPDATE 1-British retail sales suffer biggest squeeze in nearly 7 years as inflation bites
* GRAPHIC: UK retail sales shrink http://reut.rs/2ngKd2G (Adds market and economist reaction, CBI retail data)
Jan 9 Rowan Companies Plc :
* Rowan Companies Plc - on January 9, 2017 co called for redemption all $92.1 million of its 5.00% senior notes due 2017 - sec filing
* Rowan companies - redemption will be effected on February 8, 2017 Source text (bit.ly/2iVXGZX) Further company coverage:
* Has successfully repriced eur881 million of new euro-denominated term b-2 loans at an interest rate of euribor + 2.00%
ANTOFAGASTA, Chile, March 23 Negotiations between BHP Billiton and striking workers at its Escondida copper mine in Chile have failed, and the company will try to restart operations, mine President Marcelo Castillo said on Thursday.