BRIEF-Zijin Mining Plans Up To 8.0 Bln Yuan A-Share Issue, Share Trade To Halt

Nov 12 (Reuters) - Zijin Mining Group Co Ltd :

* SAYS IT PLANS TO RAISE UP TO 8.0 BILLION YUAN ($1.14 billion) VIA A-SHARE ISSUE TO FUND THE ACQUISITION OF NEVSUN RESOURCES

* SAYS TRADING IN A-SHARES TO HALT BETWEEN NOV 15 AND 20, WILL RESUME ON NOV 21 Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/2Q8VFfw; http://bit.ly/2KbnUqc Further company coverage: ($1 = 6.9941 Chinese yuan renminbi) (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)