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BRIEF-Wesfarmers Says Co Remains Open To Engage With Lynas Board On Takeover Proposal

April 9 (Reuters) - Wesfarmers Ltd:

* WESFARMERS REMAINS OPEN TO ENGAGE WITH LYNAS BOARD ON OUR PROPOSAL

* OPEN TO ENGAGE WITH LYNAS ON PROPOSAL, WITH A VIEW TO PROGRESSING A LESS CONDITIONAL PROPOSAL

* WESFARMERS VIEWS LYNAS ANNOUNCEMENTS ON MONDAY AS POSITIVE PROGRESS TOWARDS SATISFACTORY LICENCE CERTAINTY

* WESFARMERS SAYS HAS ENGAGED IN TALKS WITH MALAYSIAN GOVERNMENT TO BETTER UNDERSTAND LICENSING AND REGULATORY REGIME AFFECTING LYNAS' OPERATIONS IN MALAYSIA Source text: http://bit.ly/2OYIeMw Further company coverage: