LONDON, Oct 31 - British wholesale gas prices for November and December fell to their lowest ever levels on Friday after Ukraine and Russia signed a deal which will see Moscow resume supplies of gas over the winter.
* Confirms FY forecast for core EBIT growth of 10 pct (Adds CEO quotes, details)
TOKYO, Oct 31 - The governor of Kagoshima prefecture, home to Kyushu Electric Power Co's Sendai plant, said restarting the nuclear facility was in its "final stage" in a positive sign for the industry, as the trade minister reiterated support for reviving idled reactors.
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* EU sees "first glimmer" of detente in gas accord (Adds further detail, quotes throughout)
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