UPDATE 3-Deals of the day -- mergers and acquisitions

martes 5 de febrero de 2008 22:04 CET
 

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Feb 5 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals involving European, U.S. and Asian companies were reported by 2100 GMT on Tuesday.

(For Reuters columns on deals, click on [DEALTALK/])

** Kazakhmys Plc (KAZ.L: Cotización) will pay $1.5 billion to acquire the biggest power plant in Central Asian state Kazakhstan as well as a nearby coal field, the Kazakh copper company said.

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** Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank ADCB.AD> said it is looking to pay about $1.2 billion for a stake in Malaysia's RHB Capital (RHBC.KL: Cotización) to offer Islamic financial services in the Southeast Asian country. [nL05150013]

** Oman is considering the sale of up to 30 percent of Oman Telecommunications Co (Omantel) OTL.OM to a long-term investor by September, a government official said. [nL05498958]

** Time Warner Inc's (TWX.N: Cotización) AOL said it has purchased online affiliate marketing network buy.at as part of a strategy to bolster its Internet advertising operations. AOL did not disclose financial terms. [nN05328063]

** Germany's SAP AG (SAPG.DE: Cotización) said it had acquired 95.35 percent of Franco-American software maker Business Objects BOBJ.PABOBJ.O by the end of a second offer period. [nWEB4102]   Continuación...