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  1. May 19 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1000 GMT on Friday:

    ** Suitors including private equity firms KKR & Co LP KKR.N , Bain Capital and U.S. chip maker Broadcom Ltd AVGO.O are lining up for Toshiba Corp's 6502.T semiconductor business, sources familiar with matter said ahead of a deadline for second-round offers on Friday.

    ** French satellite operator Eutelsat ETL.PA has agreed to sell its 33.69 percent stake in Spanish business Hispasat to majority shareholder Abertis ABE.MC for 302 million euros ($336 million).

    ** Mining group Pallinghurst Resources Ltd PGLJ.J , the largest shareholder of precious stones miner Gemfields Plc GEM.L , on Friday offered to buy out the remaining 52.91 percent it does not already own for about 111.9 million pounds ($145.2 million).

    ** Alibaba Health Information Technology Ltd 0241.HK said on Friday controling shareholder Alibaba Group Holding Ltd BABA.N would sell HK$3.8 billion ($488.3 million) worth of health food and nutritional products businesses to the company, further developing it into Alibaba's healthcare flagship platform.

    ** Power producer Vistra Energy Corp VST.N has proposed to take over debt-laden rival Dynegy Inc DYN.N , the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.

    ** South Korea's SK Hynix Inc 000660.KS said on Friday it will submit a final bid for Toshiba Corp's 6502.T memory chip business as part of a consortium.

    ** The private equity groups behind a hostile bid for British challenger bank Shawbrook Group SHAW.L said on Friday they had backing from investors holding 45.1 percent of its shares, and were extending the offer period.

    ** U.S. buyout firm TPG Capital Management on Friday said it would make a commitment to editorial independence if it succeeds in its A$2.76 billion ($2.05 billion) offer for Australia's oldest newspaper publisher, Fairfax Media Ltd (FXJ) .

    ** Australia's two biggest billboard companies on Friday called off a deal in which APN Outdoor Group Ltd (APO) would buy rival oOh!media Ltd (OML) for A$735 million ($544.9 million), after the antitrust regulator raised concerns.

    ** Japanese chemicals maker Daicel Corp 4202.T and auto parts maker Toyoda Gosei Co 7282.T said on Friday they will invest 1 billion yen ($9 million) in each other's equity, deepening ties as both companies expand their global air bag businesses.



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