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Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions

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June 14 (Reuters) -The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1000 GMT on Friday:

** Vodafone Group VOD.L is looking to sell its entire $2.3 billion stake in India's Indus Towers INUS.NS through stock market block deals next week, two sources with direct knowledge said, part of the British firm's effort to repay debtnL4N3IC0LI

** French oil and gas major TotalEnergies TTEF.PA will sell its Brunei business to Malaysian independent exploration and production firm Hibiscus Petroleum HIBI.KL for $259.4 million, both companies said nL4N3IC099

** Germany's antitrust regulator has cleared plans of Czech billionaire Daniel Kretinsky's EP Corporate Group to acquire a stake in Thyssenkrupp's TKAG.DE steel division, the agency said nL8N3IC0C7

** Japan's Kirin Holdings 2503.T said it was offering 220.7 billion yen ($1.4 billion) to acquire the rest of skin care brand Fancl Corp 4921.T as the beer maker continues to pivot toward the health and wellness businesses nL4N3IB19W

** Britain's competition regulator launched a formal investigation into homebuilder Barratt's BDEV.L 2.52 billion pound ($3.21 billion) all-stock deal to buy smaller rival Redrow RDW.L to examine whether it has the potential to hurt competition nL3N3GE2EI

(Compiled by Rajarshi Roy in Bengaluru)


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