Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions

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June 9 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:

** Egypt's Commercial International Bank (CIB) will no longer sell its investment bank CI Capital to Beltone Financial, sources told Reuters.

** South African food producer Tiger Brands said it has sold its 51 percent stake in an Ethiopian business for an undisclosed sum to the other shareholder in the venture.

** Swedish music streaming service Spotify's co-founder, Daniel Ek, said he had no intention of selling the company, which has the biggest paid subscriber base in the world.

** The Guillemot family is considering increasing its stake in French video games maker Ubisoft, using proceeds of the sale of its shares in Gameloft to fend off Vivendi , Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot told daily Le Monde in an interview published on Thursday.

** Vodafone Plc agreed to sell its New Zealand unit to Auckland-based Sky Network Television Ltd for $2.4 billion in shares and cash, paving the way for a pivot by the British telecoms giant to faster growth markets in Asia.   Continuación...