BRIEF-Tatts board continues to believe proposed Tabcorp merger is in best interests of shareholders
* Tatts' board continues to believe that proposed tabcorp merger is in best interests of tatts shareholders
Jan 5 Maoye Communication and Network Co Ltd
* Says its shares to halt trading on Jan 6 pending stake transfer deal
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SYDNEY, April 28 Australian lottery operator Tatts Group on Friday said a A$6.15 billion cash takeover offer from a consortium backed by U.S. private equity giant KKR & Co was not superior to a cash-and-scrip bid from Tabcorp Holdings.