UPDATE 1-Akebono in talks to buy some Robert Bosch brake ops

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* Akebono: in talks on part of Bosch North America brake ops * Wants to make decision on acquisition by end of 2009 (Adds background, details) TOKYO, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Japanese auto parts maker Akebono Brake said it is in talks with Germany's Robert Bosch [ROBG.UL] to buy part of its brake business in North America. An Akebono spokesman said the company wants to make a decision by the end of 2009 whether it will buy assets from Robert Bosch. He did not elaborate on exactly which ...

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