Asahi Group Holdings Ltd (2502.T)
18 Aug 2017
TOKYO Japan's Asahi Group Holdings Ltd added 22 percent to its annual profit forecast on Thursday, as eastern European brands bought in March from Anheuser-Busch InBev NV boosted a beer business struggling with falling demand at home.
* Sapporo announces $85 mln purchase of U.S. brewer Anchor (Adds brands, domestic market context, sales forecast, domestic business breakdown, Kirin results)
TOKYO, Aug 3 Japan's Asahi Group Holdings Ltd raised its full-year outlook on Thursday, boosted by the inclusion of the eastern European beer brands it acquired from Anheuser-Busch InBev NV earlier this year.
BRUSSELS/TOKYO The leaders of Japan and the European Union aim to agree a free-trade deal in Brussels on Thursday that would remove almost all customs duties and give greater market access to Japanese car manufacturers and European food exporters.
TOKYO, June 30 Japan's Asahi Group Holdings Ltd on Friday said it will sell its remaining 20.4 percent stake in Tingyi-Asahi Beverages Holding Co Ltd to Chinese joint venture partner Tingyi (Cayman Islands) Holding Corp for $612 million.
TOKYO, June 30 Japan's biggest beer maker Asahi Group Holdings Ltd said on Friday that it was selling its remaining stake in China's Tingyi-Asahi Beverages Holding Co.
* Says it will issue 9th series unsecured corporate bonds worth 100 billion yen via public offering
* Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) removed the company from rating monitor-R&I
BRIEF-Asahi Group Holdings completes acquisition of SABMiller's Central and Eastern European business
* Says it completes acquisition of SABMiller's Central and Eastern European business as planned, at 7.3 billion Euros, on March 31
TOKYO Japanese beer maker Asahi Group Holdings Ltd said on Tuesday it will take on 7.4 billion euros (6.36 billion pounds) in bank loans to finance its acquisition of European assets from Anheuser-Busch InBev SAC NV .