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Carlsberg's Olivaria Brewery switches CEO 8 Oct 2013

Carlsberg-controlled Olivaria Brewery in Belarus has appointed a new CEO.


Heineken secures EUR5m loan for Belarus brewery 25 Jan 2013

Heineken has received a EUR5m (US$6.7m) loan for its brewery in Belarus to promote improved barley yields from local farmers.


Belarus' beer exports rise 6% 12 Jun 2012

Belarus beer exports increased by 6% in the first five months of this year, according to reports.


Carlsberg takes control of Olivaria Brewery 18 Jan 2011

Carlsberg has acquired a controlling stake in the third largest brewer in Belarus, Olivaria, for an undisclosed sum.


just the Facts - The Belarus beer market 16 Jul 2010

Carlsberg's Baltic Beverages Holding unit has increased its stake in Olivaria Brewery, the third largest brewer in Belarus.


Carlsberg unit raises stake in Olivaria Brewery 15 Jul 2010

Carlsberg's Baltic Beverages Holding unit has increased its stake in Olivaria Brewery, the third largest brewer in Belarus.


Heineken adds Zlaty Bazant to Belarus portfolio 1 Dec 2009

Heineken has confirmed that it has begun local brewing of its Slovak beer brand Zlaty Bazant in Belarus.


BELARUS: Carlsberg looks to boost presence 30 Jan 2009

Belarus has emerged as an unlikely battleground for global brewers in early 2009, after Carlsberg has followed SABMiller in expressing its interest in the country's beer market.


SABMiller eyes Belarus beer sector entry 15 Jan 2009

SABMiller has confirmed its ongoing interest in acquiring a brewery in Belarus, following state media reports of government support for a move.


Olvi buys majority stake in Lidskoe Pivo 6 Oct 2008

Finnish brewer Olvi has acquired a majority stake in Belarusian brewery Lidskoe Pivo.