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F&N to sell Myanmar Brewery stake after legal loss 31 Oct 2014

A Myanmar conglomerate has won a legal battle to wrest control of a brewing joint venture from Fraser & Neave (F&N).

Ball Corp to open beverage can plant in Myanmar 20 May 2014

Ball Corporation is to invest US$40m building a beverage can plant in Myanmar as global soft drink makers and brewers flock to the recently-opened market.

Lotte Chilsung moves into Myanmar with JV - report 30 Jan 2014

South Korea's Lotte Chilsung has invested US$81m to set up a JV in Myanmar with local company MGS Beverage, according to a report.

PepsiCo silent on Myanmar report 19 Dec 2013

PepsiCo has declined to comment on a report claiming the company has agreed a partnership in Myanmar with South Korean beverage firm Lotte Chilsung.

F&N faces fight for Myanmar Brewery stake 29 Aug 2013

Fraser & Neave has revealed that its joint-venture partner in Myanmar Brewery, Myanmar Economic Holdings (MEH), plans to start arbitration proceedings over its stake in the brewery.

Carlsberg to finish Myanmar brewery by end of 2014 9 Jul 2013

Carlsberg has confirmed to just-drinks it will complete its Myanmar brewery before the end of next year.

Coca-Cola Co kicks-off production in Myanmar 4 Jun 2013

The Coca-Cola Company has started bottling its products in Myanmar for the first time in more than 60 years.

Heineken leaves Tiger beer with F&N in Myanmar 13 May 2013

Fraser & Neave will continue to operate Heineken's Tiger brand in Myanmar for at least five years despite the Dutch brewer launching a JV in the country.

Heineken plans US$60m Myanmar brewery 13 May 2013

Heineken is to build a US$60m brewery in Myanmar as part of a new joint-venture in the country.

Carlsberg eyes growth with Myanmar JV 1 Feb 2013

Carlsberg is to follow PepsiCo and the Coca-Cola Co into Myanmar after it formed a joint venture with a local brewery.