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Heineken opens US$60m Myanmar brewery 13 Jul 2015

Heineken has opened a US$60m brewery in Myanmar as part of a joint venture with local operator Alliance Brewery Company.


SABMiller silent over Myanmar Brewery stake talk 11 Feb 2015

SABMiller has declined to comment on reports that it is considering buying into Myanmar Brewery, the country's biggest beer producer.


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.