from Anshuman Daga:
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Japan's Kirin Holdings (2503.T: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) is set to buy Fraser and Neave's (F&N) (FRNM.SI: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz) 55 percent stake in Myanmar's biggest brewer for $560 million, a person familiar with the deal said, in a move that will help it dominate one of Asia's most promising beer markets.
from The Great Debate:
The U.S. Constitution gives the states almost total control over how Americans live and vote. Republicans appear to have grasped the importance of this, but most Democrats have not. Since losing the White House and Congress in 2008, the GOP has focused time, money and talent on gaining control of state governments.
from Tim Collings:
LONDON, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Manchester United's new signing Memphis Depay struck two fine goals and made a third as they took a step towards a return to the Champions League group stage with a 3-1 victory over Club Bruges on Tuesday.
from Rodrigo Campos:
Aug 18 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday, with the S&P
500 trading in its tightest daily range in nearly a month,
weighed down by earnings-related selling in Wal-Mart and a drop
in commodity stocks on concerns about China's economy.