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As Inter deal nears, Suning eyes football empire

Chinese retail giant is expected to buy a majority stake in the famous Italian football club; it is also reportedly seeking deals to help create a global sporting "ecosystem"

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Chinese retail giant Suning Commerce Group Co Ltd, set to tie up a deal for Italian football club Inter Milan, is already eyeing bigger ambitions: controlling a global sports empire stretching from football clubs to online broadcasting.

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CHINESE retail giant Suning Commerce Group Co Ltd, set to tie up a deal for Italian football club Inter Milan, is already eyeing bigger ambitions: controlling a global sports empire stretching from football clubs to online broadcasting.

Suning and Inter Milan are due to...

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