[BEIJING] Thousands of Chinese beer lovers left their facemasks and virus worries behind to gather in large crowds and raise a much-needed glass as the annual Qingdao beer festival opened over the...

HEINEKEN'S first-half net revenue fell 16.4 per cent as the impact of coronavirus-related lockdowns intensified in the second quarter, the Dutch beer maker said in an unscheduled preliminary...

[AMSTERDAM] Heineken, the world's second-largest brewer, reported a 53 per cent decline in first-half earnings as lockdowns decimated sales to bars and restaurants.

TONY Auliano and his wife, Melinda Lantz, stood, drinks in hand, outside the Factory 380, an Andy Warhol-themed bar on Third Avenue in Manhattan, on a recent Friday night. Mr Auliano, 63, would...

OBITUARY

SAN Miguel Corp chairman Eduardo Cojuangco, who many called "the Boss" and "Pac-Man" for his knack for acquiring businesses, has died at 85.

THAI Beverage Public Co (ThaiBev) has dismissed reports it is seeking a buyer for its businesses in Vietnam.

THAI Beverage Public Co (ThaiBev) is disputing news reports that it is seeking a buyer for its businesses in Vietnam, the mainboard-listed company said in a Friday bourse filing after the market...

[TOKYO] Japanese beer maker Asahi Group Holdings said on Monday it would borrow 1.19 trillion yen (S$15.69 billion) from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp to pay for its acquisition of Anheuser-Busch...

BARLEY farmers like Brett Askew cannot wait for pubs to reopen, but it is not the pints they are missing most.

[NEW YORK] A stainless-steel tanker winds down a gravel road, its 18 wheels coming to rest in front of a bright, red barn. A stubbled Vermonter in coveralls emerges from the structure and fits the...