REFILE-Cheung Kong forms JV to buy Dutch waste processing firm for $1.26 bln

Sun Jun 16, 2013 8:28pm EDT

(Corrects to add editor's name)

HONG KONG, June 17 (Reuters) - Hong Kong property group Cheung Kong (Holdings) Ltd, controlled by Asia's richest man Li Ka-shing, said it will form a joint venture to buy Dutch waste processing firm RAV Water Treatment I B.V. for 943.68 million euros ($1.26 billion).

Other joint venture partners include Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Ltd, Power Assets Holdings Ltd , and Li Ka Shing Foundation Ltd, Cheung Kong said in a statement.

For the statement, click here ($1 = 0.7496 euros) (Reporting by Donny Kwok; Editing by Edwina Gibbs)