Anheuser Busch Inbev SA : Anheuser-Busch Inbev to sell former SABMiller's Central and Eastern European business to Asahi . In connection with its business combination with SABMiller Limited (formerly SABMiller PLC) AB Inbev had made commitments to the European Commission (“EC”) to sell the CEE Business. . To sell businesses formerly owned by SABMiller Limited in Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary And Romania for an agreed enterprise value of 7.3 billion euros ($7.77 billion) . Closing is expected to take place in the first half of 2017 and shareholders will be updated in due course . Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and Lazard Frères & Co. LLC are acting as financial advisers to AB Inbev in connection with this transaction .The disposal process has been carried out under the supervision of Mazars LLP in their role as EC monitoring trustee.
ASAHI CO LTD:To issue a year-end dividend of 14 yen per share to all the shareholders of record as of Feb. 20, for FY ended Feb. 2016.Payment date May 16.Says latest dividend forecast was 12 yen per share.