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Thai Beverage's Chairman Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi speaks during a news conference at the Singapore Exchange in Singapore in this May 30, 2006 file photo. REUTERS/Tim Chong/Files

Thai Beverage's Chairman Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi speaks during a news conference at the Singapore Exchange in Singapore in this May 30, 2006 file photo. REUTERS/Tim Chong/Files

Thai Beverage's Chairman Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi speaks during a news conference at the Singapore Exchange in Singapore in this May 30, 2006 file photo. REUTERS/Tim Chong/Files
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Stacks of Fraser and Neave (F&N) products are on display at its factory in Pulau Indah outside Kuala Lumpur in this December 4, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad/Files

Stacks of Fraser and Neave (F&N) products are on display at its factory in Pulau Indah outside Kuala Lumpur in this December 4, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad/Files

Stacks of Fraser and Neave (F&N) products are on display at its factory in Pulau Indah outside Kuala Lumpur in this December 4, 2012 file photo. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad/Files
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