India. Freshly brewed beer remains a dream for Delhi

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A freshly brewed pint of beer on a hot summer day would sound good to many, but Delhiites will have to wait as the government’s policy for micro-breweries remains lost in paperwork.

Small breweries and craft beers have gained popularity over the past decade across the country. (more…)

Four Chinese Beer Brands Among World’s Top 10 Best Sellers

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Four Chinese beer brands are among the world’s top 10 best-selling beers, according to market research firm Euromonitor International.

The business intelligence company’s 2015 ranking show that breweries Harbin, Yangjin, Tsingtao, and Snow were among the world’s top 10 best sellers based on market share. This likely accounts to China’s large population, which is anticipated to generate a steady beer demand. (more…)

India. Foreign bank to snap Mallya ties

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Troubled tycoon Vijay Mallya’s pangs have just got worse.

Overseas banks have now started to tighten the screws on the beer baron who scurried out of India last month after a passel of local banks declared him a wilful defaulter and initiated court proceedings to recover over Rs 9,000 crore in unpaid loans. (more…)

Guinness Anchor to be Heineken Malaysia

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If a combination of Anheuser Busch InBev and SABMiller could prompt the mega-brewer to focus on its bigger brands and see a massive worldwide distribution, then it should also be the case for Malaysian-listed Guinness Anchor Bhd (GAB), whose major shareholder now is the second largest beer group in the world by volume, Heineken NV. (more…)

Carlsberg brings international brand to Viet Nam

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Carlsberg Vietnam officially introduced Tuborg, its premium international beer, to Viet Nam on Friday. Tuborg is the number one brand of beer by volume in the Carlsberg Group portfolio, and is sold in more than 70 countries and continues to grow globally, particularly in Asia. (more…)