MEHL to Sell Mandalay Brewery to Kirin

​​ Japanese brewer Kirin will buy Mandalay Brewery of Myanmar for an estimated several hundred million yen (several million dollars) in its latest effort to strengthen its presence in the Asia-Oceania region, a newspaper said on February 11. Kirin will create a local subsidiary to take over the country’s oldest brewery, based in the northern […]

Myanmar Brewery to boost beer output to slake domestic thirst

TOKYO — Myanmar Brewery will ramp up its beer production capacity by about 10% to keep up with increasing local consumption amid economic growth. The group member of Japan’s Kirin Holdings will spend hundreds of millions of yen (100 million yen equals $917,200) to add equipment such as fermentation tanks, a key component in beer […]