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  • LONDON, July 27- SABMiller has told employees to pause the integration of its operations with those of Anheuser-Busch InBev as the brewer's board weighs its sweetened takeover offer, two sources familiar with the matter said. Still, AB InBev's U.S.-listed shares fell 3 percent and shares of Molson Coors, which is set to take over SAB's U.S. operations, fell 5...

  • LONDON— SABMiller has suspended work on integrating its operations with those of Anheuser-Busch InBev while it reviews AB InBev's sweetened bid, raising concern about completion of the 79 billion pound takeover. The suspension, announced by SABMiller CEO Alan Clark in a memo to employees on Tuesday, came soon after AB InBev increased its cash offer to 45...

  • BRUSSELS/ LONDON, July 26- Anheuser-Busch InBev raised its $100 billion- plus bid for rival brewer SABMiller on Tuesday in an attempt to quash investor dissent over an offer made less attractive by a post Brexit vote fall in the pound. The change comes after a number of activist investors, such as Elliott Capital Advisors and TCI Fund Management, bought stakes in...

  • *Share-and-cash alternative up by 88 pence. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, July 26- Anheuser-Busch InBev raised its $100 billion- plus bid for rival brewer SABMiller on Tuesday after a slide in the value of the pound following the Brexit vote made the offer less attractive for many investors, threatening to derail the deal. It also tweaked the terms of an alternative...

  • *Share-and-cash alternative up by 88 pence. LONDON/ BRUSSELS, July 26- Anheuser-Busch InBev raised its $100 billion- plus bid for rival brewer SABMiller on Tuesday after a slide in the value of the pound following the Brexit vote made the offer less attractive for many investors, threatening to derail the deal. It has also tweaked the terms of an alternative...

  • LONDON— Budweiser maker Anheuser-Busch InBev increased its cash offer for SABMiller to 45 pounds per share to blunt a revolt by investors who had seen the relative value of their payout plummet as the pound declined following Britain's vote to leave the European Union. AB InBev on Tuesday sweetened its bid by one pound a share to appease smaller investors who...

  • LONDON, July 21- SABMiller's board will review its $107 billion merger deal with Anheuser Busch InBev once all regulatory approvals have been secured, its chairman said on Thursday. However, the drop in sterling since the UK voted to leave the European Union has reduced the relative appeal of the all-cash offer aimed at most of SAB's shareholders.

  • LONDON, July 21- SABMiller's board will review its $107 billion merger deal with Anheuser Busch InBev once all regulatory approvals have been secured, its chairman said on Thursday. However, the drop in sterling since the UK voted to leave the European Union has reduced the relative appeal of the all-cash offer aimed at most of SAB's shareholders.

  • *SABMiller awaiting China preconditions before scrutinising terms. LONDON, July 21- The chairman of SABMiller said the brewer would consider the attractiveness of a $107 billion offer by Anheuser Busch InBev after the merger had undergone the regulatory process. At the company's annual general meeting on Thursday, Chairman Jan du Plessis said the board...

  • *SABMiller awaiting China preconditions before scrutinizing terms. LONDON, July 21- The chairman of SABMiller said the brewer would consider the attractiveness of a $107 billion offer by Anheuser Busch InBev after the merger had undergone the regulatory process. At the company's annual general meeting on Thursday, Chairman Jan du Plessis said the board...

  • LONDON, July 18- The Children's Investment Fund Management has taken a stake in SABMiller, the second activist to buy into the brewer in recent weeks, raising the prospect of a late push for improved takeover terms from AB InBev. The move by TCI comes ahead of SABMiller's annual meeting in London on Thursday when investors could question terms of a $100 billion-...

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  • The new port at Amber Cove in the Dominican Republic.

    Cruise giant Carnival Corp. is putting the finishing touches on its newest travel destination in the Dominican Republic.

  • Carnival’s Adonia ship is being turned into a new brand called Fathom.

    Carnival us adding a new cruise line, one that caters to travelers with social consciences.

  • A worker walks past a mural with a PDVSA logo at its gas station in Caracas, Venezuela, August 29, 2014.

    Days after OPEC decided not to give into Venezuela's plea to cut oil production, Caracas is on a cash-searching mission.

  • The Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World Resort.

    Early numbers show travelers are looking to book bigger and better vacations as soon as the weather warms up.

  • A petitioner holds a US flag during a naturalization ceremony.

    The top Senate Democrat on Sunday predicted that Congress will pass and send to President Barack Obama legislation overhauling the U.S. immigration system, saying "things are looking really good." Obama last week expressed hope Congress can get a deal done on immigration, possibly in the first half of the year.

  • FBI Investigating DC Sex Scandal?

    The Daily Caller reports the FBI is investigating Senator Bob Menendez on accusations the NJ Democrat purchased prostitutes and attended sex parties in the Dominican Republic. David Marosko, The Daily Caller, offers insight.

  • The nanny charged with stabbing to death two children she cared for on the Upper West Side of Manhattan told detectives that she had resentment toward the family, who she complained were always telling her what to do, a law enforcement official said this week.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 31- A U.S. free trade agreement with Panama went into force on Wednesday, five years after it was originally negotiated, opening the way for increased U.S. exports as the Central American country continues its canal expansion project.