27 Jan '13, 10pm

Thai takeover opens exit door for coveted F&N chairman Lee: SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Lee Hsien Yang, the brother of...

Thai takeover opens exit door for coveted F&N chairman Lee: SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Lee Hsien Yang, the brother of...

By John O'Callaghan and Saeed Azhar SINGAPORE | Sun Jan 27, 2013 5:31pm EST SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Lee Hsien Yang, the brother of Singapore's prime minister and chairman of Fraser and Neave Ltd (F&N), will enter a new chapter in his corporate life - and could well leave F&N - as the group looks set to be taken over by Thailand's third-richest man. Lee, 55, the second son of Singapore's founding leader Lee Kuan Yew, oversaw a bidding war for F&N (FRNM.SI ) that led to Southeast Asia's biggest corporate takeover. The deal values the 130-year-old drinks and property conglomerate at around $11 billion and will reward shareholders handsomely. Despite some friction with Lee's board, there are compelling reasons for Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi to keep on the astute, well-connected scion as the Thai beer baron looks to unlock value from F&N's drinks business, distribution networks an...

Full article: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/27/us-fraserandnea...

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nicolekiss.blogspot.com 28 Jan '13, 3pm

good to see handycrafts made by the locals! Nowadays lots of the souvenirs are made not from the country of origin but ins...

F&N to dissolve board as Thai tycoon moves closer to control: SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Fraser and Neave Ltd's (F&N)...

F&N to dissolve board as Thai tycoon moves clos...

reuters.com 29 Jan '13, 7am

By Eveline Danubrata SINGAPORE | Tue Jan 29, 2013 2:13am EST SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Fraser and Neave Ltd's (F&N) (FRNM.SI )...

Fraser and Neave adviser says Thai tycoon's raised offer is "fair": SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Fraser and Neave Ltd's...

Fraser and Neave adviser says Thai tycoon's rai...

reuters.com 27 Jan '13, 3am

SINGAPORE | Sat Jan 26, 2013 10:01pm EST SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Fraser and Neave Ltd's (FRNM.SI ) independent financial adv...

NEW POST: Uncommon Thai food by Thai Chef and handsome Taiwanese boss. Soi Thai Kitchen, Tampines #sgfood

NEW POST: Uncommon Thai food by Thai Chef and h...

When we were there, we thought Soi Thai was rather like Nakhon Kitchen but rest assured, Soi Thai has tricks up its sleeve...

WP"s Lee Lilian wins by a large margin.... #pun...

singaporemind.blogspot.com 26 Jan '13, 5pm

First, congrats to the winner Lee Lilian of WP. Second, SDP’s decision not to contest in the BE contributes to the outcome...

Learning from Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew #Singapore

Learning from Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew #Singapore

belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu 30 Jan '13, 10pm

Aerial view of Singapore at sunrise "Development: Learning from Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew" Op-Ed, Technology+Policy | Innov...

Rakuten Opens Singapore Base, Eyes Southeast As...

techinasia.com 28 Jan '13, 12pm

Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten (JSD:4755) now has a regional headquarters situated at One George Road in Singapore. The...

Vizio aims to bump up TV sales to 6.5 million units in 2013, says chairman

Vizio aims to bump up TV sales to 6.5 million u...

digitimes.com 28 Jan '13, 9am

Vizio aims to bump up TV sales to 6.5 million units in 2013, says chairman Julian Ho, Taipei; Alex Wolfgram, DIGITIMES [Mo...

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todayonline.com 28 Jan '13, 10pm

SINGAPORE — Reiterating that Singapore society is not likely to come to a conclusion on gay rights, Prime Minister Lee Hsi...

Thai Airways Exclusive Mastercard Air Fares 7 Feb – 27 Mar 2013 Singapore

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WP's Lee wins Punggol East by-election

WP's Lee wins Punggol East by-election

channelnewsasia.com 26 Jan '13, 3pm

SINGAPORE: Ms Lee Li Lian of the Workers' Party (WP) has won the Punggol East by-election. Returning Officer Mr Yam Ah Mee...

Exclusive: Bank probes find manipulation in Sin...

reuters.com 28 Jan '13, 12am

In Singapore, benchmark rates for both interbank lending and certain NDFs are set by panels of banks organized by the ABS....