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SOUTH AFRICA

Unilever to buy GSK's Horlicks unit for $3.8bn

Unilever will acquire the Health Food Drinks portfolio of GlaxoSmithKline in India, Bangladesh and 20 other predominantly Asian markets for $3.8billion...

4 Dec 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

Is 'chocapocalypse' looming? Why we need to understand what's at stake

No more chocolate by 2050? Several articles have pointed recently that we are heading to a major chocolate crisis...

By Jovana Stanisljevic 4 Sep 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

Long hours often needed to satisfy taste for meat

A South African earning a minimum wage would need to work about six hours to afford a kilogram of beef...

24 Aug 2017

INDIA

Coca-Cola sales fall on strong dollar, weak Europe demand

BENGALURU - Coca-Cola's sales fell for the fourth straight quarter as demand for its fizzy drinks declined in Europe and a strong dollar eroded the value of sales in markets outside the US, including Latin America...

By Yashaswini Swamynathan 21 Apr 2016

INDIA

Nestle restarts Maggi noodle production in India

MUMBAI - Nestle said Tuesday it had restarted production of Maggi noodles in India after a government ban was overturned, in a major step towards getting the hugely popular brand back on shelves...

28 Oct 2015

INDIA

Wal-Mart boss sees 'progress' on easing India retail ban

NEW DELHI, INDIA: India's government appears to be moving closer to opening up the nation's vast retail sector to foreign investors, the head of the world's number one retailer Wal-Mart said on Monday.

27 Oct 2010

FRANCE

Poland's Metro named Young Reader Newspaper of Year

PARIS, FRANCE/DARMSTADT, GERMANY: The Metro newspaper in Poland has been named the 2010 World Young Reader Newspaper of the Year in the annual competition organized by the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishing (WAN-IFRA).

9 Sep 2010