THE SALE of shares in a United Breweries ( UB) Group holding company by promoter and chairman Vijay Mallya has raised eyebrows in financial circles for the low- key manner in which they were offloaded.
What does UB stand for?
UB stands for United Breweries (India)
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- Undistributed Budget
- Unexpected Behavior
- Ungerman Bass
- Unified Build (NTCS-A)
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- United Brewaries Ltd. (India)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Back in 1926 the London brewing giant Truman's shook the industry in Wales by taking over Swansea United Breweries.
India's United Breweries could have first right of refusal for Scottish & Newcastle, if the company is put up for sale.
However, United Breweries (UB), the firm owned by the "Indian Richard Branson" Vijay Mallya, is reported to be in discussions with Whyte & Mackay about acquiring the firm.
The owner, United Breweries Holdings, has said that it is considering either divesting to private investors or carrying out an initial public offering, to raise money to fund its expansion plans.
5pc of United Breweries Limited (UBL), which produces Kingfisher, India's best-selling beer.
The brewer has paid around pounds 88m for the share in a partnership with United Breweries.