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New McDonald’s China offers vision of innovation

Deliveries and a digitalised, personalised dining experience are part of the strategy of the new owners of McDonald’s China and Hong Kong.

McDonald’s China and Hong Kong deal formally announced

Details of the sale of 20-year rights to run McDonald’s China & Hong Kong have been formally released.

Changed deal as McDonald’s Corp sells

While naming the buyer for its China and Hong Kong stores, McDonald’s Corp will now keep a stakeholding.

McDonald’s China deal done – reports

Reuters is reporting a private-equity led consortium has been chosen to buy 20-year franchise rights for McDonald’s China.

McDonald’s Korea sale collapses

There are no bidders left for McDonald’s Korea – and TPG Capital has withdrawn from the race for McDonald’s China.

Final bids in for McDonald’s China business

Final bids are in from at least three groups bidding for the McDonald’s China and Hong Kong business.

New contenders for McDonald’s China and Hong Kong

Carlyle Group and TPG Capital are in joint bids for the McDonald’s China and Hong Kong franchise licences.

Bidding disappoints McDonald’s Corporation

McDonald’s Corporation says it is struggling to attract the calibre of bidders it wants for its China/Hong Kong franchise.

PE leading race for Tesco Korea

Private equity companies have been invited to bid for Tesco Korea Homeplus according to reports.

Szitic plans HK IPO

Chinese mall developer Szitic Commercial Property plans to raise up to $1 billion through an initial public offering in Hong Kong. Szitic has hired JPMorgan and China International Capital Corporation to manage its IPO expected to occur by the end of the year or in the first quarter of 2014. Since it was founded in 2003, Szitic has developed 10 shopping malls in cities including Beijing, Hangzhou and Suzhou. In May, it sold a 49 per cent stake in two of its malls to US private equity firm …

Carlyle Group takes stake in Chinese malls

US private equity firm committed to developing China’s retail property sector.


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