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Metro Wholesale Myanmar keen to expand into more cities

Metro Wholesale Myanmar is eager to expand into other cities following the successful launch in Yangon.

Eight bidders in running for Metro China

Yonghui Superstores – part owned by Dairy Farm Group – is among at least eight bidders for the Metro China business.

Alibaba buys World First, eyes Metro China investment

Alibaba subsidiary Ant Financial says it plans to buy UK-headquartered money-transfer company WorldFirst.

Metro Cash and Carry India plans smaller stores

Metro Cash and Carry India is turning to smaller stores to speed up its network rollout as it tries to reach profitability.

Tycoon outbids Central for Big C Thailand

Thai tycoon Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi has secured the 58.6 per cent stake in Big C Thailand from French retailer Group Casino after a short bidding process.

German giant buys Classic Fine Foods

German retailer Metro AG has paid $290 million to buy Singapore restaurant supplier Classic Fine Foods Group from private equity owned EQT.