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SABMiller says YES to £68bn merger

Following the few rejections of an offer by global beer giant Anheuser-Busch InBev to merge, it seems multi-national brewer, SABMiller has accepted.

The deal is set to be worth £68 billion and is reported to be one of the top five mergers in corporate history and would be the largest takeover of a UK company.

Cape Talk/ 702's Stephen Grootes spoke to The Money Show presenter, Bruce Whitfield about what the deal means for South Africa.

Listen to the conversation below:

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Top SABC journos applauded for brave testimony

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Should SA beer drinkers worry about AB InBev proposed acquisition of SAB Miller?

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AB InBev explains vision for Africa. SABMiller rejects improved offer

AB InBev explains vision for Africa. SABMiller rejects improved offer

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